Photo Release: Olympic Heroes Celebrate Calgary Pride 2013

September 1, 2013

OLYMPIC HEROES CELEBRATE CALGARY PRIDE 2013

CALGARY– Today, six Olympians joined the thousands of fans and supporters to march, for the first time, on behalf of the Canadian Olympic Team, in the 2013 Calgary Pride Parade. Participating Olympians included: Lindsay Alcock (2002, 2006 Olympian, Skeleton) Anastasia Bucsis (2010 Olympian, Long Track Speed Skating); Samuel Edney (2006, 2010 Olympian, Luge); Denny Morrison (Two-time Olympic medallist [2006, 2010], Long Track Speed Skating); Shannon Rempel (2006 Olympic silver medallist, 2010 Olympian, Long Track Speed Skating); and Blake Skjellerup (2010 Olympian [New Zealand] Long Track Speed Skating).

Photo 1:  http://wdrv.it/17sSiT2
Olympians Anastasia Bucsis, Shannon Rempel and Samuel Edney share a laugh with Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi during Calgary’s annual Pride Parade.
COC Photo Credit: Mike Ridewood

Photo 2: http://wdrv.it/17sSBNQ
Olympian Denny Morrison marches in Calgary’s annual Pride Parade.
COC Photo Credit: Mike Ridewood

Photo 3: http://wdrv.it/17sSIZz
Olympians Lindsay Alcock, Blake Skjellerup, Anastasia Bucsis, Shannon Rempel  and Samuel Edney pose with Mayor Nenshi at Calgary’s annual Pride Parade.
COC Photo Credit: Mike Ridewood

– 30 –

Canadian Olympic Committee Media Office:            
Luc Beaudin, Coordinator, Communications and Media Relations
Cell: 514-206-6720
Email: lbeaudin@olympic.ca

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

Olympic Club

Contact Us

Yvon Long
Senior Manager, Media Relations
Tel: 514-861-5180 / Cell: 514-206-6720
Email: ylong@olympic.ca

Upcoming Games

2016 Rio 2018 PyeongChang

Top Team Canada Fans

Al Redpath

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 15767 points
  • Earned this week: 6365 points

Kerri McGregor

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 14040 points
  • Earned this week: 4510 points

Benn Wood

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 7811 points
  • Earned this week: 3375 points

Matthew Tully

Current Level

Legend

  • Total: 7350 points
  • Earned this week: 25 points

Mary Manna

Current Level

Gold

  • Total: 5621 points
  • Earned this week: 2041 points
  • Next Level: Legend
  • Needed: 379 points

Beckie Santavy

Current Level

Gold

  • Total: 5589 points
  • Earned this week: 858 points
  • Next Level: Legend
  • Needed: 411 points

Clay Naslund

Current Level

Gold

  • Total: 4526 points
  • Earned this week: 2416 points
  • Next Level: Legend
  • Needed: 1474 points

Blair Munn

Current Level

Silver

  • Total: 4139 points
  • Earned this week: 330 points
  • Next Level: Gold
  • Needed: 111 points

Website by zync.ca | Programmed by Trew Knowledge | Powered by WordPress.com VIP

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,107 other followers