See the RULES PAGE for penalties that apply for missing items during a random check.
Suggested gear :
A supporter is defined as any person who provides material, medical or food support to a runner.
Support teams may only assist a runner at the following aid stations :
Each member of the support team must wear their identification bracelet during the race. This can be obtained on request when picking up the bib.
At registration, you will be given one drop bags of 20 liters. You must use this bag.
All drop bags are to be collected at the start (Petite Rivière Saint-François) and will be available for you at :
Saint-Tite-des-Caps Aid Station
• It is forbidden to attach or put your poles in the bag
• Identify your bag with your bib number and with the aid station number where you want it to appear.
• Drop bags will gradually return to the Convention Center (near the finish line) over the weekend.
Before arriving at the Saint-Tite-des-Caps Aid station (KM 57), you will cross a stream under a culvert. At KM 65.5 you will board a raft to cross the Sainte-Anne River. The clock will not stop. Follow the instructions given by officials onsite.
Cost: Free and exclusive for runners
Mode of transport: Yellow and black school bus
Itinerary: From finish(Mont-Sainte-Anne) to start(Rue du Quai, Petite-Rivière-Saint-François).
Duration: About 45 minutes
When: Saturday morning
Where: Mont-Sainte-Anne main parking lot
The goal of QMT medical team is to always improve, to be aware of your needs, and to prevent rather than intervene. Rest assured that we will do whatever is necessary to help you in case of need. Patience will be required, and our staff may ask you to cover your face with a two-ply medical mask. They may also take the time to cover themselves and put on the necessary protective gear. Please be aware that throughout the race, the Doctor and Medical Director will be assessing the health of the runners. If necessary, they have the authority to remove a runner from the race. You will be able to identify the members of the medical team by a this orange cap below. They will also wear orange reflective suspenders.
You can reach a member of our medical team at any time by calling the number on the front of your
bib : to come.
Course Safety Closers
People will be in charge of closing each one of the races. If necessary, you can wait for them. However, it is not recommended to go to them. Instead, ask a runner to assist you while you wait for help.
Physiotherapists will be present at some of the aid stations and on the course. They can provide first aid and assist with minor musculoskeletal
Podiatrists will be present at the MSA Aid station, for those who wish to have their foot injuries treated.
When using a paved road or a road with traffic, you must respect the traffic safety code. For example, when crossing a road, you must stop to yield ifnecessary. Wear and turn on your headlamp when
it’s dark or night.
MOBILE APP OF THE COURSE
We strongly suggest that you download the ONDAGO application to your cell phone. ONDAGO is available for Android and IOS. Under the «sporting events» tab you will find the Quebec Mega Trail map. Once downloaded, you will be able to find your way anytime on the course. We advise that you put your phone in «airplane» mode to save your battery. This application is used by the security team and greatly facilitates an evacuation when a participant can tell us about his position on Ondago.
The top five male and top five female finishers will be recognized at the podium ceremony.
All finishers will receive a QMT collection glass.