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Commune de Beauvais

Beauvais, Hauts-de-France Altitude : 67m
1 Gymnasium

Centre disciplines

Handball Basketball Basketball 3*3 Volleyball Breakdancing Wheelchair basketball Sitting volleyball


A sports and entertainment venue which hosts major events throughout the year (sporting events, shows, conferences, exhibitions, etc.). As a sports centre, the Elispace (  has a 44m x 24m parquet-floored area, seating 2,700 in tiers, 1 reception room, 6 changing rooms, 1 infirmary, 2 catering rooms, 1 fitted kitchen, 1 clubhouse, 1 press room... The Elispace also has a 720m2 adjoining gym with a sports area of ​​38m x 19m. The Elispace is located:

  • 1 hour from Paris by the A16 motorway and 1 hour 15 minutes by train from Paris Gare du Nord
  • 2km from Paris Beauvais airport (with over 60 destinations in Europe and North Africa)
  • in an area with many hotels and restaurants
  • 2km from the centre of Beauvais ( with all its shops and services.
4km from Simone Veil hospital centre (more than 30 medical and surgical specialities)

Special features

      • A large multi-purpose complex which is fully equipped and comfortable, flexible according to your needs, with an adjoining gym.
      • Located near the Aquaspace aquatic complex (, nestled in Dassault Park, a 32 hectare natural haven.

      • Located in a town on a human scale, renowned for a rich natural heritage, its environmental commitments and an exceptional architectural heritage (, the highlight of which is the Saint-Pierre cathedral and its highest Gothic choir in the world!

Known for

From 2005 to 2016, BOUC Volley was the resident club at the Elispace, where it played all its home matches in the French Championship and the European Cup.

The Elispace has also been the scene of multiple international sporting events: women’s handball world championship (2007), women’s international basketball tournament (2010), European badminton championship (2013), France-Switzerland women’s qualifying match for Euro 2016, and the international L’Equipe petanque trophy (2019).

Optional extras

Meeting room Internet access Equipment available for private use Secure storage area Infirmery Floodlit facilities Hospital nearby Physiotherapy room Weights room Film screening room

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