An athlete in a wheelchair preparing to throw the ball in the hoop during a basketball game.

Partner Federation

Défi sportif AlterGo is organising the wheelchair basketball tournament in collaboration with Parasports Québec.

Time and Place

The wheelchair basketball tournament will be held at the Centre sportif Édouard-Montpetit from April from 28 to 30 April 2023.

Relevant documents

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

Athlete Services

Lodging

Official hotel of the Défi sportif AlterGo

Sandman Hotel Montréal-Longueuil
999, rue De Sérigny
Longueuil (Québec)
Canada J4K 2T1

Room reservation

Fee per room per night: 150.00 + taxes for single or quadruple occupancy.

Individual reservations:
Participants must reserve under the group:

• Défi Sportif AlterGo
• Reservation code : DEFI2023
• Tel. : 1 800-726-3626.
• Email : reception_montreal@sandman.ca

Team reservations:
Teams must contact us at the following coordinates:

• Personne Contact : Julie-Hanh Tran
• Tel : 1 800-493-7303 x 2001.
• Email : jhtran@sandman.ca

 

Meals

During the event, quality meals are supplied by Groupe Compass. Healthy full meals are served at each competition venue.

It is possible to reserve the hot meal package for lunches at your competition venue. It is two lunches (Saturday and Sunday) for $30. Please complete the Excel form attached to your registration confirmation email to reserve your meals.

You can order lunch boxes that will be delivered at your competition venue. You must complete the lunch box form and e-mail it to 47421@compass-canada.com. You will then receive confirmation from Groupe Compass. To ensure smooth operations of this service, we ask that you place your order before April 14, 2023.

Casa

The CASAS are convivial places set up at the competition sites. Meals, snacks and drinks for volunteers and some athletes are served there.

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 wheelchair basketball tournament or services offered to athletes during the Défi sportif AlterGo, please contact:

François Girouard
Sport Program Coordinator
francoisg@altergo.ca
514-933-2739 ext. 242

Valérie Gaudet-Nguyen
Food and Lodging Coordinator
valerie@altergo.ca
514-933-2739 ext. 214

Merci à nos partenaires!

Thanks to our partners