The Maxime Bossis sports complex is an emblematic piece of equipment of Montaigu-Vendée, a city that vibrates to the rhythm of sport, and which has been hosting high-level football for more than 50 years through an internationally recognized event: « Le Mondial Football Montaigu ». More than 60 national delegations from all continents walked the grass pitch of the Maxime Bossis stadium, benefiting from high-performance sports facilities and optimal reception conditions. Equipped with 3 certified and lighted football fields, the complex is also equipped since 2019 with a 400m lighted track allowing the practice of all athletic events. Other quality sports facilities will be at the disposal of athletes and delegations: tennis courts, multisport gyms, gym, dojo. Montaigu-Vendée, an evidence : Montaigu-Vendée : Présentation - YouTube
Located in the immediate vicinity of the train station and the city centre, the Maxime Bossis sports complex is easily accessible. Only 1 hour from the ocean and 30 minutes from Nantes (where the Olympic football tournament will be held), Montaigu-Vendée is renowned for its quality of life, with its remarkable natural heritage and cultural vitality.
Functional and versatile, the sports complex guarantees athletes secure access to the facilities. On site, and according to the needs of the delegations, private spaces can be arranged (Fitness room, recovery, video, private rooms for staff or catering). Within a short distance from the complex, athletes can benefit from the services of the hospital and the swimming pool (sports pool and wellness area).
A wide range of accommodation and restaurants is available in and around Montaigu-Vendée.
The Maxime Bossis sports complex is a reference equipment for the organization of high-level events. Since 1973, this is where the prestigious « Mondial Football » takes place. It has seen many prodigies become international football stars (C. Ronaldo, K. Mbappé, P. Pogba, K. Benzema…). 65 national teams (Brazil, Argentina, England, Germany, Cameroon, Japan, etc.) and more than 80 professional clubs (Paris, Lyon, Ajax Amsterdam, Bayern Munich, Barcelona, Manchester United, etc.) have participated in the tournament since its establishement. The stadium is recognized by the French sporting authorities for the quality of its grounds and the conditions under which athletes are accommodated. Professional football fridendly matches are regularly held on the stadium, as well as meetings between training centres.
Meeting room Internet access Equipment available for private use Secure storage area Infirmery Floodlit facilities Hospital nearby Relaxation room Physiotherapy room Weights room Film screening room Sauna Vehicle hire service Adapted vehicle hire service