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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.

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Contact Lamorinda Pétanque Club by email

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

See the 2014 FPUSA Calendar here.

See the 2014 Bay Area and Beyond Calendar here.

See the video Petanque in the USA here.

See the Lamorinda Smugmug Photo Galleries here.

Find Upcoming Tournament Information and Petanque Partner Finder here.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

The Lamorinda Petanque Club will be hosting both the
2014 FPUSA Men's and Women's National Triples Championships
on August 2 and 3, 2014 on their terrain at 480 St Marys Road in Lafayette, California.

In addition to being National Championships, these are Qualification Tournaments:

The Men's Triples Championship will determine the Official U.S. National Team for the 2015 F.I.P.J.P. Men’s World Confederations Cup Tournament which will be held in New Caledonia in late 2015.

The Women's Triples Championship will determine the Official U.S. National Team for the 2015 F.I.P.J.P. Women’s World Championship. The venue will be announced when details become available.

On Sunday, August 3 there will be a consolante tournament, the FPUSA Federation Cup Select Triples Tournament in which any licensed FPUSA member may participate.

Our terrain will be open on Friday, so you can come on down and familiarise yourself with the pistes. Registration and start times for both Saturday and Sunday are contained in the Tournament forms.

You will get all the Forms, Rules and other information you need by visiting the 2014 FPUSA Men's and Women's National Triples Championships website.Please click this link to get there:

This link is also posted on the Landing Spot

Saturday, May 3, 2014

The City of Dublin  has invited the Lamorinda Petanque Club to their Annual Spring Faire at the beautiful Heritage Park and Museums in Dublin on Saturday, May 10.

We will be there from 12 noon to 5:00 PM playing some Petanque and also inviting people to have a go. We will have spare sets of boules that faire goers can use.

Here is a link to their Spring Faire Web page - See what's on 

Faire Goers are invited to enjoy the beautiful park and French-Parisian crafts, activities and entertainment, and of course, Petanque.

Friday, May 2, 2014

On May 18, 2014  the Lamorinda Petanque Club will be hosting two FPUSA tournaments:

NorCal Inter-Regional Men's Singles
NorCal Inter-Regional Women's Singles 


1. All FPUSA members may participate with no limits or restrictions made on the regional   
    affiliation of the players. 

4. Pre-Registration with full payment is required for this event by the day of the closing date 
    noted on the entry form. 

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 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.