Media Advisory - Canadians get limber in support of the Great Canadian Yoga Stretch

VANCOUVER, May 28 /CNW/ -

What:     CNIB is promoting healthy and active living for blind and
              partially sighted Canadians with the first Great Canadian Yoga
              Stretch Celebration Event at YYoga Wellness Flow.

    Activities include:
        -  Interview opportunities with Yoga Stretch ambassador Will
           Blunderfield about making yoga accessible for all levels of vision
        -  Interview opportunities with CNIB Executive Director John Mulka
        -  An interactive "yoga flow" class, meditation and singing

    When:     Sunday, May 30, 2010
              2:00 p.m. Opening remarks from John Mulka
              2:10 p.m. Yoga class, meditation and singing

    Where:    YYoga Wellness Flow, 888 Burrard St., 2nd floor, Vancouver

    Who:      John Mulka, CNIB Executive Director, BC Yukon
              Will Blunderfield, CNIB client, yoga instructor and musician
              Kreg Weiss, yoga instructor and kinesiologist

About CNIB

CNIB provides community-based support, knowledge and a national voice to ensure Canadians who are blind or partially sighted have the confidence, skills and opportunities to fully participate in life. To find out more, visit www.cnib.ca or call 1-800-563-2642.

For further information: Elaine McKay, Manager Communications, (604) 431-2162, elaine.mckay@cnib.ca