Controversy has swelled over the organization of the Olympic basketball tournament at the Parc des Expositions in Paris in 2024. This isn’t going to happen in the end, but what about the new hall? OL has the answer, OL has their future location.
Almost two and a half years after the 2024 Olympics in Paris, all the details of the organization are far from settled. Each discipline does not yet know where its events take place, as is the case with basketball. However, a room had been proposed for the followers of the orange ball, but it failed to convince. The Parc des Expositions, Porte de Versailles in Paris had been designated by the organizing committee, but the French players did not like this option at all, Evan Fournier in the lead. Faced with the outcry, this choice fell through.
OL’s LDLC Arena Wants To Host The 2024 Olympics
The Porte de Versailles complex was considered too small, poorly lit and poorly ventilated and lost the basketball events, but the latter are still looking for a place to host the matches. And there aren’t many suitable venues, especially since most of the Parisian enclosures are occupied by other sports. So the solution lies outside of Paris. Orléans is a candidate, but Lyon andOL are ready to follow suit. OL Groupe is planning the upcoming opening of ASVEL’s new location, the LDLC Arena, which should accommodate 12,000 people from the end of 2023.
OL Groupe offers the LDLC Arena for the Olympic Games in #Paris2024
— OL Valley (@OLVallee) March 25, 2022
With this tool, OL Groupe hopes to promote the region and the 2024 Olympic Games are a nice showcase. It is therefore logical that Jean-Michel Aulas’ company is a candidate to organize the basketball games of the Olympic tournament. † The multipurpose hall with 12,000 seats in basketball configuration will open its doors at the end of 2023 and will take advantage of all the innovations of the latest generations to host a competition in the best conditions for both athletes and the public. OL Groupe is now convinced that the LDLC Arena can find its place in the next Summer Olympics and contribute to the influence of an entire territory during this important event for our country. ‘ she communicated. This would confirm a long-standing project of the duo Tony Parker-Jean Michel Aulas. A desire for the latter to confirm his ambitions beyond the football borders.