Equipment

Pétanque equipment is very simple ! This is one more point that makes Pétanque very affordable and open to all ! It is the sport of the Family!
BOULES SET  – boule is french for “Small Ball”
A standard “boule set” is composed of 3 boules. Boules are hollow and made of metal. Boules sets come in various characteristic of design, material, quality and performances to please all type of players for leisure or competition.
For competition, the boules used are only the one approved by the F.I.P.J.P. 
Diameter may varies between 7.05 to 8.00 centimeters and weight between 650 to 800 grams.
Main manufacturer are French but also Italian and Thai.
In Indonesia BOULES are called “BOSI”.

       

JACK
It is the small ball target of the game. Originally they are made of boxwood and today also in synthetic material.They can be colorfull for better viewing.
Recognize diameter should be of  30 mm. (+/- 1 mm)
Common French names for the Jack are “BUT” (goal), “PETIT” (small) “COCHONET” (“piglet”).
In Indonesia the jack is called “BOKA”.

 

ACCESSORIES:
Nothing compulsary there but in order of necessity you generally have:
– Boule Set Bag (easier to carry arround)
– A Wiping clothe (for swet and dirt)
– A tape mesurer (for difficult jugements)
Other:
– Cleaning products
– Magnetic pick up (for back problems)
– Rigid starting circle
– Score marker

 

Recent Posts

LA JAVANAISE – 6th Edition – November 2017

 LA JAVANAISE 2017 ; annual Jakarta Petanque Club competition, was a fun two days of competition with a fair attendance of arround 200 players this year. Open Triple + Double Youth. Thank you to all participants and also to his excellency M. JC Berthonnet, French Ambassador in Indonesia for his friendly visit. See you next year !

Thank you for all supports : Bank AGI / TAUZIA / HARRIS hotels / CROWN Relocation / Monggo Chocolates / Vallée Executive Search  / Malongo

 

 

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