The first ever pétanque tournament in North Carolina, in Winston-Salem.
A 3-day event to celebrate the start of Carolina Pétanque.
Welcoming the teams from Richmond VA on Friday afternoon, followed by a couple of warmup games.
Then a welcome drink at Bob's where the Washington team, in great spirits, joined later on.
Saturday May 17: 18 doubles teams, playing 6 qualifying games. The four teams with the best records went to the Championship semi-finals. The teams that placed five through eight went to the Consolation semi-finals.
Time for a few more games before saying goodbye to our friends from Richmond & Washington