Invitation - This Weekend, 900 Cyclists Will Ride from Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines to Laval for the Cause!

MONTREAL, Aug. 27, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - On August 29 and 30, 900 cyclists will tour the beautiful Lower Laurentians region during the Medavie Blue Cross MS Bike tour. All the money raised will go to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada to support research and people affected by the disease.

Here is the schedule for the weekend, including places where you can interview:

  • Louis Adam, Executive Director of the Quebec Division of the MS Society of Canada, or François Coupal, Chair of the MS Society's Board of Directors
  • Guy Charbonneau, Mayor of Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines
  • Patricia Paquin and Valérie Chevalier, spokespersons for the event
  • Participants in Medavie Blue Cross MS Bike

Saturday, August 29:

TIME:

PLACE:

ACTIVITIES:

8 – 9 a.m.

École secondaire du Harfang

140 rue des Saisons

Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines, QC

J0N 1H0

  • Symbolic start (speeches and ribbon cutting)
  • Meeting with Louis Adam; Guy Charbonneau, Mayor of Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines; spokesperson Valérie Chevalier; and participants

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

École Le Prélude

2995 Ave des Ancêtres

Mascouche, QC  J7K 1X6

  • Lunch
  • Meeting with Louis Adam, spokesperson Valérie Chevalier and participants

4:30 – 6:15 p.m.

Hôtel Sheraton Laval

2440 Autoroute des Laurentides

Laval, QC  H7T 1X5

  • Reception
  • Meeting with Louis Adam, spokespersons Valérie Chevalier and Patricia Paquin and participants

 

Sunday, August 30:

TIME:

PLACE:

ACTIVITIES:

8 – 9:30 a.m.

Hôtel Sheraton Laval

2440 Autoroute des Laurentides

Laval, QC H7T 1X5

  • Meeting with Louis Adam
  • Phased start of participants and spokesperson Valérie Chevalier

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Centre culturel Jean-Laurin

8475 St-Jacques,

Mirabel, QC  J7N 2A3

  • Lunch
  • Meeting with Louis Adam, spokesperson Valérie Chevalier and participants

2 – 4:30 p.m.

École secondaire du Harfang

140 rue des Saisons

Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines, QC

J0N 1H0

  • Meeting with Louis Adam
  • Arrival of participants and spokesperson Valérie Chevalier

 

SOURCE Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada

For further information: before and after the event, contact Soline Le Martret at 514 849-7591 or soline.lemartret@scleroseenplaques.ca, or 514 668-7700 on the weekend of the event.


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