Start date: October 23rd, 2016

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NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

Quebec’s all terrain vehicles and snowmobile federations join forces for the first NATIONAL ATV-SNOWMOBILE SHOW!

Montreal, March 8, 2016 – The Fédération des clubs de motoneigistes du Québec (FCMQ) and the Fédération Québécoise des Clubs Quads (FQCQ) are proud to be joining forces to launch the very first edition of the SALON NATIONAL QUAD-MOTONEIGE (NATIONAL ATV/SNOWMOBILE SHOW), to be held on October 21, 22 and 23, 2016, at the Centrexpo Cogeco in Drummondville.

Presented in a modern, state-of-the-art exhibition centre, this new concept will be showcased in the heart of Quebec to make the event easily accessible for people from all parts of the province and beyond.

The two federations are partners of powersport enthusiasts as well as the industry and have worked together since day one. They have been front and centre in keeping these increasingly popular recreational activities going strong from year to year.

Everyone’s under one roof: A new and unique concept!

With more than 146,000 members, the two federations are continuing their tradition by introducing a unique concept: having our manufacturing partners under one roof, as they delight visitors with new toys, tips and even test drives for those who want to go for a spin around the circuit.

Presented by Intact Insurance, the official insurer of the FCMQ and FQCQ, the NATIONAL ATV-SNOWMOBILE SHOW is THE event of the year! 

 About the FCMQ

The Fédération des clubs de motoneigistes du Québec, a sectoral tourist association, is a not‑for-profit organization that has been providing service for more than 41 years.
It is dedicated to developing and promoting safe snowmobiling throughout Quebec.
The FCMQ defends the interests of its 201 member clubs and their 90,000 members as well as all persons, including tourists and beginning snowmobilers. Every year, more than 4,500 volunteers spend close to 800,000 hours maintaining the provincial network of snowmobile trails.

About the FQCQ

The Fédération Québécoise des Clubs Quads is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1985. It consists of 119 ATV clubs with more than 56,000 members between them.The mission of the FQCQ, its affiliated clubs and their 3,200 volunteers is to provide oversight and guidance for the safe enjoyment of quads and side-by-sides that is respectful of wildlife and the environment, and to ensure proper trail signage. The FQCQ also runs a tourism campaign to promote the provincial trail network internationally and works with regional tourism associations to develop the “Route Quad” trail system.

About Intact Insurance

Intact Insurance is Canada’s largest home, auto and business insurance company,
the choice of more than four million consumers.

Intact Insurance products are distributed through insurance brokers working with more than 6,000 brokerages from coast to coast.

Intact Insurance is a member company of Intact Financial Corporation (TSX: IFC).

www.intact.ca / www.intactfc.com

 

Stéphane Desroches                                                             Dany Gagnon

Interim Executive Director                                                    Executive Director

Fédération des clubs de motoneigistes du Québec         Fédération des clubs Quads du Québec

 

For information:

FCMQ                                                                               FQCQ    

info@fcmq.qc.ca                                                              info@fqcq.qc.ca

Tel. (514)252-3076                                                           Tel. (514)252-3050

 

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