Le May 16, 2024

Gruissan is preparing for a historic moment!
On May 16, 2024, our city will experience a magical moment with the passage of the Olympic flame of the Paris 2024 Games. This exceptional event not only highlights Gruissan's commitment to sport and excellence, but also offers a unique opportunity to highlight our magnificent city and its tourist attractions.
It was Camille LECOINTRE who was appointed captain of the Gruissan relay, member of the French Sailing team, double bronze medalist in Rio in 2016 then Tokyo in 2021 in double dinghy (470). Camille is currently being selected for the 2024 Games. It is an immense pride to welcome her to Gruissan, land of all challenges!
Imagine: the Olympic flame traveling through our picturesque streets, to the warm cheers of everyone. It will be an epic day where every corner of Gruissan will come alive with festive spirit. The values ​​of respect, friendship and excellence will mingle with the sea air, in a postcard setting that only Gruissan can offer.
Why is Gruissan the ideal spot for this event? Between our dream beaches, our vineyards as far as the eye can see and our rich heritage, there is so much to explore! This day will also be an opportunity to discover (or rediscover) everything that makes Gruissan an unmissable destination in the south of France.
So, whether you are a sports fan, nature lover or simply looking for adventure and great stories, join us to celebrate this historic moment. Gruissan 2024, more than a passing of the flame, an Olympic adventure to live together!
We will reveal the details of the program soon.


May 16
Thursday Open