Next rendezvous: from May 27 to June 3, 2018

Metropolitan Challenge, Sunday, May 27; Tour la Nuit, Friday, June 1; Tour de l'Île de Montréal, Sunday, June 3.
All information regarding the event will be online in mid-February.

Relive the 2017 Go Bike Montréal Festival

Together at the Metropolitan Challenge, Sunday, May 28

Let’s kick off the bike touring season in style at the Metropolitan Challenge, surrounded by people who love to bike. An idyllic Sunday in the Beloeil region, through the Boisé du Fer-à-cheval down to the river bank in Verchères and then along the Richelieu River. Let’s GO for it and give our best, just for the joy of being back on our bikes!

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Registration includes

  • participant’s booklet and bracelet providing access to services (mail-out)
  • final update of cards and GPX data via email
  • route signage, on-road professional support (mechanical and first aid) and relief vehicles
  • refreshment stop on the road
  • at the lunchtime rest area: box lunch, water, toilets, first aid services, mechanical assistance
  • souvenir gift
  • at the finish site: partners’ activities, bistro and musical entertainment

Challenge Schedule

Routes: 50, 75, 100, 125 or 150 km

Start: at your own pace, between 7 and 10 a.m., aréna André-Saint-Laurent, Beloeil

Lunch: rest area or finish site?
You can make this choice when you register, up to 5 days before the Challenge. After this deadline, your lunch will be provided at the rest area.

On the 50-km route, the box lunch will distributed only at the finish site.

The lunchtime rest area accommodates cyclists from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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Treats for Challenge participants


At the lunch stop, get an energy boost thanks to your chocolate MILK.


At the refreshment stop, the Escouade DESJARDINS (squad) offers you little goodies.

At the finish site

  • Recovery beverage at the Chocolate Milk Post-Workout Zone
  • Invigorating massage in the JEAN COUTU relaxation area
  • DESJARDINS contest. Win a bike.
  • Bikeinfo TELUS: to obtain information or meet up with other participants

Thanks to our partners

Caisse Desjardins Tourisme Montréal Le Lait Sport Expert