The Standard Athletic Club is hidden in the forest of Meudon just minutes from the Etoile.
It is Paris's premier International English-speaking Sports and Social Club, the perfect place for all the family to play sports casually or competitively or just relax and enjoy the social life.
We look forward to seeing you soon.
Tuesday's tournament will be another "souplesse" simultaneous tournament tomorrow and the theme for this will be: "replying to partner's opening in 3rd position". More details and a quiz in the main article. Don't forget the evening starts with the Section's AGM at 6:30 pm.
Please find attached to the main article the SAC results of the Workshop mini-tournament on Friday 29 November and the answers to the Quiz. (The next Workshop will be on Fraiday 24 January 2020). The next Section events are the AGM and Dinner:Tournamant on Tuesdy 10 December.
Gentle Yoga is good for anybone who would like to get a good stretch. We work on twists to help keep the energy flowing, prevent stagnation in the vital organs and work on chest openers and deep stretches to keep muscles from shortening.
We use chairs and props so it is adapted to all kinds of bodies. We also practice some pranayama (breathing). The Gentle Yoga Classes are on Thursday Morings at 11:30.
More info as always from Monica at .
Saturday: Croissants etc followed by Lunch: Canneloni with Béchamel sauce; Paupiettes de veau forestières à la crème (veal paupiettes in a mushroom cream sauce.) Sunday Brunch main: Green Chicken
Don't forget to check your DJ and/or Ballgown/Party Frock! Please reserve using https://www.helloasso.com/associations/standard-athletic-club/evenements/annual-christmas-dinner by 9 December. Have fun!
Parents are invited to show our two boys' teams and the exciting new girls' team how the beautiful game should really be played at 11 am on Sunday 15 December at our annual parents-junior football challenge. Age and talent are no obstacle in the selection of the grown-ups' teams though a good pair of sturdy sports shoes are highly recommended. (Read on for photo of last year's event)
Don't forget Christmas Carols at 6 pm on Sunday 15 December. (Stay on for mince pies and mulled wine afterwards.)
The draws for the 2019/2020 Tournament (SIngles, Doubles, Veterans, Juniors) are available for viewing and downloading on the SAC website and posted on the snooker board.
Please play your matches (best of 3 frames) as soon as possible especially the first rounds. First round matches must be played preferably before Sunday December 22nd.
You can play your matches any day of the week and reserve your matches by phone with the manager or through the special match-calendar available at the Club.
Save the date - Friday 17 January 2020 for the next prizegiving/dinner.