La Valse des coureurs

Sunday, August 19th 2018

La Valse is waiting for you. Dance your way to the finish, in this fun race. Help raise funds and awareness for the ALS Society of Quebec. Lace up your shoes for a great cause.

Contact

  • Lyne Carry: (450) 666-4330
  • Email: lavalsedescoureurs@gmail.com
  • Organized by: Club d’Athlétisme Dynamique de Laval
  • The GOLD label sanction has been awarded by the Fédération québécoise d’athlétisme
  • The profits for this event will go to the SLA society (sclérose latérale amyotrophique) and the Track and Field Club Dynamique de Laval

Services

  • Closed and secured race courses.
  • Starting line mats for the 5 and 10 km races.
  • Free race time certificates and photos from the Sportstats results page.
  • Many portable toilets on race site.
  • Water stations on the 5 km and 10 km courses.
  • First aid services on the race site.
  • Healthy post-race snack for participants.
  • Same day on line results on sportstats.ca

2.5 km Walk for the SLA

Profits from the 2.5 km Walk will go directly to the SLA Society and profits from the 1-2-5-10 km races will go to the DYNAMIQUE DE LAVAL Track and Field Club, a non profit group offering services to 60 youngsters between 8 and 25 years old. These athletes perform on the regional, provincial, national or international level.

Please note that no bibs will be given to the 2.5 km walkers but each participant will receive a T-shirt from the SLA Society on race day.

Medals and gifts for each race:

Gifts for each participants completing their race.

  • Medals to all finishers
  • Medals to the first three in each category in the 1 km, 2 km, 5 km and 10 km, male and female.
  • Participation medals to all 1km participants

Certification

Bib Pick-up

You must wear your bib number over your running gear for your time to be recorded. If you are racing in more than one event, you must wear the correct bib for each distance.

Race Maps

Click here for the 1 k race map.
Click here for the 2 k race map.
Click here for the 2.5 k Walk map.
Click here for the 5 k race map.
Click here for the 10 k race map.

Limits in 2018: 750 coureurs au 5 km et 850 coureurs au 10 km.

By entering any event, the runner allows the organizer to use all pictures taken during the day for their promotional needs if necessary. If runner does not wish pictures to be used, he/she must inform the organizer of this decision by sending an email at: info@circuitendurance.ca

Option 1: 

Register online now. Online registration closes at 11:59PM on May 3

Option 2:

On site registration starts at 7:30AM on race day, closing 30 minutes prior to each event.

Registration Fees

Race Until February 11 Until June 3 Until July 5 On site
1 km (11 yrs and under) 10$ 10$ 10$ 15$
2 km (19 yrs and under) 10$ 10$ 10$ 15$
2 km (20 yrs and over) 18$ 18$ 18$ 25$
2,5 km Walk ALS 10$ 10$ 10$ 10$
5 km 28$ 32$ 35$ 40$
10 km 28$ 32$ 35$ 40$
Race Start times
10 km 8:30AM
5 km 10:00AM
2 km 11:00AM
2.5 km Walk ALS 11:03AM
1 km (11 yrs and under) 11:50AM

How to get there.

BY CAR: from Montreal, take Highway #15 North towards Saint-Jérôme until you reach Exit # 7.

Take this exit towards Cartier Blv.

Turn left on Cartier Blv. until you reach Parc des Prairies (approx. 1,7 km).

If you arrive from Vaudreuil or Repentigny: take Highway # 40 (Metropolitan) until you get on Highway # 15 towards the North. Follow the above directions

BY TRANSIT (S.T.M.): Subway station Cartier is on the orange line. 15 minutes by walk on Cartier Blv. (West) to get to Parc des Prairies.

Parking

600 places will be available on the Campus Centre Jeunesse de Laval: 308 Cartier Blv. (Laval): cost is 7$ for 4 h 00. You can also street park in surrounding streets near the Parc des Prairies.

 Course records

Distance Category Name Time Date
1 km Women Justine Champagne 3:56.1 2013
1 km Men Timothy Lessard 3:37.8 2013
2 km Women Lexi Kundlacz 7:35.1 2013
2 km Men Seif-Eddine Djeddaiet 6:12.1 2015
5 km Women Marie-Anne Michel 19:58.7 2015
5 km Men William Appman 16:33.6 2014
10 km (2015 course) Women Isabelle Ledroit 42:22.2 2015
10 km (2015 course) Men Marc-Antoine Senneville 34:18.4 2015
10 km (2014 course) Women Gabrielle Vaillancourt 39:11.6 2014
10 km (2014 course) Men Abdoul Aziz kimba Djado 33:04.1 2013