An athlete throwing a boccia ball.

Partner Federations

Défi sportif AlterGo is organising the national boccia competition in collaboration with Association québécoise des sports pour paralytiques cérébraux (AQSPC) and the Canadian Cerebral Palsy Sports Association (CCPSA).

Time and Place

The national boccia competition will be held at Maurice-Richard Arena from April 27 to April 28, 2019.

Relevant documents

You can download the official invitation to participate in the competition.

You can download the Competitor’s Guide.

Athlete Services


Official hotel of the Défi sportif AlterGo

Hotel Universel Montreal
5000, rue Sherbrooke Est
Montreal (Quebec)
Canada H1V 1A1

To book your rooms, please contact:

Krista Kennedy
Coordinator, People services
514-933-2739 ext. 214


It is possible, for a fee, to use the transport service of the event.


Dinner on the competition site is included in the registration fee for the athlete and his sports assistant. During the event, athletes and volunteers can enjoy quality meals supplied by Groupe Compass. Healthy full meals are served at each competition site.

You can order lunch boxes that will be delivered at your competition site. You must complete the lunch box form and e-mail it to You will then receive confirmation from Groupe Compass. To ensure smooth operations of this service, we ask that you place your order before April 19, 2019.

Off-site meals

Located on the ground floor of Hotel Universel Montreal, Restaurant Le Toit Rouge offers exquisite meals to athletes and clients, in a cosy and comfortable atmosphere.

Sports Lounge

For many years now, Défi sportif athletes and volunteers have always recognized the success of sports lounges. You are welcome to use these friendly facilities, where music creates a relaxing and laid-back atmosphere. Snacks and drinks are provided. You will find lounges at some competition sites and hotels.

Medical team

The professionals of Kinatex Sports Physio will be present on competition sites to help athletes and volunteers. These therapists offer bandage services, first aid as well as tips on warm-ups and stretching.

Please note that Défi sportif AlterGo is not responsible for any medical fees.

Emergency technical aid repair services

During the Défi sportif AlterGo, l’Institut de réadaptation Gingras-Lindsay-de-Montréal  du CIUSSS Centre-Sud-de-l ’Île-de-Montréal (IRGLM) provides athletes with emergency repairs on technical aids (wheelchairs, orthotic devices and prosthesis), between 9 am and 9 pm for the whole duration of the event.

Please note that if your aid does not belong to the Régie de l’assurance-maladie du Québec (RAMQ), the Commission des normes, de l’équité, de la santé et de la sécurité du travail (CNESST) or the Société de l’assurance automobile du Québec (SAAQ), you will have to pay for the repairs on your technical aids.

Additional information

For more information on the national boccia competition or services offered to athletes during the Défi sportif AlterGo, please contact:

Jérémie Brisebois
Director, Sport and development
514-933-2739 ext. 221

Krista Kennedy
Coordinator, People services
514-933-2739 ext. 214

Merci à nos partenaires!

Thanks to our partners