RBC Golf Challenge for MS
RBC Golf Challenge for MS

On July 8, the 2019 RBC Golf Challenge took place at the Elm Ridge Country Club, in Île-Bizard. Thanks to a sunny day that was perfect for golfing and two splendid courses, all the participants had an unforgettable experience. They were offered a wide range of activities that contributed to the success of the event: a pro on site to advise the golfers, an MS Zone where it was possible to simulate the symptoms of multiple sclerosis, several playful challenges issued to golfers at the Minute to win it station, and much more. The event raised $253,401 to support the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada’s mission.

For its 24th edition, the RBC Golf Challenge for MS had a new look. In addition to playing for the benefit of the MS Society, as in the past, participants were able to accept one great challenge in two different ways. Thus, either performance or pure pleasure was the starting point that set the tone for this day of golfing.



Online Raised: $152,317.00

Online Goal: $320,000.00

Participants: 46

Pleasure plan: The objective of a round of 100 holes remains the same but the approach will definitely be more relaxed than for the performance plan. The saying that “it’s not whether you win or lose; it’s how you play the game” will be the mantra for the golfers who opt for the pleasure plan and decide to stroll the greens at their own pace.

In the end, it won’t matter how many holes are played at this event. The cause of people affected by multiple sclerosis will be the big winner, since it will be the focus of attention all day.



In 2019, everything about the RBC Golf Challenge for MS will be revamped! On Monday, July 8, all the golfers will play for the first time at the prestigious Elm Ridge Country Club. The club’s two courses will be the settings for the performance and pleasure plans, respectively.

South Course: Performance Plan
North Course: Pleasure Plan

RBC Golf Challenge for MS




Paul Balthazard
Vice-President and Regional
Director, Quebec
RBC Dominion Securities


Jocelyne Cazin
Media host, journalist and public speaker



Chantal Machabée
Sports Journalist, RDS


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