Tremblant's 24 hours of skiing raises $2,045,391.
Mont-Tremblant, December 10, 2012 — We are proud to announce that Tremblant’s
24h of skiing surpassed its 2012 fundraising objective, with $2,045,391. This amount largely exceeds the amount raised last year, $1,832,200. Over 12 years, the 24h of skiing will have
raised for its beneficiaries more than $12 million making it the biggest event of its kind in the
This year 215 ski and snowboard teams and 38 walking teams, for a total of nearly 2000
participants; worked exceptionally hard in their fundraising efforts to raise this amount of
which the profits will go to 4 beneficiaries: Fondation Centre de Cancérologie Charles- Bruneau, The Ottawa Senators Foundation, Fondation Martin- Matte and the Tremblant Foundation. Just like the Tremblant 24h Foundation, these 4 foundations are completely devoted to the cause of children. The 24h would like to highlight the devotion of the ambassadors and the celebrities who right from the
beginning and during the entire event; welcome, entertain, motivate, cause laughter and warm hearts!
Great thanks goes to Jean-François Baril, Étienne Boulay, Pierre Bruneau, Alexandre Despatie, Paul Doucet, Philippe Fehmiu, Louis- Simon Ferland, Benoit Gagnon, Érik Guay, Lianne Lang, Martin Matte, Matthieu Proulx, Mario Tessier and Anne-Marie Withenshaw.
As with every edition, the 24h of skiing was also quite the party! Betty Bonifassi, Marco
Calliari, Mélanie Couture, Les Chick’n Swell, Dumas, DJ Dannick, Franky Selector,
Jonas, Les Trois Accords, Louis-Jean Cormier, Maïa Leia, Marabu, Karim Ouellet,
Midnight Romeo, Misstress Barbara, Radio Radio, Stéphane Fallu and William
Deslauriers took to the 24h stages for a series of energizing concerts and comedy shows.
David Laflèche directed an exceptional show on Saturday evening that closed with Les
The main partners of this 12th edition of the 24 of skiing and 5th edition of the 24h Rouge fm
walk are Volkswagen, TELUS and Manulife Financial. They contributed to the success of
the event due to their enthusiasm and their on-site attractions for the participants.
Full details about the teams and the amounts raised are on www.24htremblant.com
Tremblant’s 24h of skiing continues in its mission with the 13th edition taking place on
December 5-8 2013. Mark it in your calendar!
>> The next gathering, not to be missed is Tremblant’s 24h of cycling, 2013 on September 6-