Paris Sports & Outdoors

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  • 1. Rollerskating

    Every Friday, Pari-Roller (http://www.pari-roller.com/) organizes a ride around Paris from 10.00 PM till 1.00 AM. It starts at 10.00 pm at the Montparnasse train station, under the big clock and ends...

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  • 2. Tennis

    At last! We made it. Getting tickets was touch and go. Next time we will have to look into it much earlier and more extensive. I spend a great day at the courts. There is enough to see and do....

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  • 3. Football (Soccer)

    Paris Saint-Germain Football Club, also known simply as Paris SG or PSG, was founded on 12 August 1970, thanks to the merger of Paris FC and Stade Saint-Germain. The club is one of only two French...

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  • 4. Running - Marathons

    From the Jardin des Tuilleries to the Parc du Camps de Mars amidst the Eiffel Tower, Paris offers so many marvelous parks in which to run. Not to mention scenic routes along the banks of the Seine or...

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  • 5. Petanque

    For me at least, pétanque seems like the quintessential French pastime, evoking images of groups of ageing men playing on shimmeringly hot days in shady small town squares. Pétanque is a form of...

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  • 6. Cycling

    cycling is very popular here and the Loire is tops. What my family here does is when we pick a place, talk to the tourist office for a reliable bike tour in the region, and its always been good for...

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  • 7. Ice Skating

    My husband and I just came back from Paris where we ice skated in front of the Hotel Du Ville. This was a marvelous activity. The last day the sun was shining, the ice was good, the children were at...

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  • 8. Tour de France

    “I am afraid I play no outdoor games at all except dominoes. I have sometimes played dominoes outside French cafés.” — Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) Our Sunday in Paris coincided with the entrance of the...

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  • 9. Volleyball

    The last time I was surprised to see the transformation of the Place de L'Hotel de Ville into a sandy beach with even palmtrees. I expected the sand at the Paris Plage not far from there, but not...

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  • 10. Hiking

    Paris is a city with more than 2,000 years of history. The ancient city of Lutetia was founded in the era of the 1st to the 6th century. Although Paris is huge the compact city center is easy to get...

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  • 11. Olympics

    Paris is going whole hog in its effort to nab the 2012 Summer Olympics. A logo for the event has popped up all over the city, from the National Assembly building to the Big Metal Tower. The plan...

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  • 12. Eiffel Tower

    Did you know that you can rappel down the Eiffel Tower? Well, this guy was doing it anyway. Some rope. A bunch of those pulley things. A helmet. And, oh yeah, a permit from the authorities would be a...

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  • 13. Rugby

    We passed this wonderful Arena en route from the airport to our hotel,its a fantasic place to go and watch a sporting event such as France vs England in a rugby International,mind you tickets are like...

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  • 15. Polish your ping pong in Paris

    OK, so I know that it's not really called 'ping pong' (and once fell out horribly with a mine manager who was a table tennis enthusiast over my use of this...

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  • 16. gyms in Paris, club meds

    it is a very good way of staying in shape all over,and Paris is no exception if you have the time.The friends I have swear by the club meds gyms,here is their...

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  • 17. Popular Ballas!

    In Levallois, just northwest of Paris, there is a basketball court if you begin from the Town Hall and head toward the Seine, about 9 blocks. Turn right at the...

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  • 18. BRING YOUR OWN DVD'S FOR EXERCISE

    WANT TO WORK OUT?Well, you can't do that here without a doctor's permit in French territory!Sooooooo, do bring your Computer and your DVD exercise tapes with...

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  • 19. Horse Racing Longchamps

    We decided on the Sunday to Go to Longchamps and so went after Notre DamCause it was Sunday , for some reason there was alot of families there and More...

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  • 20. Bowling on Rue Mouffetard

    If you get bored with all the sigthseeing, or if the weather is too bad, bowling is a fun way to spend a few hours in Paris. This particular bowling place is at...

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  • 21. The Paris angler

    This fascinates me. I have seen people actually catch fish and one time I saw a guy packing up to go home and he took the fish with him. I still regret not...

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  • 22. Fly your body

    Ever wanted to skydive, but too afraid to step out the door? Now you can fly your body through the air without these fears. A vertical windtunnel, capable of...

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  • 23. Rowing

    Base nautique de la Villette (19th)Learn how to handle a canoe-kayak. The basin is 600 meters long and 65 meters wide and is located between Stalingrad and the...

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  • 24. Hey, what a great crawling space...

    What a great space. It might have missed out on being the venue for the Beach Volleyball at the 2012 Olympics but my son put it to a much better use.

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  • 25. Vth - Climb up and watch...

    A good piece of advice : if you a see an open door during your strolls in Paris, never hesitate to enter in, climb the stairs and enjoy an upper vision...

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