Bertrand Genard nautical base

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Presentation of the equipment

Inaugurated in 2019, the nautical base is located on the canal linking Caen to the sea, in the immediate vicinity of the city center, its train station, its hotels and restaurants. The basin is protected from the winds and offers ideal conditions for the practice of nautical disciplines. The base also offers beautiful interior volumes on a total of 1000m²: 8 changing rooms, 2 classrooms and briefing rooms as well as a large reception area of 150 m² extended by a balcony on the 1st floor, offices, a shared kitchen, storage spaces.

Year of construction : 2019

Location and contact

Address : Quai Gaston Lamy , 14120 Mondeville

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Travel time from Paris (Porte d'Auteuil)


This infrastructure provides training areas for the following sports

Olympic sports

Canoe sprint

Paralympic Sports

¨Para Canoë

Main equipment information

  • Typical Equipment :Bassin nautique

  • Main pitch size / lengths :9000m

  • Profondeur moyenne :7,50

Information on ancillary equipment

Hangar à bateaux sécurisé

Rampe de mise à l'eau pour bateau à moteur

Bâtiment attenant à la base

Bâtiment de 1000m² avec vestiaires, salle de cours et briefing, espace réceptif de 150m², bureaux, cuisine, espaces de stockage

Cloakrooms & Sanitary

  • Cloakrooms : 8

  • Sanitary users : 2

  • Sanitaries for people with reduced mobility : 2

  • Changing rooms for people with reduced mobility : 8

  • Public sanitary facilities : 2


  • Hot and cold baths

  • Hammam

  • Sauna

  • Cryotherapie / Ice baths

  • Antidoping room

  • Physiotherapie room/Massage room

  • Work out room

  • Medical room / Infirmary

  • Behind closed doors / Possible privatization

  • Storage space

  • Caretaking

  • Video surveillance system

  • Bus parks

  • Wifi

  • Coach office

  • Relaxation room / Refreshment room

  • Meeting room

  • Dining room

  • Catering office

  • Press room

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