Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

August 31, 2011 10:00 ET

Media Advisory: Royal Military College Saint-Jean's Obstacle Course

SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 31, 2011) - Media are invited to attend the traditional Obstacle Course on Friday, 2 September from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Royal Military College (RMC) Saint-Jean, in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu.

Over 150 officer cadets will participate in the obstacle course, which represents a rite of passage for the new cadets and formalizes their acceptance into the Cadet Wing at RMC Saint-Jean at the end of their Orientation Programme.

When : Friday, September 2, 2011 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: Royal Military College Saint-Jean
15 Jacques-Cartier North, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu.
What: The traditional Obstacle Course at Royal Military College Saint-Jean.

Note to editor / news director: Media interested in observing the Obstacle Course are asked to contact Captain Eric Le Marec, Public Affairs Officer, prior to 2 September at (450) 358-6777, extension 5736 or by e-mail at

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