The SUAPSE (University Centre for Physical Sport and Cultural Expression) offers many sporting and cultural activities.
These activities can be taken as a course unit with ECTS credits or simply as personal training.

Diverse sports activities

The SUAPSE organises more than 30 sports activities throughout the academicyear.

7 categories:

  • Keeping fit
  • Expression
  • Team sports
  • Individual sports
  • Nautical Sport
  • Martial Arts
  • Racket Sport

How do I sign up for a sports activity ?

To sign up for an activity, contact the SUAPSEor go to the Bongraine gymnasium. There is a limited number of places for many of the activities so be sure to sign up as early as possible.

Sports events all through the year

Many sports events are organised :

Les Milles Sabords

An urbanand aquatic raid that takes place around the beach of the Minimes – an annual not-to-be-missed event

Green Day

A big sportstournament of team sports that helps new students make friends and meet older students.

Cruise at the end of the year 

An event on a houseboat, in the “Pertuis” of La Rochelle

Les Nuits

Multiple events with different sports:Volleyball by night, handball, badminton, basketball …


The SUAPSEorganises various training courses:

  • Coastal and offshore boating permit
  • National Security and Rescue Certificate (BNSSA)
  • Sailing Monitoring: CQPAM “support habitable”
  • First-aid certificate: PSC 1, PSE 1 , PSE 1, recycling
Contact SUAPSE- University Centre for physical Sports and Cultural expressions +33(0)5 46 45 18 94

Opening :
Monday-Thursday : 9am-7pm
Friday: 9am-5:30pm
Saturday : 10am-12pm