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Défi escaliers - Useful information

Useful information

Changing races

If you want to switch to a longer distance, you’ll have to pay the difference between what you initially paid and the fee for the distance that was payable at that time, plus a $10 administration fee. No refunds are given for changing to a shorter distance.

The deadline for requesting a change online is Wednesday, June 7 at 4 p.m. After that time, you can request a change of distance when you go to pick up your bib.

Transferring a registration

If you want to transfer your registration to seomeone else, you’ll have to pay a $15 administration fee.

The deadline for requesting a change online is Wednesday, June 7 at 4 p.m. After that time, you can request a change of registration when you go to pick up your bib.

Prize money

The same prize money is awarded to the top men and women for each race.

 Race 19 KM Oasis 13 KM Roi et Reine du Cap-Blanc Saucony Défi Sprint
1re position 200$ 100$ 100$ 100$
2e position 100$ 50$ 50$ 50$
3e position 50$ 25$ 25$ 25$

Roi et Reine du Cap-Blanc Saucony When participants reach the last staircase on the 19K course at Cap-Blanc (398 steps), they can try to earn the title of Roi et la Reine du Cap-Blanc Saucony at the event.

Défi SprintThe sprint section runs along the path between the top of the Cap-Blanc staircase and the exit onto Gilmour Hill. All participants in the 19K race will be timed over this 1.5 km section of the course.

Entry for all races is based on the participant’s age on December 31, 2017.

19 K / OASIS 13K

  • Age 10 to 14
  • Age 15 to 19
  • Age 20 to 24
  • Age 25 to 29
  • Age 30 to 34
  • Age 35 to 39
  • Age 40 to 44
  • Age 45 to 49
  • Age 50 to 54
  • Age 55 to 59
  • Age 60 to 64
  • Age 65 to 69
  • Age 70 and over

First place in each age category

The first male and female runner in each age category from the 2016 event will qualify for free registration in the same distance race for the 2017 Quebec City Staircase Challenge. To claim your free registration, you must email your name, the event name and your age category to info@jecoursqc.com before June 9, 2017. Free registration cannot be transferred to another person, another event or another year.

Maps


Limited runners capacity
There’s a total of 1900 places available for all races of this event.

Fundraising

The charitable organization associated with this event is the Hôtel-Dieu de Lévis Foundation.