Sports in French

Sports is a great topic for conversation. The below list of sport names in French helps you to get familiar with Olympic and other sports in French. For even more French vocabularies, take a look at our learning resources for French at the end of the page.

Summer Sports in French

tennis in French(le) tennis
badminton in French(le) badminton
golf in French(le) golf
cycling in French(le) cyclisme
table tennis in French(le) tennis de table
triathlon in French(le) triathlon
wrestling in French(la) lutte
judo in French(le) judo
fencing in French(la) escrime (l'escrime)
archery in French(le) tir à l'arc
boxing in French(la) boxe
gymnastics in French(la) gymnastique
weightlifting in French(la) haltérophilie (l'haltérophilie)
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Winter Sports in French

skiing in French(le) ski
snowboarding in French(le) snowboard
ice skating in French(le) patinage sur glace
ice hockey in French(le) hockey sur glace
biathlon in French(le) biathlon
luge in French(la) luge
ski jumping in French(le) saut à ski

Water Sports in French

swimming in French(la) natation
water polo in French(le) water-polo
surfing in French(le) surf
rowing in French(le) aviron (l'aviron)
windsurfing in French(la) planche à voile
sailing in French(la) voile

Team Sports in French

football in French(le) football
basketball in French(le) basketball
volleyball in French(le) volleyball
cricket in French(le) cricket
baseball in French(le) baseball
rugby in French(le) rugby
handball in French(le) handball
field hockey in French(le) hockey sur gazon
beach volleyball in French(le) beach-volley
Australian football in French(le) football australien
American football in French(le) football américain

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