MONTREAL – Montreal Children’s Hospital patients were treated to a surprise today, as they received a visit from members of the newly announced 2012-2013 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team Tuesday, October 30, 2012.

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World and Olympic champion Bobsleigh pilot Kaillie Humphries shares some inspiration with a patient at the Montreal Children’s Hospital Tuesday after 2012-13 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team was announced for the World Cup season.
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Kaillie Humphries, left, and Jesse Lumsden speak during the announcement of the 2012-13 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team at the Montreal Children’s Hospital Tuesday.
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Canada’s national Bobsleigh head coach Tom de la Hunty during the announcement of the 2012-13 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team at the Montreal Children’s Hospital Tuesday.
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The newly announced 2012-2013 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team is seen with children at the Montreal Children’s Hospital Tuesday.
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Bobsleigh athlete Jenny Ciochetti is seen with a young fan at the Montreal Children’s Hospital Tuesday as the 2012-13 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team was announced Tuesday.
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Members of the newly announced 2012-13 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team are seen with a young fan at the Montreal Children’s Hospital Tuesday.
COC photo by Kristena Velan

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Canadian Olympic Committee president Marcel Aubut is seen with the new Canadian Olympic Red Mitten by Hudson’s Bay Company at the 2012-13 Canadian National Bobsleigh Team announcement Tuesday in Montreal.

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Canadian Olympic Committee Media Office:
Jane Almeida, Manager, Media Relations
Tel: 416-324-4120 / Cell: 416-540-1788
Email: jalmeida@olympic.ca

Dimitri Soudas, Executive Director, Communications
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Chris Dornan, Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton
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Email: hpprchris@comcast.net

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