Paris-Nice cycling race this weekend

Cycling enthusiasts are in for a treat this weekend as the famous Paris-Nice “race to the sun” professional event reaches the Côte d’Azur.Read more

Britain Wins Silver

Twenty four year old Shelley Rudman clinched a silver medal yesterday in the skeleton event, coming second to Switzerland's Maya Pedersen.Read more

13th Classic Haribo Cycling

Teams from All over Europe competingRead more

New Speed Camera on the RN 8

If you are driving near Beausset on the RN8, its time to watch your speed as the new radar camera is operational.Read more

XX Winter Olympic Games

The 20th Winter Olympic Games kicks off tomorrow February 10th in Turin, less than 400km from Toulon and only a three to four hour drive from Nice. The opening ceremony will begin at 8pm and will feature a host of big Italian names including Giorgio Armani.Read more

Top security for big derby match

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Queues into Monaco off the A8 at exit 56 are expected this afternoon as fierce rivals AS Monaco and Nice meet head on in the semi-final of the "Coupe de la Ligue".Read more

Ski slopes open for weekend

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Three blues, one green and two reds – that’s the tally of ski slopes that will be open at Auron this weekend, as local resorts get off to an early start.Read more

Rally brings together champion drivers from all over Europe

The 40th Antibes Rally takes place this weekend. Organised by the ASA (Association sportive automobile d’Antibes), the event brings together champion drivers from all over Europe. Due to the race, traffic will be interrupted along the routes.Read more

Marathon finishes in Nice tomorrow

Another marathon ends in Nice tomorrow, further distinguishing Nice as a sportsman’s paradise. The GTA (L’Ultra Marathon de la Grand Traversée des Alpes), now in its second edition, boasts 20 athletes competing in 10 stages, with 10 additional runners in segments of the race.Read more

Volleyball World Cup Qualifiers

In their bid to reach the 2006 World Cup finals in Japan, France will face up against Holland, the Czech Republic and Finland this weekend in Le Cannet. To ensure their place in next year’s championships, France must finish in one of the top two positions this weekend.Read more

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