We are pleased to inform you that the JEU DE PAUME de Bordeaux laid the first stone of its future court last Tuesday 30th of October 2018. The ceremony took place on the Domaine de Rocquevielle, site of the GIRONDINS DE BORDEAUX OMNISPORT club we are joining in Mérignac, where the Mayor of the city and his office were present.
Several presidents of sections of this multi-sports complex were also present among which their chairman Patrick BAQUE.
The representative authorities of our sport in France honored us with their presence: Martine GERARD, Vice-President of the Ligue Nouvelle Aquitaine of the FFT, Fédération Française de Tennis, and Tim BATTEN, President of the CFCP, Comité Français de Courte Paume.
The Jeu de Paume de Bordeaux club representatives, Paul VAN DER LINDEN, and our architect Henri BLANCHOT, were surrounded by their members and friends. This historic day kicks off the building of the new court to start on the 19th of November.
Pour que vive la Paume !!!
Paul van der Linden
Président Association Sportive du Jeu de Paume de Bordeaux
Domaine de Rocquevielle
107 Avenue Marcel Dassault, 33700 Mérignac FR
PS : if your school French is still in the back of your mind, you can read through the attached article. Become a member or please pass on the information to the members of your club.