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France is home to one of the 4 major tennis tournaments: the French Open. Every year in late May and early June world tennis descends upon the Stade Roland-Garros for the only one of the four majors to be played on a clay surface. The slow surface means that the players have to show great […]

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There are many sports manufacturers in France that have a rich history of producing the very best sports clothing and equipment. They cover a wide variety of sports and many of the country’s sports companies operate abroad as well as at home. One of the biggest football and rugby kit producers are Le Coq Sportif. […]

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France has a very close relationships with athletics and hoisted the second modern Olympic Games in 1900. In fact, it was the inspiration of the Frenchman Pierre de Coubertin that resulted in the Olympic Games being recreated at Athens in 1896. The Olympic Games Committee had its base in Paris for many years. France has […]

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