MONTREAL – Canadian Olympic Committee President Marcel Aubut and Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton will introduce the 2012-2013 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team and unveil the new Olympic mittens on Tuesday, October 30 at the Montreal Children’s Hospital. Media are invited to attend. Following the announcement, members of the team will be visiting with children at the hospital and distributing Olympic mittens.

WHAT:   National Bobsleigh Team announcement
Olympic mittens unveiling
*Photo and interview opportunities*

WHO:   The 2012-2013 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team
Marcel Aubut, Canadian Olympic Committee President

WHEN:   October 30, 2012, 10:30am

WHERE:   Montreal Children’s Hospital
2300 Tupper
Montreal, Quebec
H3H 1P3

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Canadian Olympic Committee Media Office:      
Jane Almeida, Manager, Media Relations
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Dimitri Soudas, Executive Director, Communications
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