Few football teams out there are more famous than Les Bleus; it is evident from the fact that the world knows their name in French even though only a small proportion of football fans actually speak the language! Formed back in 1904, France national football team has been continuously impressing fans and spectators around the […]Continue Reading...
France has luxurious sceneries that range from mountain tops to fields filled with flowers. Among these views is a world of outdoor style sports that include cycling, boat races and the famous art of skiing. During the winter months, the mountains host a variety of sporting events for enthusiasts. The snowy slopes offer skiers the […]Continue Reading...
Tennis is derived from the antiquated French game of “paume” in the 12th century. The sport can be linked back to the ancient Greek culture, however truly evolved in the hands of France. French monks articulated the concept for entertainment and celebratory purposes. This originally did not appease the hierarchy of the churches, yet the […]Continue Reading...
In France, Cycling and Football win “the most popular” contest when it comes to Sports. Cricket seems to be the underdog of the Sporting totem pole with only one Olympic appearance and a smaller following in the Country. Although the stick and ball game has a growing interest, it has not yet reached the same […]Continue Reading...
Judo is a famed form of martial arts that originated in Japan. The foundation is made up of jiujitsu principles and applications designed by Judo’s creator, Jigori Kano. He created a school for students of Judo called the “Kodokan”. It was in 1886, Judo received its first milestone through a competition. Judo versus jiujitsu was […]Continue Reading...
France is known for its fine fares and ever stylish demeanor. The name, the language and the beauty of the country is renowned worldwide. Throughout French history, there have been displays of strength that seem to sway away from their reputation as the land of love. Sports in France is a no-nonsense business that steers […]Continue Reading...