Jeff Brann tosses a boule as he practices his skills for petanque on Friday afternoon in his driveway in Lisbon. The French game is similar to bocce, except the balls are made of metal. “It’s usually played on gravel and sand but mud and snow works just fine,” Brann said as he wound up for another toss. Russ Dillingham/Sun Journal Buy this Photo

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