We have a very nice collection of postcards here on petanque.org, and all of them are about petanque of course. Currently we have more than 1750 postcards available for your enjoyment.
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The postcards have been collectet over many many years , it started with about 50 cards in 2001. And thanks to Jac Verheul - the man behind the massive collection - we now have more that 1700 cards.
This means if you look at one every day, it will take you 3 years to finish! Or if you do them all in one go, 5 seconds per card, you will finish in only 2 hours 30 seconds. So get started now!
You may vote for the cards , and rate them on a scale from 1 to 10. We alredy have a few hundred thousand votes , but more are welcome.
So go to the postcards collection now and have a look!
For the more curious take a look at how the postcard collection looked in 1998 at the internet archive
For some reason the worl championship in petanque is held in the buzzling metroloplis of Tahiti this year! So pack your swimwear and go there at once!
Finally petanque has found a new home, as a bar game! Althought it might take a few years befor the darts-boards get the boot and petanque moves in everywhere it has started to happen
The Financial times has finally understood that Petanque is the game of the future, with our long time friend Mike Pegg, International umpire. "It may not be the sunny south of France but even on a chilly Devon day, British fans are warming to the charms of pétanque"
This is a product we have mentioned earlier, just because it is sooooo French. A Tour de France petanque-set! This is more French than a baguette!
We stumbled across a petanque-game for the andoid-system. From the produces description:"Petanque in St Tropez is a 3D bowls game, as played on the mediterannean coast." We do not have an android-phone to test it on, perhaps one of you can help us out?
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