Ville de Montréal, a vital partner
April 4, 2019
We are pleased to announce the partnership of Ville de Montréal with the 2019 edition of the Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal. La Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal will benefit from a substantial financial support through the Sports Events funding program. We are proud to be part of the Montréal sporting scene, bringing athletes from Canada, USA and hopefully more countries in the future.
This partnership with Ville de Montréal also includes a preferential use of the outstanding Claude-Robillard athletics complex for the event.
Carpell Surfaces, presenting sponsor
April 4, 2019
Carpell Surfaces has proudly joined as the presenting sponsor of La Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal. Carpell Surfaces has gained an excellent reputation for supplying and installing state-of-the-art synthetic turf and natural rubber coatings in sports facilities throughout Canada. Carpell has recently supplied and installed the athletic tracks for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games and the synthetic surface at Montreal's Olympic Stadium for the FIFA Women's World Cup Canada 2015. Carpell has achieved on numerous synthetic turf projects FIFA 1 or 2 Star certification as well as IAAF Class 1 and Class 2 certification for athletic tracks, the highest international distinctions for product quality and professional installation.
Boutique Courir is now
on board with La Classique
May 2, 2019
La Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal is very pleased to announce that Boutique Courir, Montréal and Longueuil's renowned running stores, have joined as new partners and sponsors of the Montreal meet. Boutique Courir who has been a key figure in the support of local athletes for the last 30 years, will be the sponsor of the Elite 800 metres. Boutique Courir will also offer merchandise awards for the athletes who will be on the Elite and Premium events podiums.
Action Sport Physio provides sports therapy services for Classique competitors
March 28, 2019
La Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal
will award 8 000$ in prize money
March 28, 2019
We are proud to announce that La Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal will award 8000$ in prize money for the 2019 edition. The prize money will be awarded in two Premium events and 10 Elite events. The events targeted are listed in our website in the awards section.
Bursaries will total 2000$ in Premium events and 6000$ in the Elite events.
La Fondation Philippe-Laheurte
supports high performance at Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal
March 19, 2019
As it has done in the past 25 years, the Philippe-Laheurte Foundation will continue to support high performance at the Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal. Since its inception after the tragic death of Québec track star Philippe Laheurte in 1991, the Foundation has supported athletes and events with bursaries and funding for high performance meets and training camps of Québec's most promising athletes.
Mr. Benoit Leduc, president of the Foundation, former coach to Philippe and staff coach at the 1984 and 1988 Olympic Games, hopes the lasting involvement of the foundation will help local athletes reach their goals.
''In the past six years, the Philippe-Laheurte Foundation has supported FQA's projects such as the Québec/Ontario Midget indoor dual meet, Québec provincial team at National cross-country championships and the Québec athletes annual European tours, said Mr. Leduc. We are here for the athletes. Our support of the Montréal and Québec meets is totally in line with our mission''.
La Classique d'athlétisme de Québec
will award 6800$ in prize money
April 4, 2019
La Classique d'athlétisme de Québec, second stage of the Montréal/Québec Series, is happy to announce it will have 6800$ in prize money next August 2. The prize money will be awarded in two Premium events (1500m) and 8 Elite events. The events targeted are listed in our website in the awards section.
Bursaries in Québec city will total 2000$ in Premium events and 4800$ in the Elite events.
We are pleased to have Action Sport Physio as one of our athlete services partner. Action Sport Physio will provide sports therapy services for our Elite athletes competing at the Classique d'athlétisme de Montréal. Action Sport Physio is Québec's largest network of physiotherapy and sports medicine clinics.