Conference - The Olympic adventure: a long, little-known story (1894-2024)

Sports and leisure Conference Historic 2024 Olympic Games

Thursday 12 September 2024

18:00 to 19:30

Location : Hôtel de ville d'Istres


Historian Stéphane Kronenberger will retrace the exciting history of the Olympic adventure.
As well as evoking numerous sporting exploits, the conference will remind us of the history of the Olympic Games and its resonance with historical events such as the Cold War, decolonization and more contemporary international issues.

Particular attention will also be paid to the fight for equality and parity in sport, and to the history of the struggle against all forms of discrimination.
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Office de Tourisme d'Istres
Phone : +33 4 42 81 76 00
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Hôtel de ville d'Istres
1 Esplanade Bernardin Laugier
  • Spoken language(s) :
    • French


Free of charge.


1 Esplanade Bernardin Laugier
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 43.516336
Longitude : 4.988392
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