No Finish Line: race to the stars

After nearly 13,500 runners raced more than the distance to the moon during the 2016 No Finish Line charity run in Monaco, organisers are reaching for the stars in this year’s event. From Saturday 11th to Sunday 19th November, an estimated 14,000 participants will be hoping to break the 400,000-kilometre barrier as they raise funds for different associations in aid of sick and disadvantaged children.Read more

Ski resorts announce start of season

Summer is barely over, but some of us are already looking forward to the winter! This week, along with the first fews flakes of snow falling on the mountains of the Mercantour, ski stations Isola 2000 and Auron have announced their opening dates.Read more

Tour de France 2017: Marseille on the route

On 22nd July, for the first time, Marseille will host a 22.5km-long individual time trial for the most prestigious cycling race in the world: the Tour de France.Read more

IRONMAN of Nice on 23rd July

The much-anticipated IRONMAN triathlon will attract some of the greatest athletes in the world and hundreds of sport enthusiasts to the Promenade des Anglais on 23rd July for one of the Côte d’Azur’s leading summer sporting events.Read more

Golf de Saint Donat in Grasse

“A golf course? Here?” were our collective thoughts as we headed behind the town of Mouans-Sartoux on the route de Cannes towards Grasse. Yet in this densely populated place, there is still plenty of space for the Saint Donat golf club.Read more

Snorkelling excursions from Nice to Villefranche sur Mer

This summer, the Discovery Center of the Marine World - Centre de Découverte du Monde Marin – is organising snorkelling excursions for adults and children to discover the beautiful underwater environment of our region.Read more

A place in the sun

The very charming golf club of Beauvallon is characterised by this geographic, south-facing location: this course is bathed in light and warmth no matter what the season.Read more

Riviera Water Bike Challenge

The Riviera Water Bike Challenge will host world famous sporting icons on 4th June. The 21km race will begin at Plage Beau Rivage in Nice and end at the Yacht Club de Monaco. Twenty professional athletes have teamed up with ten amateurs to make up the ten teams, which will race on Schiller S1 water bikes, all to raise money for the Princess Charlene Foundation in Monaco. The bikes, whilst not all that fast, can reach of maximum of 10mph in calm water.Read more

Where golf meets art

Harmoniously integrated into the natural surroundings, Riviera Golf Barbossi can be appreciated by anyone with an eye for beauty. Here, the words ‘Sport is an art’ are typed on every score card.Read more

Kiwanis Club of Antibes helps to fight cystic fibrosis

Green de l’Espoir 2017, organised by the Kiwanis Club of Antibes Juan-les-Pins, invites all golf-lovers to meet for its 17th amateur golf competition on Sunday 11th June at the Golf de la Grande Bastide course in Châteauneuf de Grasse. The event is sponsored by the French Federation of Golf and is a long-running charity golf tournament, which raises funds to fight cystic fibrosis and support the French organisation Vaincre la Mucoviscidose.Read more

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