Grand prix cycliste de québec
In 2016, the international cycling family has a date in Canada, at the Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec. On Tuesday, September 6, 2016, more than 400 professionals from the world of élite cycling - riders and support staff, will arrive in magnificent Québec City. The presentation of this international cycling competition over the next years is part of ongoing efforts by municipal authorities to bring international sporting events to Québec City.The Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec will be run in the heart of the “Vieille Capitale”, an outstanding venue for this exciting competition. Its hilly terrain, made to measure for a race like this, and its undeniable charms make the Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec a prestigious, unifying event like no other. Get ready: enthusiasm for élite cycling, widespread in Europe, is about to spread to the entire population of Québec City, and to North America as well!
Don't miss this unique opportunity!
Friday, September 9, 2016
Accessible to everyone free of charge!
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 2:45pm
Jean-Lesage International Airport in Québec City
Air Transat charter flight from Paris
Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, the official hotel of the 2016 Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec, will host all riders and support staff from Tuesday, September 6, until Saturday, September 10, the day of the transfer to Montréal.
Friday, September 9, at 10 am
Start/Finish site on Grande Allée Ouest
in front of the park de la Francophonie
The official team presentation will take place on Grande-Allée Ouest. All teams entered must go to the Start/Finish podium so that all racers can sign the official starting sheet authorizing them to compete in the Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec.
Transfer to Montréal
On the morning of Saturday, September 10, all riders and support staff will leave Québec City for Montréal, to prepare for the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal, taking place on Sunday, September 11. Riders should arrive around 12:30 pm at the Delta Montréal.
The happening of the Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec is expected to cause significant traffic and parking disruptions.
If you have any questions, please contact the Bureau du développement touristique et des grands événements.