Highlight of the program of the 12th Pentathlon des neiges, The Quebec ITU S3 Winter Triathlon World Cup will be presented on Plains of Abraham from February 19 to the 21st, 2016. Elites, age groupers and paratriathletes from multiple countries will be at the start to complete the 3 stages of this winter triathlon. Snowshoe, skate and ski in either the standard or sprint distance. Medals and prize money for the winners. Register now!
The Quebec ITU S3 Winter Triathlon World Cup - Elite race is santionned by the International Triathlon Union (ITU) and must be completed in a maximum of 1:30. If you register in the elite category, the organizing committee may demand a copy of your athlete resume for revision. Based on your resume, the organizing committee reserves the right to refer a participant to the Age groups category.
The race length is 25km. Try it or come and see the athletes perform!
The age group category is open to participants of all levels. You do not have to be an expert! The 2016 event is the World Cup and the Quebec Championship. Try it!
The Quebec ITU S3 Winter Triathlon World Cup - Sprint is also offer if you want to try a short version of the Triathlon.
For a preview of the competition, see the 2015’s video : https://youtu.be/EX8baAld-Qw
Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st - 1,200$ CAD
2nd - 1,000$ CAD
3rd - 800$ CAD
4th - 600$ CAD
5th – 400$ CAD
105$ CA to 115$ CA
8 000$ CAD.
For media pass
Josée Massicotte, Press relations
Bur 514 388-0169
Cell 514 915-0511
Saturday February 20
6 pm Quebec ITU S3 Winter Triathlon World Cup - Sprint
Sunday February 21
8:30 am Quebec ITU S3 Winter Triathlon World Cup - Age groups
11 am Winter Triathlon - Paratriathlon
1:30 pm Quebec ITU S3 Winter Triathlon World Cup- Elite - Women
2:15 pm Quebec ITU S3 Winter Triathlon World Cup - Elite - Men