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
Monday 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Tuesday 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Saturday 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. (Please check the club Facebook page to see if anyone is attending)
All members are welcome to use the terrain at any time but may not be able to get access to the clubhouse.


The Cobbetts Indoor Winter League is back!
Starting on Wednesday 17th November and one Wednesday a month through to March. Fixtures Rules
Poppy Appeal Open Doubles
Thanks to everyone’s tremendous support and generosity it looks like we will reach our £1000 target.
Report and Results

Upcoming club events

  • League Matches All matches now completed. Final results
  • Club Doubles The league stage is now complete. Date for semi-finals tbc. Results to date
  • Friday, November 26th Cobbetts AGM, Burridge
  • Tuesday, November 30th Club Night Melee, Burridge
  • Wednesday, December 8th Indoor Winter League, Quob Stables
  • Sunday, December 19th Cobbetts Christmas Melee

Latest club news

  • Thursday, November 18th Mixed fortunes in Eurocup at Fareham. Cobbetts 1 beat Fareham Maple Leaves 5-0 while Cobbetts 2 lost to Fareham Conifers 1-4. Results
  • Sunday, October 24th Cobbetts runners up to River Hamble in 9-a-side Salver both teams winning 5 rounds but River Hamble 14-13 ahead on games won.
  • Sunday October 3rd Rod Bennett (with Danny Corp) semi-finalist in Worthing Autumn Doubles Full Results
  • Sunday, September 28th David Franco Cruz (with Paula Fauvel) wins SCPA Mixed Doubles. Mike Tull (with Sammy Ogles) runners-up. Ali & Dave Stubbs win Plate competition. Full results
  • Sunday, September 19th Dave Stubbs, Richard Greeves, Steve Daykin and David Franco Cruz and Marc Franco Llado (with Callum Lombard) reach the semi-finals of the PE Champion of Champions Triples at Whitnash.
  • Saturday, September 18th David Franco Cruz (with Callum Lombard) reach the semi-final of the PE Champion of Champions Doubles at Whitnash.