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We play every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday from 2 PM until dark.
If you drop in at those times you will get in a few games.

Click on the city for their Weather:   Lafayette   San Rafael   Sonoma   San Francisco   Portland,OR

Contact Lamorinda Pétanque Club by email

Learn more about Petanque by clicking on these links: Petanque America,   Petanque.org   and   Federation of Petanque USA

See the 2014 FPUSA Calendar here.

See the 2014 Bay Area and Beyond Calendar here.

Find Upcoming Tournament Information and Petanque Partner Finder here.

See the Lamorinda Smugmug Photo Galleries here.

See the video Petanque in the USA here.

Friday, October 11, 2013



Federation of Petanque, USA (FPUSA) is a non-profit sports organization whose purpose is to build a national body of FPUSA - affiliated clubs and individuals dedicated to spreading, practicing and enjoying Petanque, a worldwide outdoor bowling game of modern French derivation via ancient Greece and Rome.

Please visit usapetanque.org to locate a petanque club near you!

A gracious thank you to Dexter Darden for his participation on the project and a big thank you to all the petanque enthusiasts who have made it into the final creation. This would not be possible without your support and generosity. Also a special thank you to the Kitt family.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013




International Petanque Champion Marco Foyot will be visiting a dozen locations across the country where he will conduct clinics on skills of the game of petanque and also compete against local FPUSA club players.

Go to the Marco Foyot Tour of the United States website to find out when and where and also who Marco Foyot is. Click here to go there.

Everyone is welcome to come and watch a Champion in action.


Friday, September 6, 2013


Here is a new wrinkle on tournaments:

Wednesday, July 24, 2013


July 21 saw the 2nd Annual Lamorinda Cup Tournament held at our pistes in Lafayette. There were 20 mixed teams from the Bay Area and as far afield as Ukiah, Fresno, Oakhurst, and Sacramento. Thanks to all the players who helped to make it a memorable day good play. 

Mickey and Nicole Coughlin (Redwood Empire Boules Club), Concours winners of the 2nd Annual Lamorinda Cup Tournament

...with Champagne and Trophy Glasses...


...and a nice Cash Prize

Jer and Chue Thao (Fresno Petanque club), 2nd Place Concours

Narin Garrett and PJ Mallette (VOMPC), 3rd Place Concours

John and Tish Harris (Oakhurst), 4th Place Concours
Hans Kurz and Shannon Bowman (VOMPC), 1st Place Consolante

Henry Wessel and Calvert Barron (La Petanque Mariniere), 2nd Place Consolante

Terese Pollock and Carlos Couto (Lamorinda Petanque Club) 3rd Place Consolante


And some photo memories.....


















Wednesday, July 10, 2013


Second Annual Lamorinda Cup Header



The Second Annual 

Lamorinda Cup Tournament
will be held on Sunday, 21 July 2013

SELECT MIXED DOUBLES - $30.00 per TEAM

Pre-registration of teams is required! 
You can pay your $30.00 on Sunday 21 July.

90% of entry fee will go to Cash Prizes
also
Cash Prizes in the optional 
Pointing and Shooting Contest at lunchtime - $5.00entry

Coffee and Croissants in the Morning

Registration closes at 8.30AM
Play begins at 9.00AM
Please bring your own Lunch

Apéritifs will be served after the Tournament


Any questions? Call 925 891 4756

If you are looking for a partner you can use the 
Petanque Partner FinderClick here to enter your name.