Calendar of sporting events

Paris hosts high-profile sporting events all year round

Joueurs de tennis © Coka - Fotolia

Paris is a sporty city with events throughout the year: football and rugby matches, figure skating, martial arts, motor sports, cycle races, etc. There is something for all tastes.

All year long, Paris’s sporting calendar features major international events such as the French Open (international tennis championship) at Roland Garros, the Paris Marathon, and the final stage of the Tour de France... European Championships (UEFA EURO 2016™, the European Women's Handball Championship 2018), World Championships (2017 Ice Hockey World Championship, World Handball Championships 2017 in Paris, Ryder Cup 2018, World Wrestling Championships 2017, Gay Games 2018), and national football competitions (the Championnat de France and the Coupe de France), as well as numerous local sporting events.

French Open tennis championship

Sport
May - June 2019
Stade Roland-Garros - 2 avenue Gordon Bennett, Paris

This year once again, (be it on the Philippe Chatrier or the Suzanne Lenglen court) a new chapter in tennis history will be writte...

Six Nations Tournament

Sport
from 01 February 2019 to 10 March 2019
Stade de France - Porte H - Avenue Jules Rimet, Saint-Denis

The top rugby-playing nations in Europe will fight it out in the eagerly awaited Six Nations Tournament.

Paris Marathon

Sport
from 14 April 2019 to 14 April 2019
Tout Paris - Paris, Paris

Every year some 50,000 runners come to Paris to run the Paris Marathon. Start: Avenue des Champs-Elysées.

Paris-Versailles

Sport
from 23 September 2018 to 23 September 2018
Paris et Ile-de-France - Paris et Île-de-France, Paris

Every year, 25,000 runners take part in the 16km race Paris-Versailles

Qatar, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, horse racing

Sport
from 06 October 2018 to 07 October 2018
Hippodrome de Longchamp - Bois de Boulogne - 2 route des Tribunes, Paris

The Qatar, Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe is the most envied prize of all race-horse owners, trainers and jockeys.

Paris Zoo Run

Sport
from 14 October 2018 to 14 October 2018
Parc Zoologique de Paris - Muséum National d’Histoire naturelle - Croisement de l'avenue Daumesnil et de la route de la Ceinture du Lac, Paris

The Muséum national d’histoire naturelle’s running event for kids

Yonex French Open for Badminton

Sport
from 23 October 2018 to 28 October 2018
Stade Pierre de Coubertin - 82 avenue Georges Lafont, Paris

The unmissable event in the world of badminton, the Yonex French Open will take place from 23 to 28 October at Stade Pierre de Cou...

Rolex Paris Masters

Sport
from 27 October 2018 to 04 November 2018
AccorHotels Arena - 8 boulevard de Bercy, Paris

After Roland Garros, the Rolex Paris Masters is the most important tennis tournament in France

European Women's Handball Championship 2018

Sport
from 29 November 2018 to 16 December 2018
AccorHotels Arena - 8 boulevard de Bercy, Paris

From 29 November to 16 December 2018 the AccorHotels Arena welcomes the 13th European Women's Handball Championship

All Star Game

Sport
from 29 December 2018 to 29 December 2018
AccorHotels Arena - 8 boulevard de Bercy, Paris

The All Star Game is back

Grand Prix d'Amérique

Sport
from 28 January 2019 to 28 January 2019
Vincennes Hippodrome de Paris - 2 route de la Ferme, Paris

The Prix d'Amérique: the best-known trotting race in the world.

Six Nations Tournament

Sport
from 01 February 2019 to 10 March 2019
Stade de France - Porte H - Avenue Jules Rimet, Saint-Denis

The top rugby-playing nations in Europe will fight it out in the eagerly awaited Six Nations Tournament.