In this column, the website’s editors will provide all the latest news and information on key events, goings on, and "greats moments" at the GOLF HOTEL RESORT DU VAL DE SORNE. A first class golfing destination recognised by specialists such as the GUIDE PEUGEOT, GOLF MAGAZINE, as well as a major tourism attraction in the region, department and city of LONS-LE-SAUNIER, overt the coming months the GOLF HOTEL RESORT DU VAL DE SORNE will confirm its dynamic schedule of events, whether in terms of sports, gastronomy and culture, or just the plain art of good living. Don’t miss discovering the year-round events and numerous facades of the GOLF HOTEL RESORT DU VAL DE SORNE, making it an outstanding GOLF and HOLIDAY destination in the heart of the JURA region.HIGH LEVEL SPORTS and....International Meeting of Champions 2012
The GOLF HOTEL RESORT DU VAL DE SORNE wants to establish its position as a partner for ALL SPORTS. Thus, by planning to host next year in July some one hundred high level sports celebrities, the GOLF HOTEL RESORT DU VAL DE SORNE will confirm its essential role as a catalyser of events. From 12 - 14 September, Stéphane BARBER, a long time friend of Jean-Marie LAURENT, director of the Resort, invited Olivier GIRAULT, ex-captain of the French national HAND BALL team to come take a look at the surroundings.
The two press articles published in LE PROGRES bear witness to the infatuation of these two sports celebrities for the JURA and the VAL DE SORNE, as much for the quality of the tourism facilities as for the sheer beauty and natural grandeur of its scenery. In July 2012, Yannick Noah, Alain Prost or even Jean-Pierre Rives may be coming together with other sports celebrities at the Golf du Val de Sorne, in Vernantois (39). An international meeting of champions who’ll challenge themselves on the greens, for a good cause. This event is organised by Stéphane Barber, a former rugby player with the Racing Club de France.
«I’ve got a list of 200 sports friends. Now, I need to get them to accept. If they do, it’ll profit the association founded by Céline Girault (Olivier’s wife) called «Les Lutins de C-Lyne», and the goal is to bring orphaned children to sports, musical and cultural events, as well as to develop their creativity through workshops.» Until now, this competition had been held in Paris. Will the sports stars make an effort to come play golf in the Jura?