/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Harper Government Will Make an Announcement About ParticipACTION/

OTTAWA, Dec. 7, 2012 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will make an announcement about ParticipACTION on Monday in Ottawa.

The Minister will be joined by Paul Calandra, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Member of Parliament (Oak Ridges-Markham), Kelly Murumets, CEO of ParticipACTION, Olympic athletes Derek O'Farrell (rowing) and Michael Tayler (kayak slalom), and Paralympic athletes Todd Nicholson (sledge hockey) and Amy Kneebone (goalball).

This advisory is subject to change without notice.

Date:   Monday, December 10, 2012
     
Time:   10:00 a.m. EST
     
Place:   Viscount Alexander Public School
    55 Mann Avenue
    Ottawa, Ontario
 

SOURCE: Canadian Heritage

For further information:

media only:

Jenny Van Alstyne
Director of Communications
Office of the Honourable Bal Gosal, P.C., M.P.
Minister of State (Sport)
819-934-1122
jenny.vanalstyne@pch.gc.ca

Media Relations
Canadian Heritage
819-994-9101
1-866-569-6155
media@pch.gc.ca