1st Balkan petanque cup organised by the Hellenic Petanque Clubs Federation in Thessaloniki, 30/09-01/10/2023, double men and double women. There is no universal agreement on what constitutes the Balkans. However, the following are usually included: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, and Slovenia. Greece, Israel and Turkey are also within the Balkan Peninsula. All teams from these countries are welcome to participate.