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Academos Gymnasium

Département de la Moselle

Verny, Grand Est Altitude : 162m
1 Gymnasium

Centre disciplines

Handball Volleyball Sitting volleyball Para table tennis Goalball Boccia


Welcome to Moselle! Land of warmth, friendliness, innovation, quality of life, tradition, know-how, and commitment. In Moselle, talents are expressed far and wide, the search for performance is everywhere. Discover Moselle, a territory in the heart of Europe that pushes the limit! Located in a fenced and wooded area more than 4 hectares in size, this centre ACADEMOS is ideally situated 10 minutes from the Lorraine High Speed Train Station(la Gare Lorraine TGV), Metz-Lorraine Airport, and Downtown Metz. Its calm, outdoor setting and new, high level improvements will bring the athletes the best conditions for training.  The gymnasium (1170m2) features advanced, digital equipment as well as a newly installed, high quality sports floor. This centre also offers a multitude of related services to the athletes and support teams. This sports and youth complex, ACADEMOS, is the home to the Office of Departmental Committees (Maison des Comités Départementaux), the Office of Sport Health (Maison Sport Santé) and the Moselle Sport and Youth Services Office (les services de la Direction des Sports et de la Jeunesse du Département de la Moselle).  Contacts within the department with relevant sports expertise will therefore be on site.

Special features

üntegrated space that brings together: a gymnasium, lodging, restaurants, weight rooms, and rest and recovery facilities (sauna, cold baths)

Complete accessibility to all spaces for peoples with disabilities

Access to dedicated training rooms equipped with video-conferencing systems

Possibility to host seminars and gatherings on site in the 180-person auditorium equipped with retractable bleachers.

Access to secure storage sites

Ability to park on site

Possible access to a fleet of 9-seater transport vehicles + wheelchair accessible vehicle

Known for

Moselle : Land of Sport…we have :

An expertise with the organisation of the ATP 250 tennis tournament (Moselle Open) every year.

Proficiency in hosting large competitions : World Trampoline Championships in 2010, Men’s World Handball Championship in 2017, and Men’s Handball Final Four League Cup in 2018, Boccia Open.

A culture and knowledge of very high level sports.

A strongly engaged department alongside the parasports movement that is capable of mobilising a large network of partners.

ACADEMOS has also been chosen by the French Parasport Federation to organise the training camp for the French National Wheelchair Football team (World Championship) in preparation for the World Cup in October 2022.

Optional extras

Meeting room Internet access Equipment available for private use Secure storage area Infirmery Floodlit facilities Standard competition wheelchairs provided Hospital nearby Relaxation room Physiotherapy room Weights room Film screening room Sauna Vehicle hire service Adapted vehicle hire service

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