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September 17, 2019

Open invitation to the 28th edition of the SSQ Insurance Volleyball Challenge

SSQ Insurance, in collaboration with the Club de volleyball Rouge et Or de l’Université Laval, is inviting the general public to the 28th edition of the Volleyball Challenge. Held September 20 and 21 at the Desjardins-UL Amphitheatre located in the PEPS pavilion, this is the marquis event for all volleyball fans as it marks the official start of the UL Rouge et Or season.

With the men’s team taking home bronze at the Canadian Championships and with the arrival of Danny Da Costa as head coach of the women’s team, fans of the Rouge et Or can expect to see some exciting high-level competition. At 6 p.m. on Friday, the women’s team will take on New Brunswick’s Moncton University Blue Eagles. At 7:30 p.m., the men’s team will face off against Ontario’s Western University Mustangs. Rematches are scheduled at the same times the following day.

As the presenting sponsor of the SSQ Insurance Volleyball Challenge and the Club de volleyball Rouge et Or for many years now, SSQ Insurance is proud to contribute to the success of this event and each team’s quest for excellence. The success of this partnership stems from the values shared by both organizations, namely those of pushing your limits, perseverance and team spirit. SSQ Insurance salutes and encourages all the athletes and wishes them a great 2019-2020 season.

Fans can purchase tickets at the Rouge et Or ticket office, online (French website only) or by calling 418-656-PEPS.

About SSQ Insurance

Founded in 1944, SSQ Insurance is a mutualist company that puts community at the heart of insurance. With assets under management of $12 billion, SSQ Insurance is one of the largest companies in the industry. Working for a community of over three million customers, SSQ Insurance employs over 2,000 people. Leader in group insurance, the company also sets itself apart through its expertise in individual life and health insurance, general insurance and the investment sector.