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Marcel Buffet Sailing centre

Commune de Mauguio

Mauguio, Occitanie Altitude : 1m
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« Baie de Camargue Sailing » : Olympics preparation center of Mauguio Carnon, Grande-Motte, Port Camargue and Grau du Roi are unifying their assets to offer your delegation a hosting on-demand :

  • Water sailing zone similar to Marseille’s, navigable 365 days/year.
  • Optimum Meteorological conditions
  • « Coach Regatta » possibilities
  • Easy acess to :
    • International Airport Montpellier / Marseille,
    • Railway station / Highway
    • Containers transit through the port of Sète (30 km)
  • Sailing Professional actors (Mauguio Carnon) : sailingboat, shipchandlers, shipyards (composit)…
  • High quality medical services : géographically near and perfectly adpated to high-level sport
  • Large hosting and catering offer
Your delegation will have the privilege to challenge other nations on the same sailing zone At Mauguio Carnon, the Olympics adventure gets real. Land of champions  for more than 30 years, the new, ‘’Marcel Buffet’’ nautic center,  was inaugurated in 2018. Our structure, modern and competitive,  has found its place in the environment.It is an ambitious equipment that contributes to the notoriety of  Mauguio Carnon. The Yacht-Club, the ‘’Pôle Espoirs Voile’’ and the city of Mauguio Carnon are combining their efforts to offer optimum conditions for high sportive  performance to the sports-body who decided to come and train at Carnon .

Special features

The sailing zone offers possibilities to navigate all year long with moderated wind forces in every season. In an environment adapted to high sportive performance, you have access to a very convenient to navigate water where you can practice intensive sailing all year long.

The nautic base ‘’Marcel Buffet’’ offers a wide range of spaces adapted to olympics teams, such as briefing rooms, kitchen, open spaces, locker rooms, infirmary, massage table etc. It is very functional and the sea is within reach.

Your delegation will have a full access to a network of professionals dedicated to sport: nutrition, health, dietetic, physical preparation. You can cycle easily around the facilities. A dedicated person on site will take care of all your specific needs.

Known for

Since 1988, the Yatch Club of Mauguio and its licence holders have won more than 100 international titles in windsurf, optimist dingh,420 ,470, 49er, catamaran F18, sailing races on the ’’ tour de France à la voile’’.For more than 15 years, its vision has been dedicated to yatch races and to the olympic spirit, especially with the creation of the  ‘’ Pôle Espoirs fédéral’’ in 2005.

Here, the dynamics of ‘’sailing’’ is strong. We navigate all year long, with the sailing academy for regional schools, sailing internship, but also with the regional and national teams.

The Yacht Club of Mauguio can offer its expertise to international level competition and share its vision of the Games to create great moments around its modern infrastructure.

Optional extras

Meeting room Internet access Equipment available for private use Secure storage area Hospital nearby

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