The Défi Douglas
Saturday, June 29, 2019
Distances per discipline
Swim – 750 metres in open water (in the St. Lawrence River)
Bike – 20 kilometers
Run – 5 kilometers
What are the fundraising objectives?
$ 500 per athlete ($ 1,000 for a team of two; $ 1,500 for a team of 3).
What happens if an athlete’s fundraising objectives are not met?
No penalty will be imposed if an athlete’s fundraising objectives are not met.
What will the funds raised be used for?
To support the Douglas Mental Health University Institute in its mission to:
• Advance neuroscience and mental health research and share knowledge;
• Offer first-class care and services to people living with mental illness;
• Raise awareness.
How do I support a team?
What is ITU Montreal?
ITU Montreal, is part of the most prestigious world triathlon circuit. A key destination for the Elites…and their successors, Montreal sets itself worlds apart from the other great cities by offering a unique, urban race course in the heart of the city. The Montreal International Triathlon also presents races open to the general public. Thanks to multiple categories and different race distances, more than a thousand amateur athletes of all ages and levels have the opportunity to sign up for one of the multiple distances offered
Is the Défi Douglas a triathlon recognized by Triathlon Québec?
Yes, participants in the Défi Douglas that are members of Triathlon Québec are registered in the Triathlon de Verdun, an event recognized by Triathlon Québec.
You can consult all the rules here.