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).

All Défi sportif AlterGo participants must comply with Canadian Cerebral Palsy Sports Association (CCPSA)‘s codes of conduct.

Time and Place

The national boccia competition will be held at Aréna Maurice-Richard from April 26 to April 28, 2024.

Relevant documents

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

Athlete Services


Official hotel of the Défi sportif AlterGo

Hôtel Universel Montréal
5000, rue Sherbrooke Est
Montréal (Québec)
Canada H1V 1A1

To reserve your rooms, please contact:
Valérie Gaudet
Coordinator, People Services
514-933-2739, ext. 214


It is possible to use the event transport service when lodging at one of the events official hotels for a fee.


Dinner at the competition venue is included in the registration fee. During the event, people will enjoy meals of quality provided by Groupe Compass. Healthy and complete meals are served at each competition venue.

Off-site meals

Located on the lobby level, Bistro-Bar Toit Rouge of the Hotel Universel Montreal offers exquisite meals to athletes and clients, in a cosy and comfortable atmosphere.

Medical team

The professionals of Kinatex Sports Physio will be present at the competition venue 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:

Noémie Thibault
Coordinator, Elite and development sports

Valérie Gaudet-Nguyen
Coordinator, People services
514-933-2739 ext. 214

Merci à nos partenaires!

Thanks to our partners

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