Pétanque (pay-tonk) is an international French sport (related to Italian Bocce Ball) for teams of 2 or 3, played by rolling or throwing metal balls at a smaller wooden target ball. To learn more about Pétanque, please watch the videos at: http://athenspetanqueclub.wix.com/play and visit https://www.facebook.com/boulesathens/
Pétanque is an enjoyable, competitive game of concentration, strategy, mindful focus, and body-mind coordination; with health benefits that include stress relief, improved flexibility, light cardio, and the positive mental and physical impacts of this social, outdoor activity.
Pétanque is a learn as you play activity, so lessons, previous playing experience, and equipment are not required to join in the fun. So sign up today!
Dedicated outdoor Pétanque courts are available at Lay Park, past the swimming pool and tennis courts.