Tag: Paris

Paris 2024 Olympics cost skyrockets

High costs for Paris 2024 expected

The Paris 2024 Olympic Games are two years away, but concerns over rising costs and the event’s security are already mounting. ‘Bloomberg’ stated that the total price tag of the Games has already increased to about 8.3 billion euros ($8.5 billion) including facilities and organization, from... » Read more

Adidas Arena-SAE POPB naming rights deal

Adidas to secure naming rights to new Olympic arena

Design company Adidas has acquired a naming rights partnership for the new arena being developed at Porte de la Chapelle in Paris (France) for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. ‘SportsTravel’ stated that the German sportswear and equipment manufacturer has signed an initial five-year... » Read more

Bulls-Pistons to lock horns at NBA Paris Game

NBA 2023 Paris Game

The National Basketball Association (NBA) team Chicago Bulls (US) are going to Paris (France) in 2023. The ‘NBA Chicago’ stated that the National Basketball Association (NBA) announced on May 24th that next year’s NBA Paris Game taking place on January 19th, 2023 will be between the Chicago... » Read more

Players frown at Paris 2024 basketball venue

Paris 2024 and FIBA looking for a new basketball venue

Paris 2024 and the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) have announced that preliminary round matches will no longer take place at the Arena Paris Sud, with the venue having been criticized by the players. The ‘inside the games’ stated that the Hall Six at the Porte de Versailles... » Read more

Breathtaking PSG training center

Paris St. Germain training center construction update

The Paris Saint-Germain Training Center is located in a striking hilly area just outside Paris, in the heart of a remarkable, naturally landscaped setting. Set to become an emblematic site for international training, it embodies the club’s values – team spirit and striving for excellence... » Read more

Paris to host maiden World Paralympics event

Paris to host 2023 Para-Athletics World Championships

Paris (France) will host the World Para Athletics Championships for the first time from July 8th to July 17th, 2023. The ‘Paralympic’ stated that the announcement in this regard was made on December 9th by the World Para Athletics, the French Handisport Federation (FFH), the NPC France, the... » Read more

Paris 2024 chief’s out-of-the-box ideas

Paris 2024 opening ceremony not in Stade de France

On the night of September 5th, during the Paralympic handover ceremony in Tokyo (Japan), Tony Estanguet could be seen bounding on to a stage in Paris (France) in a black polo shirt and stonewash jeans. Bustling with energy and wearing a big smile, like a radio DJ or Club 18-30 rep, he geed up a... » Read more

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