Semur-en-Auxois: Centre de préparations aux jeux (CPJ)

Due to its geographical location, the Côte-d'Or is the ideal territory to organise outdoor events or to serve as a centre of preparation for the Games(CPJ) to welcome Olympic delegations from all over the world.

The objective of these centres is to be able to welcome foreign Olympic delegations wishing to come and train in their disciplines on French territory during the years leading up to the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.

On 4 October 2020, the site of Semur-en-Auxois was selected for cycling.


CPJ road cycling - Semur-en-Auxois

Centre located in the heart of Burgundy, 2h30 drive from Paris. It is composed of 3 high quality sports facilities and accommodation allowing you to train in optimal conditions.

It includes :


Hostellerie d'Aussois

Overlooking the ramparts of Semur-en-Auxois, our hotel restaurant offers an exceptional setting. In the Côte d'Or, the Hostellerie d'Aussois enjoys a privileged location. In the heart of Burgundy, you are located between Dijon and Auxerre, a few kilometres from Saulieu. You will have easy access to all the tourist attractions of the region: the medieval town of Semur-en-Auxois, the Alésia MuseoPark, the Fontenay Abbey, Flavigny, Vézelay, the Morvan, the vineyards...

Particularly well served by the motorway network (A6, exit 23 at 5 minutes), a stone's throw from the centre of Semur-en-Auxois and at the crossroads of the various Burgundy departments, you will benefit from an ideally located hotel restaurant, which will enable you to visit the region, make a relaxing diversions on your way or stop off for a business trip.

Recovery care equipment

The mobile

A mobile equipment presenting various recovery care services: pressotherapy, cold bath, cryotherapy with or without operator, provision of physiotherapist: see the conditions of services on the company's website.

Weight room

Cross Training Nation

In Semur-en-Auxois, a dedicated private weight room with performance conditions.
Website Cross Training Nation

Road network

A vast network of rural roads accessible directly from the accommodation offering a variety of gradients. The roads are not very busy with motor vehicles, allowing for safe riding.

11 routes to discover