Sports and games in Paris

Sporting enthusiasts are given the full treatment in Paris: stadiums, tennis courts, swimming pools...

Paris loves sport! On the programme: tennis, handball, horse racing, athletics, basketball, judo, cycling …

The Stade de France, the AccorHotels Arena, the Parc des Princes and Stade Roland Garros have high-class facilities that enable them to host top sporting events every year, some of which are major international events.

Piscine Joséphine Baker, Paris © OTCP - Marc Bertrand

Every year, events such as the Tour de France, the Paris Marathon, the French Open Tennis Tournament, the Six Nations Rugby Championship and the Paris Judo Grand Slam attract more and more visitors.

And there are other events on the horizon! Upcoming events: the Men’s Handball World Championship 2017, and the Ice Hockey World Championship 2017, the Gay Games 2018, the Ryder Cup in 2018, etc.

See our list of major Paris sports, not to be missed :

La Parisienne

Sport
from 10 September 2017 to 10 September 2017
Tout Paris - ., Paris

La Parisienne is a running race that's just for women. 6.7 km of race in the heart of the capital

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

Sport
from 30 September 2017 to 01 October 2017
Hippodrome de Chantilly - 16 avenue du Général Leclerc - 209 BP 90, Chantilly

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

20k Paris Race

Sport
from 08 October 2017 to 08 October 2017
Tout Paris - ., Paris

20k Paris Race is now a key running event of the autumn season

Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping

Sport
from 03 July 2015 to 05 July 2015
Parc du Champ-de-Mars - Quai Branly - Avenue de la Motte Picquet, Paris

The world's 40 best riders compete at the Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping

BNP Paribas Masters

Sport
from 28 October 2016 to 05 November 2016
AccorHotels Arena - 8 boulevard de Bercy, Paris

After Roland Garros, the BNP Paribas Masters is the most important tennis tournament in France

French Open tennis championship

Sport
May - June 2018
Stade Roland-Garros - 2 avenue Gordon Bennett, Paris

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

Prix de Diane

Sport
June 2018
Hippodrome de Chantilly - 16 avenue du Général Leclerc - 209 BP 90, Chantilly

This race is one of the most prestigious on the flat racing calendar, an event that is the epitome of French elegance and distinct...

Open de France de golf

Sport
June - July 2018
Le Golf National - 2 avenue du Golf, Guyancourt Cedex

French Open Golf Competition at the Golf National de Saint-Quentin en Yvelines

Meeting de Paris, Diamond League

Sport
July 2018
Stade Sébastien Charlety - 99 boulevard Kellermann, Paris

The best of world athletics in the prestigious setting of the Stade de France

La Parisienne

Sport
from 10 September 2017 to 10 September 2017
Tout Paris - ., Paris

La Parisienne is a running race that's just for women. 6.7 km of race in the heart of the capital