Foundation's Events

Share

Aa-+

SUBARU IRONMAN Mont-Tremblant: Give your race for the cause!

in collaboration with Cycle Technique

Be a healthy heart ambassador and take on the SUBARU IRONMAN Mont-Tremblant challenge!

The Foundatin is proud to collaborate with Cycle Technique, specialist in triathlon equipment and gear. For the SUBARU IRONMAN Mont-Tremblant. Cycle Technique raises athletes to the higher level of excellence!

The Montreal Heart Institute Foundation and Cycle Technique invite you to test your physical endurance by taking part in one or two events at the SUBARU IRONMAN Mont-Tremblant which will take place on June 23 and August 18, 2019. Challenge yourself at swimming, cycling and running, as well as swimming and cycling and take on a double challenge by giving your race to support care and research into cardiovascular disease.

Funds raised during the SUBARU IRONMAN Mont-Tremblant will allow the Foundation to finance innovative projects at the Montreal Heart Institute in research, patient health care, prevention and teaching. 


Your financial support will help us save lives!

We are well aware of the financial support requested. That's why we will help you throughout the process whether it is for your collect or your training by offering you the possibility to evaluate your physical condition at Cycle Technique and with EPIC Centre specialists. See details below.

  1. SUBARU IRONMAN 70.3 miles (swim:1.2 mile, bike: 56 miles and run: 13.1) on June 23, 2019.
  2. SUBARU IRONMAN 140.6 miles (swim: 2.4 miles, bike: 112 miles and run: 26.2) on August 18, 2019.
For further information, contact Marie-Josée Carroll at 514-376-3330, ext. 2451.

1. SUBARU IRONMAN 70.3 Mont-Tremblant

Nageur Cycle Technique

The 1.2-mile (1,9 km) swim takes place in Tremblant Lake, followed by a 1-loop, 56-mile (90 km) bike through Mont-Tremblant’s mountains. Athletes will then embark on the 13.1-mile (21,1 km) run course, finishing in the city's pedestrian village.

Fundraising goal: $2,500 per athlete


Benefits: a $1,010 value

  • reimbursement of the race’s registration fees ($400) 
  • a VO2 max test at the EPIC Centre (a $400 value, test carried out by experienced research teams) including:
         - a body composition analysis
         - a calculation of threshold and oxidized substances
         - an echocardiography at rest and stress echocardiography as well as its interpretation
  • a cap, a beanie and a WHO AM I ID bracelet (a $60 value)
  • a biomechanical analysis of your choice (swimming, cycling, racing) (a $150 value)
  • a personalized fundraising webpage (web platform for online donations and production of tax receipt)
  • support for fundraising (examples of letters and fundraising advice)

2. SUBARU IRONMAN Mont-Tremblant 140.6

Vélo Cycle Technique

Athletes will start the 2.4-mile (3.8 km) swim in Lac Tremblant, which in August boasts comfortably warm, wetsuit-legal temperatures. The quarter-mile run to T1 is lined with a soft red carpet, and cheering spectators. The two-loop, 112-mile (180 km) bike course runs through Mont-Tremblant’s forests and low lying mountains, offering challenging elevations and highly spectator-friendly vantage points. The two-loop, 26.2-mile (42.2 km) run course takes full advantage of the famous Le P'tit Train du Nord, a former railway bed turned into the longest linear park in Canada. Note that this once crushed gravel path has now been paved for the event. The run, lined with enthusiastic spectators, takes runners past a waterfall alongside Lac Tremblant and into the heart of the pedestrian village of Tremblant Resort.

Fundraising goal: $4,500 per athlete

Benefits: a $1,810 value

  • reimbursement of the race’s registration fees ($750)
  • one VO2 max test at the EPIC Centre (a $400 value, test carried out by experienced research teams) one test at the beginning of the season and one test before the 140.6 race including:
         - a body composition analysis
         - a calculation of threshold and oxidized substances
         - an echocardiography at rest and stress echocardiography as well as its interpretation
  • three biomechanical analyses (swimming, cycling, racing) (a $450 value)
  • one meeting with a nutritionist (a $150 value)
  • a cap, a beanie and a WHO AM I ID bracelet (a $60 value)
  • a personalized fundraising webpage (web platform for online donations and production of tax receipt)
  • support for fundraising (examples of letters and fundraising advice)