A last leg for the Snowmobile Safety Caravan

A last leg for the Snowmobile Safety Caravan: The participants are expected to arrive in Bernières at noon tomorrow, Friday, February 6!

The participants of the FCMQ’s Safety Caravan will be completing their activities launched last Tuesday with a 130-kilometre stretch that will take them back to Bernières. Over 18 people, including several women, will participate in this event. The members of the Federation’s top management wish to meet the snowmobilers and exchange with them regarding the rules of prevention, good citizenship and safety with respect to the practice of snowmobiling.

Friday, February 6, 2009: Thetford Mines – Bernières (130 km)
The FCMQ will be available to meet with media representatives from 8:00 to 8:30 a.m.

Point of departure:

COMFORT INN, 123, BOUL. FRONTENAC OUEST, THETFORD MINES, QC – 1-877-574-6835
Departure: 8:45 a.m.
Lunch : Noon in Bernières

Contacts:

Audrey Brossard, press relations and management of interviews
Telephone: 514 252-3076 – Cell phone: 514 791-3076

Mario Côté, President of the FCMQ
Cell phone: 450 542-4058

Normand Besner, General Manager of the FCMQ
Cell phone: 514 891-3427

Denis Levasseur, Vice-President and Director of the Media Committee of the FCMQ
Cell phone: 514 235-4133

About FCMQ : The Québec Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (FCMQ) strives to further the development and promotion of the practice of snowmobiling, a recreational and family activity that generates $1.3 billion in economic spin-offs every year. The Federation includes 208 clubs representing over 90,000 members. Thanks to the support of 4,500 volunteers, the Federation’s affiliated clubs manage the sale of trail permits for Québec’s 33,000-kilometer trail network, and see to its development, planning, maintenance, signposting, and safety.

Ski-Doo Snow P.A.S.S. Program Funds Club Projects