The 2024 Games in Paris are already tomorrow. The President of the Republic Emmanuel Macron understood this well and intends to shift into high gear.
During his trip this Thursday dedicated to the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris 2024, the President of the Republic will announce the financing and construction of 5,000 sports facilities. Via the National Sports Agency, a plan of 250 million euros will be deployed. Concretely, 1,000 city-stadiums, 1,000 dojos, 500 tennis courts or in particular 500 paddle tennis courts will be erected within 3 years.
“Show that France is a sporting nation”
Priority areas will be defined according to needs. The Seine-Saint-Denis as well as the Marseille region will be particularly privileged to accommodate this equipment.
“The president wants to use the lever of the Olympic Games to strengthen sport and show that France is a sporting nation. There are educational, associative and also health issues, ”a source told us at the Elysée. An announcement far from trivial a few months before the presidential deadline.
After a trip to Tremblay-en-France (Seine-Saint-Denis), Emmanuel Macron will go this Thursday at the end of the morning to Saint-Ouen (Seine-Saint-Denis) to visit the construction site of the Olympic village before to go to the headquarters of the Organizing Committee for the Olympic Games (OCOG).
Three years from Paris-2024, we assure the side of the top of the State that there is for the moment no delay in construction and that we are even ahead for certain equipment.