Townships bicycle challenge
Velo Quebec is hoping to attract about 2000 cyclists to their ninth edition of the Défi des Cantons de l’Est which will be held in the area on September 10th.This challenge will take riders through Townships hills and valleys as well as picturesque villages, beginning and ending at the Mont Orford ski chalet. Four different routes of different lengths, from 84 kilometres to 148 kilometres, have been mapped out. The riders will pass through Stanstead, North Hatley, Ste. Catherine de Hatley, Ayer’s Cliff, Magog, and Georgeville on the smaller route, adding Hatley, Compton and Waterville on the longer route. The riders will depart from the chalet between 7:00 and 10:00 am and return between 1:00 and 6:00 pm.
For more information or to register call velo-quebec at 514 521-8356.