Sports Events in the Eastern Townships

Athletes and competitive spirits, here are 16 events that will test your physical abilities no matter what they might be!


  • Tour du Lac Brome - June 15 & 16

    Participate in this foot race held on a 20 km route around Lake Brome, near the town of Knowlton. The race will be followed by a celebration during which you be able to taste a traditional Brome-Lake duck dish. Online registration until May 27.

  • The XTRAIL series

    Xtrail Mont Sutton: June 15 | Xtrail Mont-Orford: September 8
    Known as the biggest series of trail races in Quebec, XTRAIL offers a variety of magnificent racing terrains. Between lakes and mountains and enchanting decors, these events offer many different distances for all levels. Online registration until June 13 (Mount Sutton) and September 5 (Mount-Orford)

  • Sherbrooke’s Half-Marathon – June 29

    The event which starts out on the Jacques-Cartier bridge in Sherbrooke is the ideal race as much for adepts as for beginners with distances covering 1,2,5,10 and 21 km. Online registration until June 27.


  • The XMAN Race series

    XMAN Sutton: June 1 and XMAN Mont-Orford: August 17
    The XMAN series are mountain obstacle course races where you’ll be challenged by no less than 40 obstacles. Covering a distance of about 7 km, you’ll have to run, climb, crawl, jump, carry a load, climb over walls, get wet crossing streams and mud… Simply put, you’ll push back your limits while having a lot of fun! There’s also a 1 km course designed for kids between the ages of 4 and 12. Online registration until May 30 for Sutton and until August 15 for Mont-Orford.

  • Valhalla Race Mont Sutton – June 8

    The Valhalla Race offers an 8 km course halfway between an obstacle race and an escape route. You’ll find 25 physical and mental challenges on your way, which you must take on in teams of 4 to 6 participants. Team cohesion will be essential to cross the finish line!
    Online registration until May 20.

  • X-TERRA Bromont – June 9

    Its second edition, the Cross-triathlon de Bromont is now called XTERRA Bromont. Here, you can choose between a duathlon (running and mountain biking) or a triathlon (swimming, mountain biking and running). To do alone or as a team. Online registration until June7 or June 8 according to the category.

  • CanadaMan / CanadaWoman Xtreme Triathlon — July 6 & 7

    The Canada Man / Canada Woman is the ultimate long-distance triathlon! You’ll have to swim a distance of 3.8 km in Lake Mégantic, bike 180 km over an elevation of 2500 m and run 42 km on roads and trails, to finally arrive at the top of Mount Mégantic. You must be in REALLY GREAT shape to take on this challenge!

  • TriMemphré Polar – July 13 and 14

    The TriMemphré is an initiative of the Club de triathlon Memphrémagog promoting this discipline which combines swimming, cycling and running. As an international level eco-responsible event, the TriMemphré has received the Manifestation sportive de l’année award several times.
    Online registration until July 7.


  • Gran Fondo Lac-Mégantic – September 22

    The event offers three course options: a distance of 57 km which goes around Lake Mégantic, a distance of 90 km which also includes a loop towards Notre-Dame-des-Bois, and a distance of 110 km which includes both previous courses plus an uphill race to the summit of Mount Mégantic. Register before August 27 to take advantage of a presale rate.

  • The 100 à B7 – September 29

    Head out to discover ex-Olympian Lyne Bessette’s bicycle training ground. The event offers two routes (70 km or 115 km) that will take you across the Brome-Missisquoi region. Reserve your place online before June 1 to take advantage of a registration rate discount

  • 5 Other Cycling Events for Everyone

    You don’t need to be in tiptop shape to participate in a cycling competition. Here are 5 accessible events for everyone, just for the fun of riding your bicycle!




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