Directly. “For these Olympics, heritage is important,” declares Emmanuel Macron on his visit to Tarbes.

This Thursday, President Emmanuel Macron will visit Hautes-Pyrenees. The program involves discovering a sports factory in Tarbes with a demonstration by children, meeting a breeder affected by wolf predation in Arjules Gazost, and the final stages of the Pyrenees between Lourdes and Tarbes in Tour de France. Participation in.

President Emmanuel Macron arrived at Hautes-Pyrenees from Girond on Wednesday night, where he met firefighters engaged in the fight against wildfires.

His official visit begins on Thursday morning, July 21st, in Tarbes, where he visits a sports factory in the heart of the Arsenal district. Converting the former iconic factory dedicated to weapons in Tarbes into a multi-sports complex is a huge success. Facilities include Europe’s largest indoor athletics stadium and climbing walls.

Children of Tarbes' Educational Success Program are waiting to meet the President of the Republic.

Children of Tarbes’ Educational Success Program are waiting to meet the President of the Republic.
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It should soon host a major tournament. The Olympic team should also benefit from the equipment of the Paris 2024 Olympics. -Pyrenees. Practitioners come from all over France and even from all over Europe. This site quickly gained a real notoriety. Tarbes will host the French Climbing Championships next year with this new infrastructure.

This Thursday morning, the Arsenal district has been secured by police (dozens of police and CRS) with the arrival of the head of state.

Young people from the Rock et Pyrenees Association, Tarbes' climbing club, are warming up before the arrival of the President of the Republic.  / Photo AB

Young people from the Rock et Pyrenees Association, Tarbes’ climbing club, are warming up before the arrival of the President of the Republic. / Photo AB

From 9:30 am, several groups of young athletes gathered in front of the facility. For this day when youth and sports are in the limelight, they have to demonstrate in front of the president. Therefore, the children of the Tarbes City Education Success Program, along with educator Hakim Meliani, first entered the sports factory where the president had to go. , Even if they don’t necessarily understand all of this security device. “

While waiting for the president, we measure ourselves against the Great Wall of China in the sports factory.  / Photo AB

While waiting for the president, we measure ourselves against the Great Wall of China in the sports factory. / Photo AB

The head of state is scheduled for a meeting with a pastoral actor who was mobilized for several weeks in the face of mountain predation at 11:00 am in Tarbes and then at 1:30 pm in Arjules Gazost. increase. Following the final climb of the 18th stage of the Tour de France, Proton reaches the summit of Hautacam.

Sports exchange with a small Talvis

Upon arriving at the sports factory in Tarbes, Arsenal, Emmanuel Macron exchanged some words with children aged 5 to 11 at the Tarbes Outdoor Center. “You are ready for Paris 2024,” he launched the President of the Republic to young sports enthusiasts. In a relaxed atmosphere, the kids challenged the president: can he win the basket? Soon, Emmanuel Macron grabbed the basketball after rolling up his sleeves. His first attempt was good.

President interacts with children in summer camp

President interacts with children in summer camp
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After that, after demonstrating and initiating around Europe’s largest climbing wall and interacting with speed climbers, I met UNSS young people and junior and senior high school students practicing climbing in Tarbes. Athletics.

Goal Olympic Paris 2024

“The last time I visited this sector, I promised the President of Agro to come here because I couldn’t cut the wagon because of the launch of this infrastructure,” said Emmanuel Macron. I did.

“This is a great initiative to show our commitment to agglomeration with financial risks that we have supported. This room is part of what we want to do for Paris 2024. What is important for these Olympics is heritage. This is important. In elementary school, we want to play sports in 30 minutes a day from the beginning of the school year. In the field of sports, we support the association to help young people practice and have a 5,000 educational structure. We want to build. Here in Tarbes, we are not a small organization, but a European champion. This is a reasonable example. This trial should lead to the 2024 Olympics. ” Again, the President of the Republic declared.

Therefore, a meeting between the relevant new ministers and new police chiefs should be held in Elysee on Monday to provide the impetus and framework for these 2024 Games in Paris.