Nice Sports & Outdoors

  • Para-gliding micro flying whadjacallit thingy
    Para-gliding micro flying whadjacallit...
    by NiceLife
  • Sports & Outdoors
    by bonio
  • Ironman (and woman, somewhere)
    Ironman (and woman, somewhere)
    by NiceLife

Best Rated Sports & Outdoors in Nice

  • bonio's Profile Photo

    OGC Nice

    by bonio Written Aug 10, 2005

    A ten miute walk out of the centre to the Football stadium. We saw a game against Toulouse, a 1-0 home win. OGC? that's Olmpic Gymnastic Club!
    Noisy and entertaining crowd singing mostly Italian songs, Forza Nizza!

    Was this review helpful?

  • NiceLife's Profile Photo

    Power-assisted para-flying thingumy

    by NiceLife Updated Dec 10, 2005
    Para-gliding micro flying whadjacallit thingy

    Don't know its proper name, if it has one, but what bloody fantastic way to fly.

    Sort of one man parachute-assisted microlite with a small rear-mounted propellor and an upright pilot--seat.

    He came sailing over the Chateau, virtually silent , in a gravity-defying slow glide, and gently rolled around the sky over the beach and out to sea. All in all must have been up in the air fifteen or more minutes. And I want to know where I can get one because I want one too. However I suspect this one was home-built.

    Was this review helpful?

  • Elainehead's Profile Photo

    Local Rugby team

    by Elainehead Updated Nov 8, 2009
    Warm up game: RNCA vs Leinster

    RNCA (Rugby Nice Cote d'Azur) is a great team and hopefully they will be joining the French Top 14.

    Kid and pet-friendly, lots of anglophones too (if you are afraid of not speaking French), you have no excuse not to come.

    Tickets can be bought at the entrance (less than 10 €).

    Equipment: If it's windy or cold, dress warmly.

    If it rains, don't forget your raincoat/umbrella.

    Seats are not clean, so bring something to sit on.

    Related to:
    • Singles
    • Travel with Pets
    • Family Travel

    Was this review helpful?

  • Elainehead's Profile Photo

    Biking, roller-blading, jogging

    by Elainehead Written Jan 26, 2003
    Promenade des Anglais

    The Promenade des Anglais" along the sea, is the best way to enjoy a training run in Nice.

    Equipment: Bicycle and/or pair of roller blades and a pair of good sneakers.

    Was this review helpful?

  • goglobe's Profile Photo

    The right gear for inlines

    by goglobe Written Aug 8, 2003
    me and my inlines

    Equipment: I usually go sports travelling with my pair of demountable inlines. They are not heavy at all, but booted up rather high. The wheel frames are sturdy and easily transportable.

    Was this review helpful?

  • goglobe's Profile Photo

    Inline cruising the Med

    by goglobe Updated Aug 22, 2003
    inline cruising again

    Cruise along the blue Med on inlines as palm trees roll by, a great way to fly. Soak in the evening sun as you go westwards.

    Was this review helpful?

Instant Answers: Nice

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

49 travelers online now


Nice Sports & Outdoors

Reviews and photos of Nice sports & outdoors posted by real travelers and locals. The best tips for Nice sightseeing.

View all Nice hotels