Christchurch Club

How pétanque got cool

Supermodel Karolina Kurkova (second left) beside actors Joshua Jackson and Diane Kruger during a game of boules at the Chanel party in St-Tropez in May. Photograph: MaxPPP/

Forget the image of boules (or pétanque, as it is more properly known) as the game of old men in string vests. Suddenly, it's becoming the height of cool – and not just in France. Read the full article….

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All ages - young and old -

Father and son. A great way to have family fun for a couple of hours

We have a few very talented french imports


Club and inter-club competitions

Or just social fun

Retired, we have it all

It’s Just a great way to enjoy good company

Drop in and have a go!   It’s always free to try out and have some coaching on - Sunday mornings 10:30


To contact us call 021 751 088

Location is Hagley Park, entrance of Riccarton Ave, Beside the tennis courts