As part of the citys promotions to have the fench vs all blacksrugby test the council invited our petanque club to set up a piste in the town centre.
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a few limitations there as the piste had to very temporary in and out in 3 hours.a makeshift piste was created and the sporting heros of cricket and rugby turned out to compete at a game unknown to them petanque a close battle was held with cricket cleaning up in the first game and rugby saving themselves for a 1 all decider game cricket were behind but pulled it off in the last end to win
For some reason the worl championship in petanque is held in the buzzling metroloplis of Tahiti this year! So pack your swimwear and go there at once!
Finally petanque has found a new home, as a bar game! Althought it might take a few years befor the darts-boards get the boot and petanque moves in everywhere it has started to happen
The Financial times has finally understood that Petanque is the game of the future, with our long time friend Mike Pegg, International umpire. "It may not be the sunny south of France but even on a chilly Devon day, British fans are warming to the charms of pétanque"
This is a product we have mentioned earlier, just because it is sooooo French. A Tour de France petanque-set! This is more French than a baguette!
We stumbled across a petanque-game for the andoid-system. From the produces description:"Petanque in St Tropez is a 3D bowls game, as played on the mediterannean coast." We do not have an android-phone to test it on, perhaps one of you can help us out?
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