Southern California club member, and global pétanque ambassador, Robert C. Pierre, sends us this news update:
Club members might be interested to participate in a
Four-Day Pétanque and Belote Stay on the Costa Brava in Spain,
a 30 mile drive from the French border, along the Mediterranean coast.
This trip is organized every year by a club based in Nice. It is informal, and everyone is welcome.
This year, two dates are featured:
June 8th thru 12th, and October 12th thru 16th.
Prices include full board at the Tahiti Playa Hotel www.tahitiplaya.com
Pétanque tournaments include, for Men and for Women: singles (limited to 256 men and 64 women on a first registered basis), Doublettes Mêlée, and Select Doublettes. A Triplette Mêlée Générale is also organized, including both Men and Women.
There will be also Belote tournaments.
€ 162 per person based on double rooms.
Add € 48 for a single room.
Kids 2 to 10: 50% discount
Additional nights: € 36; add € 12 for a single room.
Deadline to register:
2/13/09 for June,
7/15/09 for October