MONTREAL, April 7 /CNW Telbec/ - Hydro-Québec is proud to be the
presenting sponsor of the 26th Défi sportif, which will be held in Montréal
from April 29 to May 3, 2009. Again this year, over 3,000 disabled athletes
from some 15 countries will have the chance to compete in a variety of
Hydro-Québec invites the public to show its support for the athletes who,
through their great determination and courage, have earned our admiration and
respect and continue to inspire us all. On Sunday, May 3rd, a special event
that is not to be missed will be held at the Centre Pierre-Charbonneau: the
wheelchair basketball final that will cap off the sport's most important North
For 25 years now, Défi sportif has been a powerful antidote to prejudice.
Hydro-Québec has proudly supported athletes participating in this event over
the last 19 years.
Good luck to all the athletes!
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