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 makes it two in a row!
Lawrence & Tommy take final trophy
Linda & Ken 2014 winners
Tie for top Jersey pairs
Elaine, Alf & Rosemarie - top trio
Lyndon & Joan take title
The 2015 fixture list is now on the Fixtures page and a summary of the 2014 results is at the Results/Archive page (follow the 2014 link).
The next Winter Melee event is on 1st February, followed by the next Soup Night Melee on the 12th. Details of the Open Doubles Competition will be on the site soon.
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