You will rarely find a beautiful place like the Estrie region in Quebec. This place is full of life and the people here are very active. Different sports events take place throughout the year.
These events take place in beautiful natural settings which makes the events more colourful and enjoyable. If you plan to visit Estrie, then make sure that you arrive at the time of these sports events.
Tour du Lac-Brome
It takes place around Lake Brome and is a fun 20 km race. It is one of the oldest events that has been taking place here for years. You will have a great time participating in this race. After the race, there will be a celebration and you will get to try a special duck dish for free.
The XTRAIL Series
The XTRAIL Series is undoubtedly one of the biggest trail races in Quebec. You will run through beautiful trails that will take you over mountain paths and past gorgeous lakes. One of the highlights of the Series is, of course, the celebrations that take place afterwards.
This marathon is for runners of all levels. Different distances can be covered with a maximum distance of 21 km. It is a certified event, and totally worth participating if you love running.
Canada Man/Canada Woman Xtreme Triathlon
It is a long-distance triathlon where you have to swim for 3.8 km in a lake, bike for 180 km and run 42 km. You may have to bike in an elevation of up to 25,000 m. It is a very challenging race, but totally worth it if you’re a fitness fanatic.
Participating in these events can be very exciting and there are lots of benefits as well. You get to meet new people while challenging yourself. Some tour operators organize a sports tour. You can make arrangements with them so that you can be in the right place at the right time.
These tour operators can arrange for the tickets and accommodation. They can even help you with your overall tour. People from Canada and all over the world come here every year to take part in these events. These events are great for your health and mind as well. You need to train rigorously before the events to ensure you are ready to participate.