Grand Départ du Tour de France Conference: a great success!

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This post was written by Anaïs Niobey

Le Grand Départ du Tour de France Conference with Maison de Normandie

At the Société Jersiaise on April 26th, Maison de Normandie has organized the first Conference (about the Grand Départ) of a new cycle of events which are going to take place all year round in many different fields: Sports, Culture, Cinema, Business…

As part of the French section of the Société, La Maison de la Normandie in the Channel Islands invited famous people from La Manche to talk about the 3 stages of the Tour which are going to be held on July 2nd, 3rd and 4th in the County of La Manche.


Lunch talk with:

  • Jean-François Le Grand, President of the Association du Grand Départ du Tour de France 2016 Manche-Normandie
  • Paul-Vincent Marchand, Director of the Association
  • David Walwyn, Chairman of the French Section of the Société Jersiaise
  • Xavier Souris, Manager at Maison de la Normandie et de la Manche

More info in English about the Grand Départ du Tour in La Manche (Normandy) :