As one of the red zones in Quebec, the Estrie region learned good news on Thursday because the city of Sherbrooke will host the 58th Quebec Games Final in the winter of 2024.
This will be the third presentation of the Games in the territory of this municipality. For the occasion, approximately 3,300 athletes representing 19 regions of the province will be in action. The event will also require 1,200 officials and missionaries, as well as around 2,500 volunteers.
“We are convinced that the city of Sherbrooke will organize a unifying multisport event that will allow our next generation of athletes to flourish and surpass themselves. Thanks to the involvement and mobilization of the community, the corporation is convinced that the 58th edition of this multisport event will be grandiose and that all the participants will have an unforgettable experience, ”commented Julie Gosselin, president of SPORTSQUÉBEC in a press release. .
Scheduled for last summer, the 55th Final scheduled for Laval was moved to July 2021 because of the coronavirus. In 2022, the 56th and 57th will be held respectively in Rivière-du-Loup in the winter and in Rimouski in the summer.