Original Races to Try in 2017
1) Color me Rad / The Color Run
Your goal is not to beat your time record but to have fun while doing a sporting activity? The Color me Rad and The Color Run are perfect for you! Whether walking or running, enjoy 5 km under a rain of colored powder. It is perfect to do as a first race. This event is also suitable for children.
May 27, 2017: Color me Rad - Montreal
August 26, 2017: The Color Run - Montreal
September 16, 2017: The Color Run - Sherbrooke
2) Spartan Race
The Spartan Race will definitely take you out of your comfort zone and push you beyond your limits. There are several levels: Sprint (6 km and 20 obstacles), Super (13 km and 25 obstacles), Beast (20 km and 30 obstacles). Complete the 3 races and you will be part of the Trifecta tribe! Will you be brave enough to complete the Spartan Race?
May 27, 2017: Montreal
3) Xman Race
The Xman Race is an obstacle race that will make you live a unique experience by exceeding yourself mentally and physically. Are you afraid of not being able to succeed this challenge? Do not worry! At any time, you can bypass an obstacle too difficult and go at your own pace, making this race more accessible.
June 3, 2017: Montreal
August 19, 2017: Sherbrooke
4) Bootcamp Race
Inspired by military training, Bootcamp race has 25 obstacles divided on 6 km. The purpose of the race is to accumulate bracelets in order to rise in rank. A jersey corresponding to your rank is given to you at the end of the race. Bootcamp race is suitable for all levels, from beginner to expert.
June 3, 2017: Trois-Rivières
July 9, 2017: Mirabel
5) Run for Women
The Run for WOMEN highlights the importance of women's solidarity in all aspects of their lives. This event specifically supports women's mental health programs because many women are affected by depression during their life. This race is therefore the perfect opportunity to share a beautiful moment with your friends, sisters, mother!
June 4, 2017: Montreal
6) Mud Hero
You will have a good adrenaline rush during the Mud Hero race, the muddiest obstacle race you ever seen! This 6 km race connects obstacles and mud pools. Do not be afraid to get dirty! There is also a miniature version of the race for children from 4 to 12 years old.
June 17, 2017: Montreal
7) Foam Fest Montreal and Big Bubble Tour
How not to like a race that combines obstacles and a good amount of foam. Foam Fest and Big Bubble Tour offer a race covered with foam for everyone's enjoyment. It changes from the other races where you get covered in mud from head to toe!
June 24, 2017: Big Bubble tour - Montreal
July 15, 2017: Big Bubble tour - Rouyn-Noranda
August 26, 2017: Foam Fest - Trois-Rivières / Shawinigan
8) NorthMan Race
NorthMan Race is 6 kilometres long. Each of the 30 obstacles is reminiscent of the theme: lumberjack and loggers of the 1800s. Bring out the woodsman in you and face this original challenge!
July 22, 2017: Montreal
September 30, 2017: Laurentians
9) Zombie Apocalypse
Are you a fan of Walkind dead and Resident evil? Have you always wondered how long you will last in case of a zombie invasion? Well, you can discover it during the Zombie Apocalypse race! Try to avoid 100 zombies during this obstacle race. How many of you will cross the finish line alive? It is also possible to participate in the race as a zombie!
October 21, 2017: Mirabel
October 28, 2017: Sherbrooke