OTTAWA, Jan. 17, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Ski Hall of Fame and
Museum has found a new home after two years of deliberation and
negotiation. The final proposals were reviewed and voted upon by the
Board of Directors, resulting in a winning bid by St Jovite Mont
Tremblant Region, Quebec.
The motion to select St Jovite Mont Tremblant Region was brought forward
by a Calgary-based Director, and the Board supported the motion
"Tremblant's bid reached the podium because of overwhelming community
support," said Chris Edgell, CSHFM Director. "There was also consensus
that the St Jovite Mont Tremblant Region represents one of Canada's
cradles of ski culture and racing folklore."
The decision will see more than 15,000 artifacts from Canada's ski
history once again on display for all Canadians to share.
The membership will vote on the Board's recommendation in the coming
SOURCE: Canadian Ski Hall of Fame and Museum
For further information:
Chris Edgell, Director, CSHFM
(514) 429-8444 Ext. 226