Grenoble, France

SPRING INVITE 2024

20&21 AVRIL 2024
COMPLEXE DU VIEUX MELCHIOR
SASSENAGE

Dear International Ultimate Players,

The Ultimate Community in Grenoble Area, represented by Monkey Grenoble, is really delighted to welcome you in our beautiful place.

You can be sure we’re working on offering you the best experience with an affordable price !
We’re doing our best to have every needs of the players covered on site : diner, lunch, medical, and even campsite and breakfast.

Please find below some pre-information about the event, that may evolve during the next months.

Please note that the event will occur during national holidays, we highly encourage teams to book accommodation and transportation as soon as possible.

The fields

The fields for the tournament are located in Sassenage, a City in the suburb of Grenoble. It is easily accessible using public transports, by bike or by car.

Address

Complexe Sportif Paul Vieux-Melchior
2 Rue Pierre de Coubertin, 38360 Sassenage
FRANCE

Come with public transports

From the Grenoble train stations, it will take you around 20 minutes to reach the fields, by taking a tramway and a bus.
You can find the best itinerary and the schedule using this website.

Dott : E-bikes and E-scooters

Download the app for easy drives and full autonomy !
From the Grenoble Train station to the fields, it would cost you about 4-6 euros per way.

Transport

getting to Grenoble from anywhere in europe

Grenoble is located in the south east of France, bellow the city of Lyon. For ecological reasons, we highly encourage Ultimate players to come by train to our event.

By train

Grenoble is 1H30 away from Lyon train stations that provide direct trains for many capital cities in Europe: Lyon Part Dieu & Lyon Saint Exupery. There are also direct trains form Paris to Grenoble that take 3H.

By bus

Direct shuttles from the airport and train stations Lyon Saint Exupery allows to get to Grenoble train stations or Grenoble Oxford (direct bus to the fields).
You can book in advance for best prices using Blablabus or Flixbus.

By plane

Closest international airport is Lyon Saint Exupery. Geneva airport is 3 hours drive. You can find some buses also to reach it.

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FOOD and snacking

To ensure that all players are full of energy, we will provide on-site:

Snacking and beverage
Lunch (pre-order in February)
On-site indoor Saturday dinner (pre-order in February), target price: ~15€ to 20/ppl
Breakfast for campers

Sustainable event : to ensure a sustainable way to organize event, the Monkey organization is working on waste reduction : we will ask you to bring your own plates & cutlery.
All snacks will be “home made” and food will be vegetarian.

Accomodations

campsite

On-site (pre-sales in February)
Price to be defined, 10 to 15€ per night, including breakfast.
Please make sure you’re well equipped with sleeping bags, tents, and mattress, that suits to the weather at the end of April. Temperatures by night can be still cold.

Hotels

Depending on your preferences, you can book an hotel near the fields, or more in the city center, near the train station. Here are some suggestions.
Please note that we are actually negotiating some discount in the hotels with the symbol 💰, more info by the end of January.

Le relais de Sassenage💰

Closest option, fields are accessible by foot. From 28,5€/night, including breakfast : book quickly ! (Spring Invite Partner)

Hüb by Privilodges 💰

Very close to the train station, approximately 20 min from the fields using public transport.
Spring Invite Partner (Through Office Municipal des Sports)

Ibis budget Seyssins

Affordable and close, approximately 10min by car from the fields.

F1 Grenoble University

Probably the cheapest option, approximately 20 min by car from the fields.

Appart hotel center

Option with a kitchen, approximately 30 min from the fields using public transport.

Ibis Grenoble bastille

In the city center, affordable, close to public transport.

Thanks to our partners

This event is organized with the help of

The European ultimate federation
The French federation of flying disc
SUAPS – Université Grenoble Alpes
The Sassenage city
The department of Isère
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