TORONTO – The Canadian Olympic Committee and Offsetters will make an important announcement in Vancouver June 12th. Media are invited to the event. Representatives from the Canadian Olympic Committee, Offsetters, and athletes will be available for comment on site.

What:     Announcement regarding the Canadian Olympic Movement
**Media interviews and photo opportunities available.**

Christopher Overholt, Canadian Olympic Committee Chief Executive Officer and Secretary General
James Tansey, Offsetters Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder
David Calder, three-time Olympic rower
Justin Lamoureux, two-time Olympic snowboarder
Hon. Dr. Terry Lake, British Columbia Minister of Environment

When:     June 12, 2012, 11 a.m. PDT.

Where:     Olympic Cauldron, Jack Poole Plaza, Vancouver, B.C.

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Canadian Olympic Committee Media Office:
Jane Almeida
Manager, Media Relations
Tel. : 416-324-4120
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