The ATAXIA CHALLENGE will take place on Saturday, August 24th, 2019 in Chambly, at the Parc des Ateliers in collaboration with Parks Canada. It is an opportunity to do your part. Because moving together is to advance research together!
WALK AND BIKE REGISTRATION
Your registration fee for the event covers only expenses incurred by the foundation to welcome you to the site and includes a t-shirt (walkers ) , a snack, a dinner, an alcoholic beverage (or not), animation and musical performances !registration
After your registration , you can join or create a team and our free plateform will automatically create a fundraising page that can easily be emailed and shared via social networks to your family, colleagues and friends. We want to make a difference in the lives of our young people with degenerative neuromuscular disease and we need you!
Simply enter your name or nickname in the field: THE NAME OF YOUR COLLECTION PAGE . You can also customize your donation page text and add pictures!Join, encourage or create a team Individual participation
Your registration fee for the event covers only expenses incurred by the foundation to welcome you to the site and includes a t-shirt, a snack, a dinner, an alcoholic beverage (or not), animation and musical performances !
For a team of 5 people, your fundraising goal should be around $ 500 plus $ 100 more per additional participant. Individual participants can register and donate $ 30 or more!
Ataxia Canada – Claude St-Jean Foundation is supporting medical research and the people living with the disease on a national scale. Local research initiatives have inspired international groups to build on our success and invest in gene therapy! Different drugs trials are actively in development in many countries. With your generous donation we can invest with international partners to create opportunities for our patients to have access to clinical trials in Canada.
Walk is 3km Start time of the walk: 10:15 AM
- Free for children under 3
- 3 to 14 years old: 10$
- 15 years old and over: 20$
We have significantly lowered the registration fee this year! We offer you to sign up at cost! However, we need your help to improve the well-being of people with familial ataxia and to support research. We encourage you to create, join or support a team or simply donate! Thank you !
BIKE CIRCUIT PRESENTATIONS:
- Long circuit Distance of 96km : Elevation of 476m:50 $ START: 8 h 30
- Average circuit Distance of 70km : Elevation of 344m :50 $ START: 8 h 45
- Family circuit Distance of 50km : Elevation of 105m : 50 $ START: 9h
In addition, our loyal partners will be at our side this year to ensure our safety, as well as an outstanding technical support for cyclists (Quilicot, the Fédération québécoise des cyclistes and the Club cycliste de Chambly). Thanks also to the ADN du Vélo for the promotion and visibility of our cycling event on their website (www.adnduvelo.com).
We can turn hope into reality!The atmosphere will also be very festive throughout the day, as Rythme FM and guests-surprises will be present!
Beyond the sporting challenge and the festive aspect, the most important thing for us is that you know how much your participation makes a difference.