Transat Now Set to Leave Normandy After Weather Delays

sailors are preparing to leave Normandy at last for the Transat Jacques Vabre ocean race

Some of the world’s top sailors are preparing to leave Normandy at last for the Transat Jacques Vabre ocean race after the start was postponed from Sunday due to bad weather. The high winds that have been battering Normandy and … [Read more...]

The Tour de France costing Normandy towns and councils almost €400,000 to stage

The Tour de France costing Normandy towns and councils almost €400,000 to stage

The eleventh stage of the world famous Tour de France cycle race takes place in Normandy from Avranches to Mont Saint Michel on 10 July but it doesn’t come cheap at almost €400,000. The host of each stage pays a series of fees to the … [Read more...]

Lower Normandy Gearing Up For Le Tour

Tour de France Normandy

The whole of Lower Normandy is set to benefit when the iconic Tour de France arrives in the region later this year and not just during the race but for years to come, it is claimed. To mark its centenary the world famous cycling race is … [Read more...]