The Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal is a single day race on a hilly route, first held in 2010. Unlike most classics Montréal is a race on a circuit. Totalling at 205.7 kilometres, the contest is played out in the Parc du Mont-Royal. The 2017 edition will be held on Sunday the 10th of September. Perfect test for the World Cycling Championships in Bergen, Norway.
Olympic Champion Greg Van Avermaet is title holder in Montréal. In 2016 he won the race ahead of World Champion Peter Sagan and Diego Ulissi.