Experience more in 6 hours than most people will in the entire summer as the
world's largest adventure series returns to Calgary on June 12th!

The Mitsubishi City Chase Powered By BlackBerry will turn Calgary into an adventure playground on Saturday, June 12th.

CALGARY, June 1 /CNW/ -

    
    What:  City Chase is an urban adventure that requires teams of two to
           exhibit teamwork, resourcefulness, determination and the ability
           to make decisions on the fly as they search for physical,
           intellectual, adventurous and humorous ChasePoint challenges
           scattered in unknown locations throughout the city. Focusing more
           on the journey than the destination, participants will learn about
           their city, their teammate, and themselves as they enjoy a full
           day of Laughter, Adventure and Discovery through an original urban
           race experience!!

           Highlights from the 2009 Series include:

           Strip bowling in Vancouver, navigating mini bikes in Edmonton,
           climbing the 802 stairs of the Calgary Tower, touring with
           rickshaws in Toronto, white water rafting in downtown Ottawa,
           rappelling 31 stories from The Omni Hotel in Montreal, aerial ski
           jumping at The North American Championships in Quebec City, and a
           thrilling ride on the highest zip-line in the Western Hemisphere
           during the World Championships in Salta, Argentina.

    Where: Stephen Ave Mall between 1st St. SW and 2nd St. SW
           (start/finish)

    When:  Saturday June 12th, 2010

    Time:  7:45am - 9:15am   - Participant check-in
           9:15am - 9:30am   - Participant Warm-up
           9:30am - 10:00am  - Welcome Speech
           10:00am           - Official Start - The Chase Is ON!!
           1:00 - 1:30pm     - Lead Teams Arrive at the Finish Line
           4:00pm            - Course and Finish Line close
           5:00pm            - After Party/Awards Ceremony at Flames Central
    

Following Calgary's event; City Chase will travel to Toronto, Kelowna, Montreal, Ottawa, and Vancouver throughout the summer months. The winner of each regional event will move on to compete in The Canadian Championships, where teams will face 48 hours of adventurous and humorous challenges. The winning team of The Championships will drive away in a new pair of 2011 Mitsubishi Outlanders.

    
    Official Charitable Partner
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The Mitsubishi City Chase Powered by BlackBerry is pleased to announce their continued partnership with Right to Play for the upcoming 2010 Season. As the official charitable partner of The Canadian City Chase Series, Right to Play will benefit both from proceeds generated throughout the Series. After generating more than $165,000 in 2009, our goal is to push through the $200,000 level in 2010.

    
    City Chase World Wide
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Building on the continued successes of the Canadian Series, City Chase expanded to a total of 13 countries in 2009, culminating with an epic World Championships in Salta, Argentina. For more information about international locations please visit the website at www.citychase.com.

    
    Television:
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International - This summer, National Geographic Channel International will broadcast The 2009 City Chase World Championships in Salta, Argentina to 105 countries reaching more than 200 million viewers.

For event information and team registration visit www.MitsubishiCityChase.com.

SOURCE 2010 MITSUBISHI CITY CHASE

For further information: For further information: to register a media team, or to coordinate an interview, please contact: Lauren Habib, lauren@citychase.com, P: (905) 510-9309

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