October 2017
October 27, 2017
October 29, 2017
Sand yachting race
BERCK. PAS DE CALAIS. The annual Berck 6-Hour sand-yachting race started back in the 60s. It is the oldest endurance sand-yachting event in Europe and arguably the hardest too. It takes place on Berck’s wonderful beach and features 40 sand-yachts each with two pilots who race alternately around the six-kilometres course, trying to clock-up the greatest distance in the six hours. Information : 0321090455
www.berck-tourisme.com
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October 28, 2017
November 05, 2017
Paris Masters Series
PARIS. Regarded as the most prestigious indoor tennis event, the Masters Series Paris annual tennis tournament is also known as the “Paris Open” and because of its sponsorship as the BNP Paribas Masters. It is played in Paris Bercy POPB on a synthetic surface. One of the nine Masters 1000 of the year and the last one on the calendar, this tournament is held before the ATP World Tour Finals and the stakes are high for the tennis players. Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Kevin Anderson, Juan Martin del Potro, Grigor Dimitrov, David Ferrer, Milos Raonic, Tomas Berdych, Dominic Thiem, David Goffin, Jo Wilfried Tsonga, Richard Gasquet, Lucas Pouille, Gael Monfils and many other world top ranked players are expected to participate in this edition. Full day (afternoon + evening) tickets from €27 to €195. Afternoon tickets from €14 to €50. Evening tickets from €20 to €75. Information and bookings :
www.rolexparismasters.com
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November 2017
November 04, 2017 Bike and Run
LE TOUQUET. The Touquet Bike and Run is a competition ran by team of two through the dunes located around this Northern seaside resort. If features two races : a 15 km long one for the adults open to everyone, and a 4 km long one for the kids. Registrations fees : €8 for kid teams, €16 for adult teams. Information : 0321067200
www.touquetbikeandrun.com
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November 04, 2017
November 05, 2017
Jumps weekend
PARIS. The International Jumps Weekend taking place at Auteuil racecourse is a one of the top National Hunt Festivals in the world. Over two days the best horses will line up at the start of fifteen races, including four Group 1 races, eight hurdle races and seven steeple-chases of different categories. The most coveted one is the Prix La Haye Jousselin, Auteuil's second main event of the year, a 5 500 m long steeple chase scheduled on Sunday 5th. The weekend also features many free activities for 3 to 10 years old kids such as inflatable horse racing, games, ice skating races, an adventure park and pony rides. As to the adults, they can listen live music and follow guided tour of the jumps before and during the races. Hippodrome d’Auteuil. Route des Lacs, 75016 Paris. Doors open at 12 noon. Admission : €8 / €5. Information :
www.48hobstacle.com
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