Media Advisory - From Sochi 2014 with love: CIBC celebrates hometown heroes, Canadian Paralympians at its Canmore branch
CANMORE, AB, March 24, 2014 /CNW/ - CIBC (CM: TSX) (CM: NYSE) is proud to welcome home Canadian Paralympians Mark Arendz, Erik Carleton, Christopher Klebl, Ian Lockey, and legendary cross-country skier Brian McKeever, a 10-time Paralympic gold medalist, to a community celebration on March 25 following their performances at the recent Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games.
Please join us at the CIBC Canmore branch on 730 8th Street, Unit 101 in Canmore to celebrate their return. To mark their accomplishments in Sochi, CIBC will present the athletes with gold-plated coins and personalized sports pennants commemorating their participation at the Sochi Games.
The athletes will be available for interviews to speak about their experiences at Sochi, their involvement with parasport and the next steps in their athletic careers.
|Who:||Mark Arendz, Silver and Bronze Medalist, Biathlon/Para-Nordic skiing, Sochi 2014|
|Erik Carleton, Gold Medalist, Para-Nordic Guide for Brian McKeever|
|Christopher Klebl, Gold Medalist, Para-Nordic skiing, Sochi 2014|
|Ian Lockey, Para-Snowboard, Sochi 2014|
|Brian McKeever, three-time Para-Nordic skiing gold medalist, Sochi 2014|
|John Borrowman, Mayor, Town of Canmore|
|Venki Raman, CIBC, District Vice President|
|What:||CIBC Paralympian Welcome Home Celebration|
|Where:||CIBC Branch Canmore, 730 8th Street, Unit 101|
|When:||6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. on March 25, 2014|
CIBC is a proud banking partner of the Canadian Paralympic Team. CIBC's four-year sponsorship of the Canadian Paralympic Committee, announced in October, broadens CIBC's support of Canada's up-and-coming amateur athletes and reflects the bank's passion for sports as a way of enriching communities and inspiring the next generation of youth.
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