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Latest update : 2013-10-01

New takes on sport

We can’t always pursue the hobbies we would like to. But fortunately, some sporting activities are now being adapted for the time-pressed professional in urban surroundings. Clubs where the onus is on enjoying yourself and there’s no pressure to beat any records.

Adresses:

Gossima Ping Pong Bar
4 rue Victor Gelez
75011 Paris
+33 (0)9 67 29 75 79
http://gossima.fr/

Urban Football
+33 (0)811 09 10 87
http://www.urbanfootball.fr/

Arqana Racing Club
32 avenue Hocquart de Turtot
14800 Deauville
+33 (0)2 31 81 81 00
http://www.arqanaracingclub.com/

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