No matter where we come from, we all have played some kind of game in which we roll or throw a ball towards a target. Boules, Bocce and Pétanque are the most popular of these types of games. But the differences among the three can be really confusing at times.
Petanque is a form of boules where the goal is to toss and roll steel or stone balls while standing inside a circle with both feet on the ground. As any game goes, one should know where to play, select the boules to use, and which team goes first. In
The 2016 Petanque Tournament was held in Lafayette where members of the petanque community, who were coming from Louisiana, Texas, Belgium, France, Romania and far beyond, gathered together to win medals and awards. Since the Petanque World Championships started in 1959, the countries with the most gold medals were France,
Last August 2015, an event called Moules & Boules was held in Aldeburgh, where 32 pairs competed for the Moules & Boules trophy. This was sponsored by The White Lion Hotel located in Aldeburgh. Despite the harsh downpour that occurred the night before, a sweeping drive was done to get
The sport of boules has launched a bid to be included in the 2024 Olympics and be part of the summer games, which Paris is bidding to host. The Bowls Sports World Confederation is campaigning on behalf of three games in order to bid them to be part of the