TORONTO – The Canadian Olympic Committee will announce details about events surrounding the 2012 Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame Gala Dinner and Induction Ceremony at an event at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. Canadian athletes will be in attendance, demonstrating their sports for guests and media.

 

WHAT:   2012 Canadian Olympic Hall of Fame announcement

***Photo opportunity***

WHEN:   May 1, 2012, 11 am, EST

WHO:       Marcel Aubut, President, Canadian Olympic Committee

Hon. David Peterson, former Premier of Ontario

Jennifer Tory, Regional President, Greater Toronto, RBC

His Worship Rob Ford, Mayor of Toronto

Federal and Provincial Government Representatives

Canadian athletes demonstrating their sports

WHERE: Gate 5 Studio, Air Canada Centre, 40 Bay St. Toronto, Ontario M5J 2X2

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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
Tel. : 416-324-4136/ Cell. : 289-388-6419
Email: dsoudas@olympic.ca