Rescue 13

Martigues - Sports d'eau - From Saturday 23 to Sunday 24 October 2021 Opening hours on Saturday at 12.30 pm. On Sunday at 9 am. - Free

Saturday from 12:30 p.m.

  • Euro Beach Flags Tour: This sand test tests the lifeguard's reflexes and alertness. The competitors are lying on their stomachs, heels together, their hands on top of each other and their torso resting on the sand, the sticks are located 20m behind them. At the whistle, rescuers must get up as quickly as possible and grab a stick. The Lifeguard without a stick is eliminated.
  • Course Swimming Course.
  • Board race: the Rescuers complete a course of around 600m on their knees or lying down on a 3m50 board, the minimum weight of which must be 7.5kg. This event requires great technique at the start and passage of the buoys, where the contacts are rough and unbalanced.

Sunday from 9 a.m.

  • Oceanman long distance: considered by athletes as the queen of coastal rescue. This event highlights the rescuer's endurance qualities and his technical mastery. It consists of a series of swimming, board and surfski courses with transitions of races on the sand.
  • Surf ski race: Surfski is the name given to the rescue competition kayak. The start is in the water. Lifeguards must complete a course of around 800m, before returning to the beach to cross the finish line marked by two flags in the water. This test requires both balance and endurance.
  • Swimming.
  • Handset.

  • Free

Information provided by OT Martigues

  • Address

    Plage du Verdon
    Chemin de la Douane
    La Couronne

    13500 Martigues

  • Organiser

    AMSA ( Asso. Méditerranéenne Sauvetage Aquatique )

  • Website

Where to stay

Justine
Holiday rental

Justine

Martigues

Close to shops and the sea. Kitchen / living room area. Entrance with sleeping area with 2 bunk beds / 1pers. Shower room, wc. On the mezzanine, 1 bed / 2pers. Terrace with garden furniture.

Villa la côte bleue 2
Holiday rental

Villa la côte bleue 2

Martigues

Kitchen / sleeping area (single bed). Room (bed / 2 pers.). Bathroom. Terrace with garden furniture. Electric heating. Child's bed on request.

La Côte Bleue
Holiday rental

La Côte Bleue

Martigues

In the heart of the village, the gîte faces the public car park, the beach, the port with the fish market, and close to the main shops. On one level, the cottage opens via the terrace onto the living room with sofa (140x190cm), flat screen TV. Dining area. Integrated kitchen with electric…

Gaby
Holiday rental

Gaby

Martigues

A bedroom with a bed for 2 people, a sofa bed for 2 people. Seen on the port and on the sea, terrace.

Belvédère du Baou
Holiday rental

Belvédère du Baou

Martigues

Terrace, enclosed garden. Station, shops, beaches 10 minutes walk.

Chez Manou
B&B

Chez Manou

Martigues

In a 5500 m2 wooded park, near the Crown beach, a traditional local stone house: 3 bedrooms in the family house (2 bedrooms with 1 140 bed and 1 bedroom with 1 180 bed and 3 single beds).

La restanque
Holiday rental

La restanque

Martigues

Living room / kitchen (15 m2) equipped. Bedroom with 1 bed (2 pers.), 2 folding bunk beds (1 pers.). Bathroom. Terrace extended by a shaded garden (60 m2), electric plancha.

Un appart comme chez soi
Holiday rental

Un appart comme chez soi

Martigues

Bed and bathroom linen provided. Wifi access by Airbox to be recharged by you according to your needs.

Villa piscine Isabelle
Holiday rental

Villa piscine Isabelle

Martigues

Villa of 130m² on 4600 m2 of land, air-conditioned that can accommodate 6 travelers: 3 bedrooms, 3 double beds. The swimming pool is exclusive to the accommodation and not overlooked. Exceptional haven of peace and relaxation, 7 minutes from the beaches of the Blue Coast. A small pool can…

Things to do

Bonnieu Naturist Beach
Landscape

Bonnieu Naturist Beach

Martigues

I am not a naturist but I would like to try: via the invitation of a person who is a member of the MNS association, you can try naturism 2 times maximum at the rate of 5 euros per day and per person (a receipt will be issued to you ). Bonnieu naturist beach is located near Martigues. Modest…

Couzy Pierre
Craftsman / producer

Couzy Pierre

Martigues

If the wild fauna and often the large African animals represent his work and his life as a frequent traveler, we find in Couzy another sensitivity for small waterfowl and also woodcock.

V-Loc made in Carro
Outdoor leisure

V-Loc made in Carro

Martigues

V-Loc made in Carro provides you with mountain bikes for adults and children and delivers the bikes to the places you want!

Plage Rives d'Or
Landscape

Plage Rives d'Or

Sausset-les-Pins

Plage des Rives d’Or Sausset-les-Pins – a small resort on the Côte Bleue coast -, is part of the "Marine Park": a protected area where fishing and underwater hunting are prohibited. Diving and snorkelling fans will simply adore exploring the crystal-clear waters of "Plage des Rives d’Or"…

Beach at La Saulce
Landscape

Beach at La Saulce

Martigues

Standing just above the creek, Chapelle de Sainte Croix appears to be standing guard over the bathers. Built in memory of Saint Mary Magdalene who is said to have moored on these shores with the first Christians chased from Palestine, this little chapel harbours a genuine fragment of the Christ's…

Le Marin Surf Shop
Nautical leisure

Le Marin Surf Shop

Martigues

Sale of new and used equipment.

Laurons beach
Landscape

Laurons beach

Martigues

Showers and toilets have been fitted as well as a play area for children. Free parking is available nearby and the beach is signposted in summer to ensure the safety of swimmers from the boats leaving the small port. Its main feature is this picnic area fitted out with tables, benches and…

Carro's beach
Landscape

Carro's beach

Martigues

Its fish market attracts people from throughout the region and is a real treat for the eyes and the taste buds! Situated just a stone's throw from the port, "Plage de Carro" is a fairly small shingle beach, just big enough to accommodate the families and surfers who come here to tackle the…

Water Sports 13, base nautique
Nautical leisure

Water Sports 13, base nautique

Martigues

Partner of the nautical pass: withdraw your Privilege Nautical Offer card entitling you to discounts on certain services or activities. It is delivered free of charge at the tourist and congress office, at the La Couronne tourist information office or on the website: www.martigues-tourisme.com.…

Where to eat

Côte et Mer
Cuisine de Provence

Côte et Mer

Martigues

On the floor panoramic sight on the sea.

Les terrasses de l'Arquet
Cuisine de Provence

Les terrasses de l'Arquet

Martigues

A breathtaking view overlooking the beach of St. Croix and the horizon offered by the Mediterranean Sea. The restaurant and multipurpose room are open to everyone, not just the residents of the campsite. The room hosts weddings, baptisms and seminars throughout the year.