French footballers have dominated in many international football events for several years. After winning the World Cup, these football players now prepare for victory in the upcoming European Football Championship that is going to take place in different European countries in 2021. The great achievements have meant that the best players are in demand of […]Continue Reading...
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...
France has always had a close relationship with motor racing. Whether it be the drivers it has produced, the races it has hosted or the manufacturers that have produced the cars, all the factors have come together to make the sport keenly followed by French people. The French Grand Prix was first hosted in 1906 […]Continue Reading...
Alpine skiing in France is hugely popular, and the country’s skiers compete and often succeed against the very best in the world. The reasons of the nation’s success are quite clear, as the country possesses some of the most challenging ski slopes in the world. Many families grow up in areas of the country where, […]Continue Reading...
One of the most popular sports for both men and women in France is Cycling. The country has many holidays in different types of environments that are tailor made for cycling holidays, and cycling as a family past time is a favorite activity. However, it is the major races that are being held within the […]Continue Reading...