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Philippidès Athletics stadium & Alain Achille Gymnasium

Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole

Montpellier, Occitanie Altitude : 56m
1 Stadium
1 Gymnasium

Centre disciplines

Athletics Para athletics Table tennis Para table tennis


Philippidès Athletics stadium The stadium is made up of a 9200m² watered central grassy area, a 400m athletics track with 8 lanes, an international pole vault. Disciplines practiced: Racing, High jump, Long jump, Shot put, hammer, discus, javelin, pole vault 9 changing rooms (showers and toilets). Tram stop nearby and parking near the Achille Gymnasium Alain Achille Gymnasium Installation dedicated to Table Tennis. Specific Table Tennis coating redone in July 2021. 200-seat grandstands. Changing rooms and toilets brought up to handicaps standards All of the sports facilities with CPJ quality in the Montpellier Metropolis will also be able to rely on the CREPS of Montpellier (Center for Resources, Expertise and Sports Performance), equipped with infrastructures such as a gymnasium, a sports hall, two dance halls, two weight rooms and basketball and baseball courts 5. This equipment, integrated into the Grand INSEP network, also includes a collective catering, a cafeteria as well as a hundred beds. In addition, classrooms, videoconferencing and computer rooms can be made available. Located in the city center and in the immediate vicinity of the athletics stadium, it has many advantages linked to the concentration on the same place of services for sporting excellence.

Special features

Philippidès Athletics stadium

Tram stop nearby and parking near the Achille Gymnasium. Installation located next to the CREPS in Montpellier.

Alain Achille Gymnasium

Closed parking adjacent to the gymnasium, reserved for users of the facility. Next to a Tramway stop ” Stade Philipides, athletics stadium and CREPS.

Known for

Philippidès Athletics stadium

In conjunction with the CREPS, this equipment is the training ground for high-level athletes such as Kevin MAYER, decathlete 2017 world champion, resident of the Athletic Club of Montpellier.

Alain Achille Gymnasium

Association Montpellier Table Tennis which carries the hopes of 2 young boys. Reception of people with physical and mental disabilities. A dynamic table tennis school geared towards young people.

Optional extras

Meeting room Equipment available for private use Floodlit facilities Hospital nearby Personal security service Adapted vehicle hire service Infirmery

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