It is Tignes (Savoie, France) that CISM has established its base camp, offering the chance to athletes to grow in optimal conditions. With its altitude between 1500 and 3500 meters of altitude, its exceptional sport venues, its unique territory, resort voted "most athletic city" in 2008 by the French daily L'Equipe, Tignes has all the ingredients necessary for optimum physical and mental preparation.
For over 15 years, Tignes facilities have been designed and created to welcome top level athletes.
With a wonderful ski area: various slopes, trails approved in all FIS disciplines including freestyle, Tignes is the first ski resort in Europe hosting the Winter X Games.
In summer, it is a playground between lake and mountain trails, paths endurance, multisport grounds (grass, synthetic sand), tennis courts, the water-jump area, the bike park and its 150 km of slopes.
Indoor activities include the aquatic sports and training venue, the Lagon, and in particular gym center equipped with latest fitness equipment. Coming in 2013 on the shores of the new cultural and sports complex Tignespace: a tray of sports of 1525 m², an area dedicated to athletics, squash courts and a climbing wall.
What optimize performance and oxygenation athletes!
CISM coaches live year-round in this environment, most above 2000 meters. Their intimate knowledge of the natural site and its equipment allows them to offer a program adapted to the objectives of each sport.
For more information, please visit the website Tignes.net
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