SSQ Quebec City Marathon – Lévis / Québec

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Useful Information – 2017

Useful Information

Categories & Money prizes

Categories

Categories are based on the runner’s age on December 31st, 2017. A runner must be at least 18 years old on Marathon day to participate in the main event (42.2K). Tanguay Kids Run (5K) is limited to 17 years and under.

*Half-Marathon runners must have 14 years and older on the date of the event.

        Marathon

  • 18 to 24 years old
  • 25 to 29 years old
  • 30 to 34 years old
  • 35 to 39 years old
  • 40 to 44 years old
  • 45 to 49 years old
  • 50 to 54 years old
  • 55 to 59 years old
  • 60 to 64 years old
  • 65 to 69 years old
  • 70 years and older

    21.1K & Oasis 10K

  • 10 to 14 years old
  • 15 to 19 years old
  • 20 to 24 years old
  • 25 to 29 years old
  • 30 to 34 years old
  • 35 to 39 years old
  • 40 to 44 years old
  • 45 to 49 years old
  • 50 to 54 years old
  • 55 to 59 years old
  • 60 to 64 years old
  • 65 to 69 years old
  • 70 years and older

   Tanguay Kids Run

  • 5 to 6 years old
  • 7 to 8 years old
  • 9 to 10 years old
  • 11 to 12 years old
  • 13 to 14 years old
  • 15 to 17 years old

Money prizes

Prizes are the same for men and women.
The money prize for the SSQ Health 5K will be confirmed soon.

Race

1st position

2nd position

3rd position

Épreuves :Marathon

1er position :$2,000

2e position :$1,000

3e position:$500

Épreuves :21.1K

1er position :$1,000

2e position :$500

3e position:$250

Épreuves :Oasis 10K

1st position :$500

2nd position :$250

3rd position:$125

Épreuves :Tanguay Kids Run

1st position :$50

2nd position :$25

3rd position:$10

Additional money prizes for the Marathon event!

The winner of the Marathon event (42.2K) will be awarded additional prize money if its time is below to:

Men      

under 2 : 20
under 2 : 17
under 2 : 14

+$2,000
+$4,000
+$6,000

Women

under 2 : 35
under 2 : 32
under 2 : 29

+$2,000
+$4,000
+$6,000

These prizes are not cumulative.

First position of each age category

The first of each age group of the 2016 edition wins a free registration for the 2017 SSQ Quebec City Marathon. This free registration may not be transferred to another person, to another event or to another year. This free registration do not apply to the Tanguay Kids Run’ participant.

To receive this free registration, you must email us at info@marathonquebec.com, before July 25th 2017, and mention your name, the event and your categorie.

T-Shirt, Medals & Certificates

T-Shirt

A technical T-Shirt will be given to all participants.
The Size Chart will be available soon.

Medals

All participants will receive a medal for completing the race in which they registered for, except the participants of the SSQ Fun Run.

Certificate

The certificates will available for free from the Marathon Photos website.

Timing


The MyLap Bibtag system from Sportstats will be used. With this system, there is no need to attach the timing device to a shoe.

The SSQ Fun Run is not timed.

Vehicules Traffic

This weekend, during the events, streets taken by participants will be closed to traffic.

Boston Qualifier

The times obtained in the SSQ Quebec City Marathon are accepted as qualifying times for the Boston Marathon.

Weather

The average temperature for this time of the year is 16 °C (60 °F) in the morning and 20 °C (68 °F) in the afternoon.

CLICK HERE to see the hourly statistics the day of the marathon.

Useful Links

Tourism

    Quebec City Tourism Office
    Official tourist site of the Government of Quebec
    Tourisme Lévis
    Tourisme Chaudière-Appalaches

Transportation

    Quebec City Aiport
    Via Rail Canada
    Orléans Express (Bus station)

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