Samiksha Jaiswal (Editor)

Longue paume

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Longue paume

Longue paume, or jeu de longue paume, is an outdoor version of jeu de paume, an ancestor of modern lawn tennis. Hundreds of years ago it was quite popular, particularly in France. It is a game of gain-ground as Balle à la main

It was part of the Paris 1900 Summer Olympics, but its medal status is disputed. Today, the sport is most played in the region of Picardy. The governing body of the sport is the Fédération Française de Longue Paume, with its headquarters in Amiens.

Others games of gain-ground

  • Ballon au poing
  • Balle à la main
  • Balle pelote
  • Balle au tamis
  • Llargues
  • References

    Longue paume Wikipedia


    Similar Topics
    Doctor Rhythm
    Gulet Mohamed
    József Magasföldi
    Topics
     
    B
    i
    Link
    H2
    L