Updated: Oct 23
What is the oddest sport you've ever tried? -
Salut à tou.te.s,
As the Rugby World Cup draws to a close in France, while the Basque Pelota World Championships and the Red Bull Breakdance Competition in Paris are kicking off, the time seems ideal to talk about strange, uncommon and rare sports. Whether it's pickleball, chessboxing, octopush, three-sided football, pyreneism, or even extreme ironing, come and tell us about your most peculiar sporting experience.
Related episode: le Mont-Blanc
This week's sessions:
- Tuesday October 17, 2023
- Sunday October 22, 2023
Bonne semaine et à bientôt,
Here is what happens when you don't speak French — check this hilarious rugby player interview at the RWC this year.
Word of the week, "randonnée", nom féminin
• Longue promenade. ⇄ (voiture) drive · (bicyclette) ride · walk · hike
• Randonnée ou conte randonnée : littérature – conte issu de la tradition orale, dont la structure ternaire, répétitive et énumérative mêle de façon dynamique jeu, chant et récit. ⇄ chain tale
- Watch Red Bull's documentary on Chessboxing: https://youtu.be/VZzj4ICKsF4