PRESS RELEASE: 2011 OPENING EVENT – PARIS
very pleased to confirm that our 2011 opening event will be held in Paris at the world famous
Longchamp Racecourse ( Hippodrome de
Based in the west of central Paris, Longchamp
racecourse is set in 57 hectares of beautiful Paris
land between the Seine and the Bois de
Bolougne. Home to such classics as the “Prix de L’Arc de
Triomphe”, It is the most famous racecourse in France and one of the most
famous in the world. This is truly a Premiere venue that will attract massive
media interest showcasing our sport to a vast audience. At a time when the
sport and industry are experiencing the realities of the economy, this should
be a much needed boost for us all.
The geography of the venue lends itself to a near perfect set up for a
Millennium event, with everything being laid out in the centre of the
racetrack, including on site parking. This will allow for a fantastic
atmosphere for all attending, teams, vendors, sponsors and spectators alike.
This will only be enhanced with the backdrop including some of the
world’s most famous landmarks and an abundance of bars, restaurants and
clubs close at hand.
Being in Paris
there is no shortage of accommodation to suit all budgets. We are currently
finalising discounted deals on a number of hotels nearby and will send the full
list out shortly. We are confident that the rates we will be able to get will
beat on line booking agencies.
The venue is easily accessible by car, train, Metro & in easy reach of both
Registration is now open for Longchamp, we fully expect to be sold out quickly,
so we suggest to avoid missing out on what will be an historic event you
don’t delay your booking.