Petanque Social Play. Free. New friends, play, and be outdoors. (ENH)Boules

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Petanque Social Play. Free. Make new friends, play, and enjoy the outdoors. Beginners welcome. Ages 8 to 80+. Everyone gets to play. Its a strategy and skill game similar to Bocce. If you like bocce, corn hole, disk golf, bowling, croquet, shuffleboard, pickleball or horseshoes.... then you will love the game of Petanque. Pronounced “Pay-tonk”. We supply all needed equipment and instruction. No experience necessary. Come out and enjoy the day while making new friends. Sponsored by Carolina Petanque. Playing Petanque at locations throughout the Carolinas. The game goes by the name Boules in France. Overview of game... In pétanque the objective is to score points by having boules closer to the target than the opponent after all boules have been thrown. This is achieved by throwing or rolling boules closer to the small target ball, officially called a jack but known colloquially as a cochonnet, or by hitting the opponents' boules away from the target, while standing inside a circle with both feet on the ground. Nevin Community Park Nevin Petanque/Bocce Courts 6000 Statesville Rd., Charlotte, NC 28269 Call or text Densye at 803-802-5033 for more info. 3rd Saturday of month. 10 - 2 pm,-play,-and-be-outdoors.-(ENH)Boules

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6000 Statesville Rd.
Charlotte, NC 28269


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