TOP 5 SPORT EVENTS IN FRANCE THIS YEAR

TOP 5 SPORT EVENTS IN FRANCE THIS YEAR

 

1- Nice : Four matches at the beach

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The popular beach town is holding four Euro 2016 matches, and 28 games will be screened in a central park so you can cheer with the locals.

June 10–July 10, 2016. More information here.

2- Saint-Etienne: The Quarter-Final in the Capital of Design

The Quarter-Final in the Capital of Design

The urban vibe of this city is balanced with rolling, green hills and the nearby Loire River. Excitement mounts this summer, as four Euro 2016 matches will be held in Saint-Etienne’s own stadium.

June 14–25, 2016. More information here.

 

3- Angers: Stage 3 Tour de France

 

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This medieval city is the place to catch the stage 3 finish (a 138-mile ride from Granville) for Tour de France fans with a penchant for history, too.

July 4, 2016. More information here.

 

4- Montpellier: Bastille Day & Stage 12 Tour de France 

For Tour de France riders, it’s a rough 115-mile climb from this lively city to Mount Ventoux on Bastille Day. Expect to hear cheering for miles.

July 14, 2016. More information here.

 

 

5- Run in Reims : A combination of sport and culture heritage

 

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A city with a sporting tradition, Reims is also the cradle of two French sites featured on UNESCO’s World Heritage list: the Cathedral, the Palais du Tau and the former Saint-Rémi Abbey, etc.

Run In Reims allows runners of all levels to discover these remarkable sites.

October 9th 2016. More info here.