Mars 2020
Mars 14, 2020
Mars 15, 2020
Trails around Paris
PARIS. ILE-DE-FRANCE. The Eco-Trail Paris Ile-de-France is the only cross-country event organized in Paris and its suburbs giving value to the natural and cultural surroundings of the region. It consists of a dozen of distinct races aimed at different groups of people held on the Saturday and on the Sunday. The Trail de Paris, a 80km long race from Saint-Quentin en Yvelines to Paris with a finish at the Eiffel Tower. A 45 km long trail, departing from the chateau de Versailles and finishing at Saint Cloud’s park. A 30 km and 18 km long trails starting from Meudon and finishing respectively near the Eiffel Tower and at Saint Cloud’s park as well as a 10 km long trail within the park. On Sunday, hikers have the choice between three routes ranging from 14 km to 19 km in length taking place in Paris and in the surrounding departments. In addition there are also three 14 km to 25 km long Nordic walking routes. All finish at the Porte de Versailles. A complete ascent race of the Eiffel Tower is also scheduled on March 11th. Registration fees : from €18 to €103 depending on the competition. Information and registrations :
paris.ecotrail.com
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Mars 21, 2020 Martial arts festival
PARIS. Paris Martial Arts Festival is one of the world’s leading events of its kind. More than 400 masters, disciples and champions coming from all over the world are expected and participate in demonstrations and competitions. They give the spectators the opportunity to discover well and lesser-known martial arts such as taekwondo, aikido, kung fu, wing chun, moringue, krav maga and taiko. Accorhotels Arena POPB. 8 boulevard de Bercy, 75012 Paris. Shows from 7.45pm. Admission : from €47 to €67. Information and bookings :
www.lefestivaldesartsmartiaux.com
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Mars 25, 2020
Mars 28, 2020
Competition for young skiers
LES MENUIRES. ALPS. Organized jointly by the ESF (Ecole du Ski Français) and the FFS (French Ski Federation), the Coq d'Or Ski Open aims to reveal young talents and brings together the best skiers from 10 to 13 years old. Either ESF pupils or skiers from sports clubs affiliated to the FFS, 1 500 kids participate in this four days event featuring three competitions : giant slalom, parallel slalom and ski cross. Information :
clubesf.com/ski-open-coq-dor
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April 2020
April 04, 2020
April 05, 2020
Paris Marathon
PARIS. 40 000 real sports people and amateurs set off once again from the Champs Elysées to run the Paris Marathon, the world fifth largest. Nearly 80 different bands entertain the runners and the crowd at various points along the way. Besides, several untimed races are alse organized the day before, Saturday 4th : a 5 km long Paris Breakfast Run open to everyone taking place from Palais Royal to the Eiffel Tower and three 1.2, 1.6 and 2 km long Marathoon’s for 5 to 10 years old kids held on Champs de Mars. Information :
www.schneiderelectricparismarathon.com
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April 05, 2020 Trois Vallées Enduro
3 VALLEES. ALPS. Open to everyone, the Three Valleys Enduro is fun for all ski, telemark and board lovers. This event consists of various friendly competitions held around the Three Valleys ski area and there are three categories: pros, sporting amateurs or families. Participants just need to build up a team of three and make a loop around the valleys ski area to reach the spots where competitions take place: derbies, ski cross, free ride, parallel slalom, schuss, flying kilometer,.. There’s no compulsory itinerary, and teams can choose their departure point from any of the following resorts that make up the Three Valleys ski area: Courchevel, La Tania, Meribel, Les Menuires, Brides-les-Bains, Orelle, Saint-Martin de Belleville and Val Thorens. Registration : €22 per person (includes lunch and a gift) + 3 Vallées ski pass : €41. Information and registrations :
www.les3vallees.com/fr/enduro/
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