Let’s play Petanque!

Welcome to Cobbetts Boules Club.
We play Petanque (also known as French Boules) all year round on our purpose-built terrains at Burridge Sports and Social Club near Southampton. New members are always welcome, from absolute beginners to seasoned champions. To find out more, click here.

Alison Stubbs, President

Club Sessions (Please note now Monday session instead of Friday)
Monday 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Tuesday 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Saturday 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
All members are welcome to use the terrain at any time but may not be able to get access to the clubhouse.


Covid-19 (Updated 27th March)
Petanque is Back !
From March 29th formally organised outdoor sports can restart and will not be subject to the gatherings limits, but should be compliant with guidance issued by national governing bodies.
The links below are being updated to show the new rules and guidance:
Petanque England – Play Safe Guidelines from 29th March (26/03/21)
Government Guidance -Road map out of lockdown (22/02/21)
Club Temporary Rules (30/03/21)
Club Coronavirus Risk Assessment (30/03/21)

Upcoming club matches

Latest club news

  • Saturday July 10th and Sunday July 11th Congratulations to the Cobbetts players that have qualified to represent the SCPA at the Inter-Regional Championships in September – David Franco Cruz, Marc Franco Llado (SCPA Team 1), Richard Greeves, Steve Daykin, Dave Stubbs (SCPA Team 2), Jay Willcocks (SCPA Team 4), Steve Lombard, and Dave Lucas (SCPA Team 5). The first two teams will also represent the SCPA at the Champion of Champions Triples also in September.
  • Sunday, July 4th Cobbetts 2 are runners-up in the EuroCup Semi-finals and qualify for the PE Cup Final. Results
  • Saturday, July 3rd David Franco Cruz & Marc Franco Llado are 3rd in the SCPA Winter Doubles. Hassi Leverett (with Mark Robertshaw) 4th, Richard Greeves & Dave Stubbs 7th and Ali Stubbs & Dave Lucas 8th.
  • Tuesday, June 29th Graham Blake wins club night melee Results