more site trouble

September 5th, 2009

Sorry. There are some incompatible features with the last upgrade. This site will change in the near future. Probably, it will become more static – giving up the blog.


Site Problems

May 28th, 2008

We’ve had some problems with the site software. Sorry for the inconvenience.

Update: We’ve upgraded to the latest wordpress release. Hopefully, the site will be more stable.

Sundays in the Park

May 21st, 2008

Wow! On Sunday, we had a great turn out on our new terrain in Seneca Park with Alliance Francaise Louisville. Petanque Louisville would like to invite everyone to the terrain every Sunday From 2p to ?? PL will have extra boule available for those interested in playing. Check out the website for directions and some great photos of the terrain construction.

See you Sunday,


Re-post: Chicago Tourney

November 12th, 2007

In an effort to replace some of the lost data, I’ll re-post our pictures from the Chicago tournament this past summer. You can see more pictures on our Flickr feed. Even though we didn’t do so well, a good time was had by all.


Voila! Louisville Metro’s First Terrain

November 5th, 2007

It is with great thanks to those in the Louisville Metro Parks Department that we announce the first public petanque terrain. Ok, well, officially we have to share the space with volleyball, but a terrain nonetheless. It’s located in Seneca Park just east of the tennis courts. I’ll include some photos and a Google Earth file below.

Google Earth KMZ file

Google Maps Link

New Petanque Terrain downtime

November 5th, 2007

Sadly, our former webhost had a serious server meltdown. We lost some data when the disk failed.

Fortunately, we’re up and running again.


Midwest Pétanque Tournament

June 3rd, 2007

The Midwest Petanque Alliance Spring Doublettes Open Tournament.

Saturday, June 2rd
Registration 10 a.m.
Start 11 a.m.

Number of entries will be limited to 18 teams (36 players).
Team reservations are required.

Tournament will be played in Grant Park. Convenient to downtown Chicago.
Download pdf for complete tournament information

More information can be found at: Chicago Petanque Club Website

We hope to see you there. Best of luck to all teams.

Pétanque Picnic Pictures

June 3rd, 2007

AFL and PL Petanque Picnic

We had a good time a couple of weeks ago on the PL piste with our friends at AFL.

You can see more pictures of the event and others on our Flickr photo pool.

Pétanque Picnic

May 9th, 2007

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Pétanque, Alliance Française Louisville and pétanque Louisville will host an afternoon of Pétanque and Picnicking on the grounds of St. Matthews Elementary School. Please bring your own picnic, blanket, chairs, beverages, boules, etc. For us, this will be the first pétanque outing of the year. We hope to see you there.

AFL and PL to host a celebration picnic in honor of the 100th Anniversary of Petanque

March 6th, 2007

AFL and PL to host a 100th Anniversary of Petanque celebration picnic on 5/20/07 potentially at the Louisville waterfront. More info to come.