TORONTO – Canadian Olympians and Sochi 2014 Olympic hopefuls will join thousands of spectators and fellow Canadians in celebrating Canada Day festivities in Ottawa and Vancouver. Media are invited for photos and interview opportunities.


WHO: Eric Radford, 2013 World bronze medallist, Pairs Figure Skating
Rachel Homan, 2013 World bronze medallist, Curling
Emma Miskew, 2013 World bronze medallist, Curling
Lisa Weagle, 2013 World bronze medallist, Curling
Earle Morris, Coach, 2013 World bronze medal team, Curling
Cody Sorensen, 2014 Sochi hopeful, Bobsleigh

WHEN: Monday July 1, 2013
12:00pm EST

WHERE: Parliament Hill
111 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON


WHO: Krista Guloien, 2012 silver medallist, Rowing
Douglas Vandor, 2008, 2012 Olympian, Rowing
Andre Ho, 2012 Olympian, Table Tennis

WHEN: Monday July 1, 2013
11am-7pm PDT

WHERE: Canada Place
999 Canada Pl
Vancouver, BC

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 Canadian Olympic Committee Media Office:
Luc Beaudin, Coordinator, Communications and Media Relations
Cell: 514-206-6720

Jane Almeida, Manager, Media Relations
Tel: 416-324-4120 / Cell: 416-540-1788

Dimitri Soudas, Executive Director, Communications
Tel: 416-324-4136 / Cell: 289-388-6419