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 Six Nations Tournament, Paris Half Marathon, the Gay Games 2018, the Ryder Cup in 2018European Women's Handball Championship 2018 etc.

 More sporting events in Paris

Top 10 sporting events in Paris

Grand Prix d'Amérique

from 27 January 2019 to 27 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

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.

Meeting de Paris Indoor

from 07 February 2019 to 07 February 2019
AccorHotels Arena - 8 boulevard de Bercy, Paris

Athletics meeting at the AccorHotels Arena:the best French and international athletes compete in 2 hours of events

Judo : Paris Grand Slam

from 09 February 2019 to 10 February 2019
AccorHotels Arena - 8 boulevard de Bercy, Paris

See the greatest judokas in tremendous combats

Paris Half Marathon

from 10 March 2019 to 10 March 2019
Tout Paris - Paris, Paris

The 21.1km race will take participants on a course around the East of Paris

Martial Arts Festival

from 23 March 2019 to 23 March 2019
AccorHotels Arena - 8 boulevard de Bercy, Paris

Martial arts show by more than 300 experts, masters and champions, all disciplines included

Paris Marathon

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.

French Basketball Cup

from 10 May 2019 to 11 May 2019
AccorHotels Arena - 8 boulevard de Bercy, Paris

The finals of the men’s and women’s French Basketball Cup will be played at the AccorHotels Arena in Paris

Paris E-Prix – Formula E

Sport | Celebration
April 2019
Esplanade des Invalides - Esplanade des Invalides, Paris

The electric street racing championship is back in Paris!

The Color Run Paris

Sport | Celebration
from 15 April 2019 to 15 April 2019
Tout Paris - Paris, Paris

The concept of The Color Run™ is unique: a colourful 5 km run through the streets of Paris