This page is a guide only. It contains recommendations from either TMs, Referees or Parents from previous seasons. Venues or official hotels may change for the current season so we recommend that you check the reglement’s before confirming any travel arrangements. If you are booking hotels before the reglement is out we advise you may want to consider booking with free cancellation as it is not guaranteed that competition details will stay the same.
Aix-en-Provence is a city and commune in Southern France, about 30 km (19 mi) north of Marseille. A former capital of Provence, it is in the region of Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, in the department of Bouches-du-Rhône, of which it is a subprefecture.
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Local Emergency Numbers
Central Emergency Number – 112
Local Ambulance – 15
Local Police – 17
Local Fire Service – 18
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Complexe Sportif du Val de l’Arc
35 Av. des Infirmeries, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
Nearby Supermarket (to venue)
Supermarche Casino (800m from venue)
There are a good range of flights from London to Marseilles with limited flights from other UK airports.
Official transfers are available. As the cost is per car it is best to travel in groups to keep the cost down.
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