On a magnificent sandy beach, teams compete in a series of challenges that require coordination, ingenuity, balance and speed: raft-building or sea kayak rallies, beach-volley, snorkelling…
Team building sporting “Olympics”
Want to put your team through its paces, build some true team spirit in a fun, friendly and stimulating environment? Whether the “Olympic” challenges are beach-based, in the sea, on forest trails or in the snow, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur is a destination that offers a vast range of different backdrops to suit any style of “Olympic” activities. …..Being based in the very heart of this beautiful region, Longitude 7 is perfectly poised to provide all the expertise you need to create a dynamic incentive or team building sporting event guaranteed to bring people together.
5 good reasons to choose recreational and sporting “Olympics” when planning your incentive or teambuilding programme in Provence-Côte d’Azur:
As a series of friendly matches between different teams, these Olympic-style challenges are perfect for getting members of a department or company talking and exchanging ideas
Raft-building coupled with a water challenge, a beach-volley or pétanque tournament, an acrobatic circuit and relay races on mountain bikes…all of the activities are totally congenial and good fun!
As outdoor events, the “Olympics” allow participants to get a breath of fresh air and a mental break in between work sessions
There is a whole range of activities to choose from: fun, sport, art, culture – these “Olympics” can be tailored to fit specific participant profiles and the goals set
Sporting “Olympics” can be organized all year round in excellent conditions on the magnificent beaches of the Côte d’Azur, up in the ski resorts of the nearby Alps or against the stunning backdrop of the Provence hinterland.
Some of our favourite recreational and sporting “Olympics” in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur region:
“Pagnol”: the wonderful Pagnol-style atmosphere of a team game of pétanque at a cocktail buffet or apéritif time, cicadas singing their hearts out….So, are you pointing or shooting?
“Cherry on the cake”: “Olympics” on an idyllic beach where thrills are guaranteed with a whole palette of exciting water-sports activities – parasailing, “fly fish”, tubing, jet skis…
“Flying fox”: 50 metres high, up above the clear, turquoise blue waters of the Mediterranean sea, take a zip-wire across two rocky creeks in the Calanques of Marseille
Fun challenges & rallies
> Rallies on foot or by bike
> Classic and vintage car rallies
> Nautical rallies
> Treasure hunts
> Recreational and sporting "Olympics"
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A marked route shows teams the way to some off-the-beaten-path places for various challenges: races on giant inflatable sleds, searches for ARVA avalanche beacons, igloo-building, fitness trails through pine forests….and all this only 1 hour 30 minutes from the beaches on the coast!
Teams of between 3 and 6 people take their turn to compete with each other in a series of different sporting challenges: beach-volley, beach soccer, pétanque, skittles, tug-of-war, giant stilts…..
Raid in the Calanques
Participants will have the experience of completing some sensational sporting challenges in a superb rocky creek: abseiling, zip-wires, rafting or kayaking, snorkelling…
All without leaving your hotel - conference rooms, patios, outdoor grounds, around the pool etc.. Teams take it in turn to complete a number of mini challenges: fun, artistic, sporting, on culture….