Useful Information

ABOUT THE VENUE

Address:
Stade Nautique du Roucas Blanc
6 Promenade Georges Pompidou
13008 Marseille – France

The venue will be able to welcome competitors from Saturday 29 April, for early training or to drop equipment straight after Hyères.

Event venue webcam : You can discover the event venue thanks to the city of Marseille webcam: http://pv.viewsurf.com/?id=278

Access to venue: 

Taxi :   Taxi Marseillais : +33 4 91 92 92 92 •  Taxi G7 : +33 4 91 02 20 20 

Car rental :  Sixt Marseille :  +33 08 20 00 74 98 • 48 bd Rabateau 13008 /  www.sixt.fr
Avis Marseille : + 33 08 21 23 07 60 • 92 Bd Rabateau 13008 Marseille / www.avis.fr
Europcar : + 33 08 25 82 54 21 • 121 avenue du Prado 13008 Marseille / http://www.europcar.fr/location-voiture-FRANCE-MARSEILLE.html

Public bike stations:
http://www.levelo-mpm.fr (24h/24)
There are many bike stations between the center and the venue spot.

Bus / metro:
http://www.rtm.fr/
The closest metro station from the spot is “rond point du prado” on the line 2
From there take the bus line 83 in direction of “Canebière – Vieux Port” and stop at “plage Roucas Blanc”

 

HOW TO GET TO MARSEILLE

By plane: Marseille-Provence Airport: http://www.marseille-airport.com/
The airport is approximately 30 minutes away from the airport to get to the city center you can take the shuffle: http://www.navettemarseilleaeroport.com/index.php.

By train:
Train station Marseille St Charles: http://www.voyages-sncf.co.uk/

 

ACCOMMODATION

Hotels near the venue
See the list of hotels near the Stade Nautique du Roucas Blanc: http://www.ycpr.net/upload/contenu/France%20Glisse/20160609_Liste_heberg_Proches_Stade_Nautique_Roucas_Blanc.pdf

Flats for rent
Check the list of apartments for rent: http://www.ycpr.net/upload/contenu/infos-pratiques/appartement-a-louer-ycpr.pdf

Others type of accommodation
(hotels, residences, holiday rentals, bed and breakfasts, group accommodation)
Website of the Tourist Office : www.marseille-tourisme.com
Closest areas:

  • Corniche / bord de mer / les plages
  • Vélodrome / Parc Expos / Palais Sports / Prado
  • Calanques / Mazargues / Bonneveine

Places for campers vans
• The organisers will offer sailors and coaches an area to park on the venue. But there is space for maximum 8 camper vans (only camping-cars and not tents).
First come, first served reservation system : please, let us know your wishes on : event@ycpr.net
• Camping-car park : http://www.marlyparc.com

Fuel for coaches’ boat
The nearest petrol station from the venue spot is located at the port de la Pointe Rouge, in the marina just next to the slipway.

Where to get sails repaired ?
Delta voiles Vieux Port • 04 91 72 53 35 • 13 r Plan Fourmiguier • 13008 Marseille
Delta voiles Pointe Rouge • 04 91 73 31 58 •17 av. de Montredon • 13008 Marseille
Voilerie Phocéenne •  04 91 59 45 42 • 4 anse Pharo • 13007 Marseille

Where to buy some fittings for your boat?
USHIP • 13 rue Plan Fourmiguier • 13007 Marseille
USHIP • Port de la Pointe Rouge • 13008 Marseille
Accastillage diffusion • 171 rue Sainte • 13007 Marseille

To rent a rubber boat
JSD Sports (ie : VSR) – 0033 6 17 19 06 22 – jsdsports@yahoo.frhttp://www.vsrfrance.com
Batiboat (bigger units) – 0033 6 20 03 33 71 – contact@batiboat.frwww.batiboat.fr
H14 Performance Rib – +48 60 61 71 858 – charter@h14.plwww.h14.pl