On April 17 and 18, 2024, the Boule Bandolaise team will put their title back on the line at the Saint-Tropez pétanque court. A departmental competition that promises to be fierce!

The Var 2024 Veteran Departmental Championship

Pétanque boules Bandol

Every year, pétanque enthusiasts meet in one of the Var towns to do battle. On the field, everyone has only one goal: to obtain the title of Vétérans du Var Pétanque Champions. In 2024, it is Saint Tropez that hostilities will take place. Welcomed by the Boule Tropézienne, seniors from across the department will compete on April 17 and 18. And for the occasion, the talents of Bandolais pointers and shooters are putting their title back on the line.

La boule bandolaise: a multi-titled pétanque team

It is therefore with honor and ferocity that the team of the Boule Bandolaise will defend its hard-won position as Var champion in 2023. A group of 8 players, 8 competitors, 8 talents made in Bandol. A team made up of Gilbert Obscur (several times Champion of Var and the National Pétanque League), Sylver Mazella, Jean-Marc Andreozzi, Marc Gigli, Jeannot da Costa, Serge Vernet, Daniel Médina, Patrick Nicorosi.

At the end of this competition : the possibility of making the colors of our dear city of Bandol shine during the National Championship. An event which will take place in the summer of 2024. So good luck to them!

Sponsors: local support

Jouer à la Pétanque à Bandol

In order to support the team of the Boule Bandolaise and put all the chances on their side to reach the stars, three artisan restaurateurs from the city have decided to sponsor them. Thus, the Allées Vivien snack “ At Jess », the ice cream maker and specialist in street food « The Field 2.0 ”, without forgetting the emblematic Bandolais gourmet landmark “ Auberge Provençale », join forces with the 8 players. A great demonstration of confidence and significant local support.

Where to play pétanque in Bandol?

Amateur, professional or simply curious, take advantage of your holidays in Bandol to introduce you to the southern sport par excellence,fartedato wit: ! Two plots of land with an idyllic setting are at your disposal: that of Bandstand, located on the port of Bandol, with its village atmosphere; or that of Capelin Park, on the coastal path, between land and sea, in the shade of the Parasol pines… Yes, we know, the choice is complicated!

And above all, don't forget, every summer, we organize the summer pétanque competition: The Office Pétanque. A good opportunity to test your skills in the field!

💡 If you are traveling without your triplet, we are pleased to announce that balls, jacks and even transport pouches are available in our shop ! So come and visit us At the tourism office ! You will be able to buy your equipment and leave with advice and tips to make the most of your stay in Bandol!

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Born in Bandol, after a few trips I returned to my first love, my city. My ambition: to make you discover the most beautiful place in the world, Bandol of course.

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