42nd Défi Boréal
Le Club de Coureurs Boréal
borealrace@gmail.com /
9 August 2020
Cégep John Abbott College, Centre Thérèse Casgrain
21275, rue Lakeshore, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue QC H9X 3L9

Défi Boréal Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue (42nd edition) will take place on Sunday, August 9th, 2020. In addition to the 21.1k, there will also be distances of 5k, 10k and a kids 1k on the beautiful campus of John Abbott College, McGill and the Morgan Arboretum.  Finishers medals will be awarded to all 1k kids and half marathon finishers.  Age group medals for the fastest runners for all distance.  You get your money’s worth at the Défi Boréal: secure and picturesque run courses, snacks at the arrival, chip timing, photos and finish line video!

COORDINATES

  • Date: Sunday, August 9, 2020
  • Location : (start, finish and registration)
    • CEGEP John Abbott College Centre Thérèse Casgrain
    • 21275 Lakeshore, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue
  • Organised par : Boréal Runners Club  
  • Information(s): Jennifer O'Connell, Race Director, email: BorealRace@gmail.com
  • This event has received a SILVER SANCTION from the Fédération québécoise d'athlétisme

DIRECTIONS

  • Exit 41 from the Autoroute 40 West (TransCanada)
  • Exit 39 from Autoroute 20 West Par l'Autoroute 20 ouest, prendre la sortie 39.
  • Public transit : Bus 211 from Lionel-Groulx every 30 minutes, starting at 5:30AM and more frequently after 8:30AM.  The bus ride is approximately 50

BIB PICKUP AND REGISTRATION

On site starting at 7:15AM on the day of the race

AGE GROUP CATEGORIES FOR EACH RACE (AGE ON RACE DAY)

  • 1 km: 0 to 5 years, 6-7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-14. No medals for runners 15 and up or for kids in strollers.  Permission for parents to accompany their young children for free. 
  • 5 km: 0-15 years, 16-17, 18-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+;
  • 10 km: 0-17 ans, 18-19 ans, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+;
  • 21.1km: 0-19 ans, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.

START TIMES

REGISTRATION FEES

SERVICES FOR RUNNERS

  • Secure race courses with no automobile circulation
  • Start timing mat for 5k, 10k and 21.1km
  • Official time and finish line videos available on Jikko.ca 
  • Free parking 500m from the start line
  • Kilometer markers on all the courses
  • Washrooms indoors as well as portable toilets on the 21.1km course
  • Water on the 5 km, 10 km and 21.1 km courses
  • First aid service located near finish line
  • Stretching and mini-treatments available on-site
  • Lockers and change rooms indoors (please bring your own locks)
  • Healthy post-race snack and water
  • Rapid online results on www.jikko.ca

COURSE RECORDS

COURSES

42nd Défi Boréal
Le Club de Coureurs Boréal
borealrace@gmail.com /
9 August 2020
Cégep John Abbott College, Centre Thérèse Casgrain
21275, rue Lakeshore, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue QC H9X 3L9

Cégep John Abbott College, Centre Thérèse Casgrain