MTL Challenge and Chinese Cultural Festival
Montreal, Parc Jean Drapeau
The Montreal Challenge is one of the most notorious dragon-boat event in North America with more than 150 teams coming from the Maritimes provinces, Quebec, Ontario and the Unites-States of America. Included in the dragon-boat agenda since 2008, the Montreal Challenge has built its good reputation throughout the years on the quality of the racing organisation, the competitive level as well as the festive atmosphere. Come live the experience of an international event gathering teams from every level on the one of a kind Montreal Olympic bassin. The 2019 Montreal Dragon Boat Challenge is part of the Dragon Boat Canada Race Series
In partnership with MCCAF, the Montreal dragon-boat Challenge highlights the cultural contribution brought to dragon-boat by the Chinese culture. Over two days of competition, participants and spectators will be fully immersed in Chinese culture with many performances by artists from China and Montreal. MCCAF 2018
Registration period starts on March 15th 2019.
*-25% discount for junior teams (17 years old and under)
Before May 31st:
- 20 man : 1050$ + taxes.
- 10 man 700$ + taxes.
AFTER May 31st:
- 20 man: 1150$ + taxes.
- 10 man: 800$ + taxes.
DIVISIONS & CATEGORIES:
2019 edition, standard boat only (20 man):
- Open (Sport)
- Mixed (Sport & Community)
- Women (Sport & Community)
- Seniors (Sport category only)
- 2x500m (heat and final)
- 1 x 200m (final, based on 500m heat)
- 1 x 2000m (final, turns at 500m)
Sandman Hotel Montreal-Longueuil
Special price for participants. The hotel’s location is one subway station away from the competition site. Comfortable room. Hotel has a pool and a sauna.
For information and to make a reservation:
Yazid Lallami (sales representatives)
- Café St-Lo
- MON CHI Cha Bistro (Hong Kong Food)
- Foguang Shan (Vegetarian food)
- Jacky (Guangxi food)
- Commence Silong Inc. (Bubble tea)
There are medals (26 bronze, 26 silver, 26 gold) for every final ; 500m and 2000m.