Athletes: Can You Handle Quebec’s Course Extrême?
The largest (42 obstacles this year!) and only permanent obstacle course site in Québec will put sporting enthusiasts to the ultimate physical tests on September 12 & 13 / St-Calixte (Lanaudière).
Event production giant evenko is proud to partner with 45 Degrés Nord for COURSE EXTRÊME, taking place on Saturday, September 12 and Sunday, September 13 in St-Calixte.
Sporting challenge enthusiasts will meet at Course Extrême to confront the largest obstacle course in Québec, which includes 42 obstacles. Participants will face a 5 km circuit deep in the forest to test their agility, speed and endurance; making their way through and over icy water, fire, uneven terrain, formidable structures, and more. Athletes and sports enthusiasts of all levels will test their limits on the largest permanent obstacle course site in Québec, in St-Calixte (Lanaudière), athletes and sports lovers of all kinds take the challenge, testing their limits, and above all, have fun ~ even kids from 4 to 13 have their own trail.
”We are pleased to be associated to 45 Degrés Nord for Course Extrême, an event gathering athletes and the general public. Promoting an active lifestyle is at the core of our values and Course Extreme represents it perfectly,’‘ shares Jacques Aubé, Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer, evenko.
“This military-inspired course is as much fun as it is competitive. Everyone takes on a personal challenges. For some, speed and a stopwatch are everything; for others, it’s simply the pure pleasure of getting out in the fresh air in good company. One thing is certain: our site is definitely off the beaten path and our obstacles will make your stomach drop!” promises Mr. Marco Bisson, Marketing Director for Course Extrême and 45 Degrés Nord.
Étienne Boulay, athlete and former Alouettes player, adds: ”I’ve always liked to take on challenges, especially in the sports world! To associate myself with these two races is quite natural to me and it is with great pleasure that I accepted to become the spokesperson.”
This fun competition gives the chance to all the participants to challenge themselves during a fun and festive day!
A concept that’s unique and 100% Québécois
Course Extrême has no equal anywhere else in Québec, as it is located on the largest permanent obstacle course in the province: 45 Degrés Nord (5 million square feet). Course Extrême is also the proud artisan behind all the obstacles on the course.
A fun competition that brings everyone together
For people who wish to surpass what they’ve achieved physically so far, get a good shot of adrenaline, or simply want to step out of their comfort zone, Course Extrême offers just the thing: a fantastic obstacle course that has something for everybody. Everyone will have a ball while encountering fire, the tire mine rug, the fiendish descent, ant the paintball challenge, to name a few. Balance, strength, climbing ability, endurance, speed, and managing heights are all major components of this challenge.
Participants can decompress and enjoy some entertainment at the Place des festivals, an area crowded with spectators and supporters throughout the day. In addition to being the perfect spot to encourage participants, the site offers entertainment for everyone: there is a family zone, a sports village (fatbike, obstacles, etc.), a giant terrace, DJ, food, and more.
Some start times are already full! Sign up now so you don’t miss being a part of Course Extrême on the largest obstacle course in Québec!
* 5 kilometers
* 42 obstacles, including:
* 2,000 tires
* 185 m2 of concrete
* 30,000 pounds of steel
* 5 million square feet: the largest permanent obstacle course in Quebec
* Approximately 8,000 participants expected
About COURSE EXTRÊME
Course Extrême is an original idea of Unity Productions, specialists for more than 20 years in special event and corporate event production and promotion. Unity Productions proposes turnkey projects and has a complete range of up-to-the-minute technology equipment. Its expertise, experience and creativity, not to mention today’s enthusiasm for obstacle course racing, inspired Unity Productions to create Course Extrême. In 2014, on the 45 Degrés Nord site, a vast, 5 million square foot area, already owned by Unity Productions, was used to create the ultimate obstacle course: Course Extrême. Not only can this comprehensive site maintain permanent obstacles, it can also welcome different groups for each special and corporate event.
Sign up now, spots are limited! Registration fees: from $55 to $80 (including official t-shirt, dog tag and individual RFID chip)
Group registration online: email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
By phone: (514) 925-2561 / 1-866-365-6469
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