Novices having a go
Saturday: 10.30am – 11.30am during spring and summer
If you enjoy light competition, tactically minded and looking for a challenge petanque is the game for you! Similar to bowls, the aim of the game is to throw hollow metal balls as close as possible to the cochonnet (small wooden ball). Originally from France, Petanque can be played in teams or played by individuals in a competitive or social context; making it an ideal game for everyone!
The Benefits of Petanque
Petanque is a social and inclusive game. Available to individuals of all ages and abilities you can meet new friends there or bring old friends with you! With a strong focus on technique, this non-strenuous activity is ideal to improve focus and concentration alongside light exercise.
What Should I Wear?
We recommend that you wear loose and comfortable clothing with appropriate footwear like trainers for good stability.