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Jean Gaillardon – Les Salines Sports complex

Commune de la Baule-Escoublac

La Baule-Escoublac, Pays de la Loire Altitude : 2m
1 Gymnasium

Centre disciplines

Handball Basketball Wheelchair basketball


In a calm and safe setting, on the edge of the town centre, very easy to access, close to many hotels all categories, shops and one of the most beautiful bays in the world with a 9 km long beach of fine sand, this modern and recently renovated facility is a sports site specifically adapted to the requirements of a complete preparation for top-level sportsmen and women. This facility offers a multi-purpose unit made up of multiple sports areas that can be dedicated to all aspects of both specific practice and physical preparation. Fitted multimedia areas are also available to meet the needs of the technical and administrative teams. It is also possible to provide on-site catering.

Special features

  • – Sports floor in natural parquet

    – unique location for high quality preparation: physical preparation room, equipped meeting and video room

    – double playground for basketball practice

    – Completely modular and adaptable to the constraints of high-level sports

    – environmentally friendly building

    – storage possibility

    – possibility of on-site catering

Known for

  • – selectionned site ” Base camps ” for the Rugby World Cup 2023 in France

    – site which each year hosts a stage of an international professional basketball tournament “Pro-star”

    – site which regularly hosts exhibition matches of professional basketball

    – 2011: hosting of the French women’s basketball team in preparation for the U19 World Cup.

    – 2007: training camp for the English national rugby team for the Rugby World Cup

    – Tour de France cycle race 2018: start of the fourth stage

Optional extras

Meeting room Internet access Ice bath Equipment available for private use Secure storage area Infirmery Floodlit facilities Hospital nearby Relaxation room Physiotherapy room Weights room

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