How sport can help overcome disabilities

Paralympic champion Michaël Jéremiasz wants to raise awareness and change mentalities with We are people, a great documentary that will be broadcast on Canal+ on Sunday (9pm). Did you know that just over a century ago, people with intellectual disabilities were euthanized shortly after birth? Do you know Rosemary Kennedy, the long-hidden sister of JFK, … Read more

Muay Thai between resistance and resilience

SPORT BUSINESS OBSERVATORY – While the UFC announces that it will land at the Accor Arena in France on September 3 with a hexagonal event, the other martial arts are trying to remain visible and invincible. Souad Soulimani has been a member of the Sport Business Observatory since 2016. She is the founder of MediaSpoliS, … Read more

Superstar dealers, Pinot takes dates, Verstappen flies away, Dupont and Toulouse out of breath… Our tops and flops of the sporting weekend

The unexpected crowning of Léon Marchand, Tibault Pinot in form ahead of the Tour, Max Verstappen as boss, Toulouse stadium dethroned… Discover the tops and flops of the Figaro Sports department. SHARPEN The arrival of Marchand For seven years, the French swimmer has been waiting for a successor to Florent Manaudou, double world champion from … Read more

Marchand, Grousset, Wattel… These Frenchmen dream of a podium finish at the World Swimming Championships

From June 18th to 25th, the world championships on the long distance will take place in Budapest. Rejuvenated, the French team wants to shine there and find new headliners ahead of Paris 2024. The absent are always wrong. The refrain is familiar. With the Commonwealth Games from July 28th to August 8the August, many swimmers … Read more

Toyota smashes the 24h, Roglic takes a date, Ferrari “the catamaran”… Our tops/flops of the sports weekend

OPINION – Toyota’s victory at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Roglic’s impressive pre-Tour, disastrous Ferrari in Azerbaijan… Our tops and flops of the sporting weekend. OUR TOPS 24 Hours of Le Mans: Toyota’s fifth win in a row A near-perfect race this weekend at the Le Mans 24 Hours for the Japanese manufacturer, who … Read more

“Changing the habits of those who consume football would be a real victory… / International / Ecology / May 16, 2022 /

At the beginning of May, the British NGO Sport Positive published its first ranking of the most ecological clubs in French Ligue 1. Its founding president, Claire Poole, tells us how this Olympique Lyonnais-dominated championship works and why the world of football can do a lot for the environment. What is the story leading up … Read more

Mané, Dembélé, Lewandowski… The 10 hot files of the transfer window that will liven up the summer

The 2022 summer transfer window, which opens its doors this Friday, promises to be eventful. The point on the biggest transfers that are likely to shake the football planet. Files are ready before the start, such as Erling Haaland at Manchester City or Kylian Mbappé, who extends to PSG. Others who are almost there, like … Read more

Why the sports sector is accelerating its commitment to sustainable development

OBSERVATORY FOR SPORTS COMPANIES – If ecological commitment has not yet become a selection criterion for a brand, it could quickly become a non-selection criterion if the brand does not set a good example. Aurélie Lienhart is a member of the Sport Business Observatory think tank, where she works on societal issues and innovation. She … Read more

the dazzling development of a modern discipline… and lucrative

NARRATIVE – While the Paris-Bercy AccorArena hosted the Trackmania Cup on Sunday and Emmanuel Macron welcomed French e-sportsmen last week, the discipline in France continues to grow. With less than 800 days to go before the Paris 2024 Olympics, enigma still lingers over the enthronement of eSports as an Olympic discipline, this video gaming-related practice … Read more

from PSG to the Parc des Princesses

OBSERVATORY FOR SPORTS COMPANIES – The first edition of the Women For Future forum took place this week in Paris. Souad Soulimani has been a member of the Sport Business Observatory since 2016. She is the founder of MediaSpoliS, specializing in media education and the production of content for women leaders, and President of Radio … Read more