June 14, 2020
XTERRA Bromont will be held for a 2nd year, after a successful 2019 edition.
Bromont is a charming resort town ideal for an active stay surrounded by nature. It includes a network of multifunctional trails totaling more than 140km, several mountain peaks, an aquatic park, numerous spas, hotels, restaurants and shops to enhance a stay. It is located in the beautiful region of the Eastern Townships, an hour's drive from Montreal and Vermont, and less than three hours' drive from Quebec, Ottawa and Lake Placid NY.
Mountain biking and trail running are in the region’s DNA and it shows!
You'll find beautiful singletrack trails of the purest tradition and a passionate community of mountain bikers and trail runners.
The standard format offers two panoramic and spectacular peaks, Mont Bernard and Mont Horizon. It will be epic! Offered formats: standard, sprint and discovery, solo or team. Triathlon or Duathlon versions.
MIXTERRA - NEW THIS YEAR! An excellent way to discover cross triathlon or live the experience with a bike with no suspension. For this event, use your choice of: mountain bike, cyclocross (CX), gravel or fatbike. Non-technical course but with elevation.
XTERRA Bromont is the Quebec Series season opener, prior to the Quebec and Tremblant events.
The winners from each age group will be awarded a qualifying spot for the XTERRA World Championship in Maui.
Standard Triathlon format (full distance)
swim 1200m (2 laps) / bike 26km (2 laps) / run 10km (1 lap)
Bike and run courses mostly singletracks, intermediate/advanced level. Summit with panoramic view on each course.
Sprint Triathlon format (sprint distance)
swim 600m (1 lap) / bike 12km (1 lap) / run 5km (1 lap) Bike and run courses 1/3 single tracks, intermediate level.
Discovery Triathlon format (Xticer distance)
swim 400m (1 lap) / bike 8km (1 lap) / run 3km (1 lap) Bike and run courses mostly wide tracks, beginner level.
For duathlon versions, swim is replaced by a 2km run (Standard), 1km (Sprint) or 500m (Discovery).
For this event, use your choice of: mountain biking, cyclocross (CX), gravel or fatbike. 400m swimming + 10 km cycling + 3.5 km trail running.
Saturday, June 13
9:00 - 16:00 Athletes registration and packet pick-up
9:00 - 15:00 Courses practice
16:00 - 17:00 Athletes pre-race meeting
Sunday, June 14
7:00 - 8:00 Late packet pick up
7:00 - 8:30 Transition area open
9:00 - Standard triathlon start
9:15 - Standard duathlon start
10:15 - Sprint triathlon start
10:25 - Sprint duathlon start
10:30 - MIXTERRA Start
11:30 - Arrival of first competitors (all formats)
14:00 - Awards ceremony
A team of 80 volunteers is needed to put on this entire weekend. Join us and be part of the most memorable off-road triathlon experience you and the racers can have. All volunteers make a difference in making this type of event unfold in a beautiful way. Contact us to find out more about what type of things you can be asked to do, you won't get bored and you will be appreciated and thanked profoundly.
From Montreal (1 hour drive)
Autoroute 10 east direction Sherbrooke, take exit 78 boul. Bromont, turn right on Shefford street, turn left on chemin de Gaspe. After 5 km on chemin de Gaspe, turn left on Frontenac street.
From Quebec (2.5 hours drive)
Autoroute 20 west direction Montreal, Autoroute 55 direction Sherbrooke, Autoroute 10 direction Montreal, take exit 78 boul. Bromont, turn right on Shefford street, turn left on chemin de Gaspe. After 5 km on chemin de Gaspe, turn left on Frontenac street.
francois.desaulniers [at] usherbrooke.ca
Note: Please do not contact xterraplanet.com for questions about this specific race. Use the email and/or number provided here.