Fourth Biarritz International Virtual AA Weekend Convention
08 to 10 October 2021
Organized by the BAB Anglophone AA Group, Biarritz.Biarritz fronts on the Atlantic Ocean and has several beaches suitable for surfing.
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A FULL WEEKEND OF AA FELLOWSHIP
AL-ANON & YPAA PARTICIPATION
Talented Speakers and workshop leaders
RECOVERY AND ECONOMY
NO TRAVEL EXPENSE! NO HOTEL EXPENSE! NO EATING EXPENSE! NO EXPENSE!
FANTASTIC VALUE AND GREAT SHARINGBiarritz is known as the surf capital of Europe
REGISTRATION CAPACITY IS LIMITED.
PRE-REGISTRATION IS RECOMMENDED
Love and Service; Dr Bob (30 July 1950)
Dr. Bob said in his farewell talk ‘my good friends in AA and of AA. I feel I would be very remiss if I didn’t take this opportunity to welcome you not only to this meeting but those that have already transpired. I hope very much that the presence of so many people and the words that you hear will prove an inspiration to you. In other words, we hope that your visit here will be both enjoyable and profitable’ Read more
The 2020 annual Biarritz International convention was victim of the COVID-19 Virus, Uncertainty dictates the date or even year we may next hold the ‘real event’ until such time as COVID-19 testing and a vaccine are developed. Given the great success of Zoom, local, national, and International AA meetings in Biarritz and worldwide the BAB Biarritz AA Group has adopted the Zoom platform and will host the Biarritz International Virtual AA Convention in June 2021. Read more…
How to participate (HOW It Works)
First requirement is, voluntarily register/pre-register online. The second requirement is to have the login link at hand. A password will be required. As you login you will undergo confirmation you are a registrant. Registered attendees enter meetings, workshops, and events. Read more…
The scheduled agenda for the event starts with online pre-event meetings Friday afternoon and continue through Sunday noon. Post-event meetings take place Sunday evening at 18h00. TIMES ARE ALL LOCAL TIME-ZONE (CET/France). Registration covers all meetings. Capacity is limited, to only those who are registered. See agenda here
BIARRITZ is the only surf town in the world with a royal history, it is located on the Atlantic coast in the French Basque Country in southwestern France 22 miles from the border with Spain. It is a seaside tourist destination known for the Hôtel du Palais, its casinos, and its surfing culture. Read more…
Special Invited Speaker
Bob D from Las Vegas will be the principle speaker on Friday 25 June, Bob D. is renowned for his informative and instructive shares Much of his work is available online on Youtube. ‘Karen C. Ph.D., lecturer and facilitator of 12 Step workshops/presentations, an AA member since 1976, will share on Friday 25 June. Karen is author of the successful recovery books “Each day a new Beginning”, “The promise of a New Day”, “In God’s Care”, among over 25 other books. Read more.
The First International AA Virtual (Zoom) Convention held in Biarritz, southwestern France took place on 20 June 2020. Here are some answers to the most frequently asked questions regarding the Biarritz International AA Virtual (Zoom) Convention. Read more…
• Registration €12.50* per person before 25 June 2021. (online only)
• All registrations online for the event to be paid via PayPal or bank card in euros.
• Logins and Passwords available on the event website after 14 June 2021
PayPal and Bank Card
• Registered members only may contact us for access details after 14 June 2021
• No PayPal account? Pay with credit or debit card here and click ‘pay with card’
• Email address for access details and info is firstname.lastname@example.org
The International AA Virtual (Zoom) Convention base overlooks the Atlantic ocean, surfing beaches, and is close to many great golf courses, the local farmers market and shopping area.
The Biarritz Tourism Office is well organized, and experienced in catering to convention attendees. Ready pre-programmed tours and excursions to the region are available on short notice. Read more…
Subject to the lifting of Coved-19 travel restrictions we Look forward to seeing all face-to-face (real) convention attendees in Biarritz in 2021 or at the next feasible date. We Look forward to seeing you in Biarritz soon.