The history of the Jersey Petanque Club has its origins in friendly games of boules on St. Ouen’s beach, progressing to more challenging encounters on campsites in France and culminated in regular gatherings of enthusiasts at the Old Portelet Inn before the club was eventually established in April 1986.
Four local residents had first proposed the idea for a club in Jersey and through the columns of the local Jersey Evening Post, they encouraged others to join them. A feature item in September 1985 attracted more than 30 like-minded novices to the game and great progress was made in this first season.Continue Reading ›
Tommy Glennie takes the Cup!
Tommy Glennie first
Mick & Pru take final top spot
Carrefour take Birch Cabaret trophy
Elaine & Lawrence take honours
The Club website is now back to normal, with all photographs having ben replaced. Thank you for your forebearance during this time.
The Winter season is under way with the first of the melees being held on 3rd November. The next melee is on 1st December, along with the Christmas Draw all washed down with mince pies and mulled wine. make sure you don't miss it!
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