The Bouge Bouge marathon will be present in Pointe-des-Cascades in May | Vaudreuil-Soulanges
Running enthusiasts can take part in the next Bouge Bouge marathon, which will take place this year along the Soulanges canal from Pointe-des-Cascades.
Circuits of 1, 2, 5, 10, 21 and 42.5 kilometers will be possible to the rhythm of African percussion and a Drag Queen show on May 8 in Pointe-des-Cascades. A bootcamp session will also take place during the event.
Speed lovers will be able to run on the fastest running course in Quebec, allowing them to qualify for the Boston Marathon. An exclusively linear route along the Soulanges canal.
The Bouge Bouge marathon is a non-profit organization, founded and directed by two-time Olympian in triathlon Kathy Tremblay. Its mission is to prevent the physical dropout of adolescents, young families and retirees by bringing together active life players in the communities.
» All our initiatives are based on the principle of self-determined motivations which put at the heart of its actions education, the need for autonomy, the development of a feeling of competence and the need for connection. social,” it says on the website.
BougeBouge is also involved with young people in schools. In April 2021, more than 18,000 young people in 62 schools from 11 regions of Quebec took part in the Adventures projects, namely the Journey Canada: Coast to Coast.
It is therefore possible to register now and contribute to Bouge Bouge’s social mission by consulting https://www.bougebouge.com/boutique/evenements/weekend-du-marathon-bougebouge-pointe-des-cascades/ . Ticket price will increase by $5 per month during the 90 days leading up to the event and online registration closes Thursday, May 5.