05/21/2016

THE FONDATION LACOSTE CELEBRATES ITS ANNIVERSARY AT ROLAND GARROS (FRENCH OPEN)!

During the Kid’s Day at Roland Garros {French Open} this year, the “Apprentis d’Auteuil” organization had the opportunity to participate in a program organized by the Foundation.

The day started with a tennis clinic at the Tennis Club de Paris where six youngsters from the “Apprentis d’Auteuil” organization had a chance to play with Nathalie Dechy, formerly ranked 11th best female player worldwide and a member of the Comex of the Foundation.

Later, a press conference was held at Roland Garros {French Open} with Béryl Lacoste Hamilton, Nathalie Dechy and several representatives from our partner organizations, as well as the young people having participated in the tennis clinic earlier on.

The journalists discovered the Foundation’s new website and film. They interviewed the Chairman, our partner organizations, as well as Nathalie Dechy.

During the afternoon, Béryl Lacoste Hamilton welcomed about 60 young people from “Apprentis d’Auteuil” and “L Dans la Ville”, another of our partner organizations, at Roland Garros {French Open}

We were lucky with the weather during this beautiful day!

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07/01/2018

CROCO GOLF SAINT QUENTIN EN YVELINES: A BUSY MONTH OF JUNE

Discovering Biodiversity: On Wednesday June 13, eight young people from the Croco Golf program surveyed the site of the Golf National. Guided by Thibaut Totis, scientific mediator and speaker specialized in biodiversity, they discovered all the biodiversity that nestles in the roughs and water obstacles of the course.

To find out more, read the article published by the French Golf Federation: https://www.ffgolf.org/Actus/Federation/Golf-National/Golf-National-les-enfants-de-Crocogolf-ont-decouvert-la-biodiversite

HNA Open de France: On Saturday June 30, eleven youngsters and their parents were invited to the HNA Open de France. On this occasion, as every year, the professional golfer Thomas Levet, six victories on the European Tour, organized a clinic for them. By imitating the swings of his grandparents, Thomas unveiled the secrets of golf while having fun.

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