VALCARTIER GARRISON, QC, June 25 /CNW Telbec/ - Nearly 250 members of the
12e Régiment blindé du Canada (12 RBC) will participate in a duathlon on
Thursday, June 26. The duathlon will take place at Valcartier Garrison and the
municipality of Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier.
The duathlon will kick off at 8:00 AM with a 4-km running leg, followed
by a 34-km cycling leg and then another 4-km running leg. The duathlon is
scheduled to end at 12:00 PM.
Participants will begin the race at Valcartier Garrison. They will then
cycle through Saint-Gabriel-de-Valcartier on Route 371, Redmon Road and
5th Avenue. The participants will then return at the garrison's back gate.
This type of activity is quite popular with CF members and aims to
challenge them while improving their fitness, morale and team spirit.
For further information:
For further information: Captain Dan Nault, Assistant Adjutant of 12
RBC, (418) 844-5000, ext 5144, Cell.: (418) 559-8695