For a price range of 15 million euros, 8 might be devoted to the building of a brand new high-level multi-sport coaching heart on the “Polo” web site, in the coronary heart of the city. On the rugby facet, Biarritz Olympique “will have a new training structure available” and the city will contribute 7 million euros to the renovation of the Aguilera stadium.
In entrance of the first sketches of the new high-level coaching heart, Maïder Arosteguy, the mayor of Biarritz, defends her venture and particularly her price range.
This resolution stems from an audit carried out on the sports activities wants of the city of Biarritz. Because even when rugby holds a spot of alternative, it is not the solely self-discipline that fascinates its inhabitants who're additionally practising.
There are thus 71 high-level athletes listed in the city representing 9 disciplines. Among them, swimming, soccer, golf, browsing, coastal rescue, Basque pelota…
Thus, the city determined to create this efficiency heart which might enable high-level coaching, coaching and preparation programs. This new building would make it doable to create a dynamic district, on this web site of the hippodrome of flowers, referred to as “Polo” and to provide sports activities tourism.
“We have been in search of the most applicable web site (…) and the web site is at the Hippodrome des Fleurs and never in Aguilera, which is destined to change into the subsequent district of Biarritz to home 350 housing models.“, assures Maïder Arosteguy.
8 million euros are due to this fact deliberate for this new heart and seven million for the renovation of the Aguilera stadium. It stays for Jean-Baptiste Aldigé to discover the further 22 million euros obligatory for the complete rehabilitation of the skilled membership Biarritz Olympique.
Watch the report by Perrine Durandeau and Christian Etchegaray.
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