Also, France is an important market for sporting goods, which represented almost €11 billion in 2016.


Le Tremplin: the world’s first sport innovation incubator


Sponsored by Paris&Co, the Parisian agency for economic and innovation development, Le Tremplin was launched in 2015. This is the world’s first sport innovation incubator, bringing together start-ups, key corporates, and institutional players to develop the sector.  This dynamic hub now gathers more than 60 sports-related start-ups along with about 30 large corporate and institutional partners.