Bourg-Saint-Maurice, located in Savoie’s department, in the Tarentaise valley, stands at Alt. 840m, alongside river Isère. It’s highest peak is l’Aiguille des Glaciers at Alt. 3 816m. Regarding its well-known skiing resort, Les Arcs, it provides on winters, one of the biggest skiing areas in Europe. In winter or summer, you'll be able to practice forest skiing, freeriding, then MTB, trail, hikes in the mountains …. With an outstanding view of the Mont Blanc.
" Les Arcs-Bourg Saint Maurice has always welcomed the world’s largest sporting events. So naturally, our destination has been chosen to host the Raid in France 2021, next year from 23 June to 2 July. This multisport race is unique and a remarkable adventure that is truly in line with the values of Les Arcs-Bourg Saint Maurice. Our destination is indeed a ‘base camp’ for outdoor sports, benefiting from a varied and extraordinary environment. Les Arcs-Bourg Saint Maurice is also a pioneer of multi-activity in the mountains".
Savoie Mont Blanc, Savoie and Haute-Savoie, is the mountain destination of the superlative with Mont Blanc, the highest peak of the Alps (4,807 m), four vast natural lakes - Leman, Annecy, Le Bourget, Aiguebelette - including the largest in France (Lac du Bourget), the Vanoise National Park, the first natural preserved area created in 1963, 112 ski resorts forming the world's leading ski area along with the United States and Austria... The beauty of the extremes can be experienced intensely through all the outdoors activities, with a lot of respect to keep on providing a long-lasting experience to the passionate.
Aix-les-Bains is a health and spa resort located in Savoie’s department. Main entrance to the Massif des Bauges and on the shores of lac du Bourget, wildest natural lake, entirely coming from glaciers, the resort is considered as one of the oldest cities in Savoie. Known for its hot springs, the town used to be haunt by the wealthy and royal families after World War I. Now, the city develops various activities noticeable by the Aix-les-Bains Riviera des Alpes brand.
The National Sports Agency is leading the way in the new organization of the French sport. It brings together all the players involved in the development of sport, both for high-level and mass sports. It provides support for federations in their efforts to achieve greater excellence in the run-up to the Olympic and Paralympic Games; participates in the development of sports practices and is committed to making sport accessible to all publics, all ages and in all regions.