COVID-19 update | 13 October 2020

Organised petanque competitions and other types of "formal play" are currently allowed, subject to a properly-documented risk assessment and appropriate COVID-secure arrangements. Informal play is subject to the "Rule of 6" for outdoor gatherings and any additional local restrictions in your area.


If in doubt, please contact vp@englishpetanque.org.uk who will be happy to advise.

Please follow PE guidelines, enjoy your game, and stay safe.

Southern Counties Pétanque Association is one of sixteen regions of Pétanque England, devoted to promoting the sport of Pétanque. Also known as "French Boules", the game has an enthusiastic following in the UK where it is truly a family sport, played by people of all ages and equally enjoyed by both men and women.

If you are new to Petanque and want to know more, you can learn more about the game of Petanque or find a Petanque Club in your area. Everyone is welcome!