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


Sport | Celebration
from 23 September 2018 to 23 September 2018
Parc du Champ-de-Mars - Quai Branly - Avenue de la Motte Picquet, Paris

On the Champs de Mars, the big meeting point for families and athletes

Ryder Cup 2018

from 25 September 2018 to 30 September 2018
Le Golf National - 2 avenue du Golf, Guyancourt Cedex

Paris hosts the Ryder Cup 2018 at the Golf National de Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines. One of the three greatest international sporting...


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

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.

20k Paris Race

from 14 October 2018 to 14 October 2018
Tout Paris - Paris, Paris

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

Yonex French Open for Badminton

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

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

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

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

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.