The SSQ Quebec City marathon has received great reviews... here are a few:
- Cheapflight.com Website, April 2011 : Top 10 marathons across the globe
- Runner's World UK, May 2010 : 10 Best City Marathon
- Running Attitude, May 2010 : 10 marathons pour vraiment changer d'air
- ESPN - List of 50 "Destination" marathons in North America
- Runner's World, January 2007 : Marathon Guide'07 - Category "Far away but close to home"