Some of the biggest names in French Olympic and Paralympic sport have taken part in a three-hour videoconference intended to allow them to contribute their ideas and expertise to Ambition Bleue, the country’s new high-performance programme.
The race to succeed Denis Masseglia as President of the French National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSF) is underway, with former world water skiing champion Patrice Martin declaring his candidacy.
US Open semi-finalist Pablo Carreño Busta of Spain swept aside Hugo Gaston of France to book his place in the second round of the Paris Masters.
France has launched a new high-performance plan called Ambition Bleue, or "Blue Ambition".
The Toulon Tournament has been cancelled for the first time in its 53-year history after the French Government tightened restrictions in the south of France due to a surge in COVID-19 cases.
The French National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSF) is among more than 90 organisations that have written an "SOS" letter to French President Emmanuel Macron, urging the Government to do more so support the sector.
A key venue for the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris has been chosen to host the final of the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France.
Ukraine’s Liudmyla Luzan secured her second gold medal of the weekend at the International Canoe Federation (ICF) Canoe Sprint World Cup in Szeged.
France recorded their first victory at the Euro Beach Soccer League Superfinal as they bounced back from two heavy defeats by defeating Germany in Portugal.
Football's world governing body FIFA invested nearly twice as much in last year’s Women’s World Cup in France as in the tournament’s previous edition in Canada in 2015.
France is hoping to develop its kiteboarding team prior to the discipline making its debut at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games, with four female athletes earmarked as potential Olympians training together.
Members of the French Para-rowing team have been able to train together this month for the first time since the coronavirus-enforced lockdown.
Thomas Voeckler, manager of the French cycling team, believes it will be "almost mission impossible" to field the country's strongest team at Tokyo 2020 due to a clash with the Tour de France.
The French Taekwondo Federation (FFTDA) has been awarded a cash grant to help support female athletes.
Jean-Michel Blanquer has become France's most senior politician for sport following a cabinet reshuffle.