Rio Tinto Alcan Youth Marathon
Rio Tinto Alcan Youth Marathon is held before the Traversée internationale du lac St-Jean on 27 July 2012. 25 swimmers race 10km for C$6,500.
The Rio Tinto Alcan Youth Marathon allows competitors aged 14 to 26 to best lac St-Jean in a 10 km solo challenge. The departure of the race takes place on Robertson’s Beach in the Montagnais Community of Mashteuiatsh; its finish – always emotional and spectacular – in Roberval at the spot where the swimmers of the 32 km race touch the finish line plaque.