The Challenge

A mobile obstacle race, deployed by and for First Nations, providinstudents with a opportunity to conquer the hardships of their ancestorsway of life… all in their own school yard.  

The Race 

12 impressive obstacles, testing speed, stamina, strength, agility and accuracy. Challenging enough for young adults, yet adaptable to the smallest elementary school students.  

covid-19

The Ancestors’ Challenge was conceived in a pandemic setting and will be safe for your community. 

results

The obstacle race is reproduced in the exact same manner in all communities. This means the students’ results can be compiled and compared across the entire province. 

Wanna see how you measure up? 

Prepare for the Challenge

In order for schools to prepare for the Challenge, we prepared a list of both physical and educational activities. Teachers, coaches and parents alike will have all the materials to make their youth are ready to enjoy the Challenge to the fullest! 

partners

A big THANK YOU to our partners, who contribute 25 000$ or more to the Ancestors’ Challenge.

sponsors

12 amazing obstacles, 12 amazing sponsors. The Ancestors Challenge is made possible thanks to these key organizations which had the vision to come onboard an exciting new adventure and be part of this life-changing event for First Nations youth. 

FIRST NATIONS
EDUCATION COUNCIL

95, rue de l’Ours
Wendake, QC
G0A 4V0

Monday to Friday
8:00 am to 12:00 pm and
1:00 pm to 4:15 pm

ancestorschallenge@cepn-fnec.com

Toll free:
1-855-842-7672

Fax:
418-842-9988