CAPITEN and the health crisis: the impacts

Partners remain on course ! The CAPITEN project should have come to an end on 30 November 2020… But that was before the COVID-19 health crisis hit! In order to allow projects to postpone the actions planned during the spring lockdown periods, the Managing Authority of the Atlantic Area programme granted an automatic six-month extension, …
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Explore Donegal Virtually !

  Donegal is located on Ireland’s famous Wild Atlantic Way and has the longest section of coastline on the driving route spanning 1,135km. Donegal is lucky to have three of the major, iconic attractions on Wild Atlantic Way located within the county. Starting at Ireland’s most northerly point Malin Head on the Inishowen Peninsula it …
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Mini cabotage on the Erdre river in Pays de la Loire

(Re)discover the Erdre, “the most beautiful river in France” according to François I. In addition to the great maritime sailing itinerary, our rivers are an important element in the development of local water sports in our local area.Last July, the Pays de la Loire Regional Olympic and Sports Committee organised two workshops with eight organisations …
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Marina of tomorrow

Launch of the prospective study on the Marina of Tomorrow in St Vaast-la-Hougue (pilot port) in partnership with Normandie Maritime Objectives:   –             Spread the message on the importance of changing the management paradigm, especially among port staff and local nautical stakeholders –             Identify the drivers of growth and diversification for the port, particularly in …
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PIRATE FROM BRITTANY, A beach club to learn about the sea

The “Pirate of Brittany” project was rolled out across four beaches in Brittany (Lorient, Fouesnant, Sarzeau and Pléneuf-Val-André) in order to meet several objectives: Providing easy access for children to water sports, with no time commitment, no booking required. Developing young people’s water skills Breaking cultural codes by using the beach, a place accessible and …
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A closer look at innovative products in the Pays de la Loire….

After the summer of 2019, which provided an opportunity to test the seven innovative nautical ideas, the emphasis this year has been placed on communication about these products. –          A radio advertising campaign on the sailing offers for families “Vogue&Vague”:  1671 spots on two regional stations. –          A leaflet promoting the five innovations disseminated to …
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Resounding success for the two 2020 cabotage routes on the west coast of the Cotentin peninsula

A beach club to learn about the sea From 25 July to 7 August 2020, SVP des Ports de la Manche and SVP Nautisme organised two cabotage tours on the west coast of the Cotentin peninsula.             One, on the coast of Les Havres, departing from Port-bail-sur-Mer, via the harbour …
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Cabotage on the Viking Coast july 20-26, 2019

From 20 to 26 July 2019, the Manche departmental council and SPL des Ports de la Manche held the inaugural coastal navigation event along the east coast of the Channel, from Carentan-les-Marais to Barfleur, via Morsalines Bay, Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, (favourite village of the French people in 2019), Tatihou and Îles Saint-Marcouf.  
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CAPITEN, a key tool for developing new nautical products

The Pays de la Loire Region has teamed up with Solutions&Co, the Pays de la Loire economic development agency and the Pays de la Loire Olympic and Sports Regional Committee (CROS) to develop new concepts for water-based products and services. Solutions&Co has developed five new water-based concepts for families, accessible to beginners: Water-based experiences to …
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Products of Région Pays de la Loire

The Pays de la Loire Region has teamed up with Solutions&Co, the Pays de la Loire economic development agency and the Pays de la Loire Olympic and Sports Regional Committee (CROS) to develop new concepts for water-based products and services. Solutions&Co has developed five new water-based concepts for families, accessible to beginners: Water-based experiences to …
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