Boule at the FAREHAM Pétanque Club, Henry Cort Drive, Fareham, Hampshire. French Boule is a game for all ages, all the family - Why not try it? Come and watch and see.
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  The Fareham Pétanque Club - The follow-on Club from Limesdowne PC of Catisfield

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   Daytime play at our first-ever weekend competition

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Playing Information:

* New Boule players welcome -- the game is easy to play and pick up. You just need to have a try.
You can be 8 or 80+, fit or unfit, large or small.
We have sets of boule (in different sizes) so you can see how you get on.

* New players are covered by English Pétanque Association insurance while they are trying the game.

* After playing 3 times you are expected to apply for Membership of the Club and apply for an English Pétanque Association licence. ( the EPA Licence then provides ongoing insurance. )

* Visiting Boule Players are also welcome, if they hold an EPA or other country licence. After playing up to 3 times they are expected to apply for Membership of the Club.




You can become a Member whether your EPA Licence is obtained through Fareham Petanque Club or you hold a licence via another club or association.

However only Members with EPA Licence issued at FPC can play for the Club in League matches.

The Membership classes are:

  • Full

  • Junior (under 18s)


  For more information about Membership contact:

Linda Ashmore (Membership Secretary)

( email to the id below will be passed to her)




Club Night

- Wednesday nights, from about 7:30, for practice. Even in winter ..... ;-)

New players are welcome.

This is your chance to come along and have a go

(members will explain the basics and show you how to throw a boule).

Or just have a look.


Note: On the First Weds in the month there may be an informal competition ( a £1 melee). 7:30 sharp.


And look out for our 'Come And Try' Events.



For General Information on the Game


go to Playing - Click here to find Pages about Pétanque

.. including:

  • Basic Introduction (quick guide on how you play)

  • Pointers to the Full Rules

  • More Information

  • ....



  Play at the SCPA Regional Doubles held at Limesdowne


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Limesdowne PC - Most recent revision: 17 Nov 2013