GALE FORCE PETROLEUM ENGAGES INVESTOR RELATIONS GROUP, AMENDS STOCK OPTION PLAN

MONTREAL, Feb. 22 /CNW Telbec/ - Gale Force Petroleum Inc. (TSXV: GFP) ("Gale Force" or the "Company") today announced that it has engaged Investor Cubed Inc. ("Investor Cubed") to provide investor relations and shareholder communications services (the "Engagement").

In connection with the Engagement, Investor Cubed has been awarded a consulting contract paying $5,000 per month. The total costs of the Engagement after three months would be $15,000; after twelve months the total cost would be $60,000. In addition, Investor Cubed has been granted 200,000 stock options with an exercise price of $0.33. The options shall vest quarterly over a period of one year and are subject to the provisions of Gale Force's Stock Option Plan.  Investor Cubed is a privately owned Canadian corporation, at arm's length from the Company. The Engagement is subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval.

The Company also announced that it has amended its stock option plan, to permit the Company to issue a maximum 2,100,000 options, which is less than 10% of the shares of the Company's common shares currently issued and outstanding. The Company then issued 200,000 options with an exercise price of $0.33 to directors and consultants, vesting immediately, subject to the provisions of the Company's stock option plan. The stock option plan amendment and stock option issuance are subject to TSX Venture Exchange approval.

ABOUT INVESTOR CUBED INC.- www.Investor3.ca
Investor Cubed Inc. provides specializes in investor relations and business consulting services to a select group of leading Canadian small cap companies. Investor Cubed's extensive industry experience has enabled it to develop a national network of financial professionals that is vital to its business model, and views the small cap companies it represents as "partners" in creating value for their shareholders and for the financial professionals. Investor Cubed is also a partner and co-manager of www.SmallCapPower.com (SCP). SCP is Canada's first website dedicated to tracking stocks with market caps from $5 to $500 million. It has comprehensive investment materials and dynamic functionality that joins investors and financial industry professionals to discover and communicate with small cap companies.

ABOUT GALE FORCE PETROLEUM INC. www.GaleForcePetroleum.com  
Gale Force Petroleum is a public corporation focused on acquiring and exploiting undervalued oil and gas reserves in mature basins, bringing operational expertise and capital to lower-risk, development-type projects. The Company currently owns producing oil and gas properties in Texas, Oklahoma and Tennessee.

Forward looking statements:
Statements included herein, including those that express management's expectations or estimates of our future performance, constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Forward-looking statements are  based on assumptions and estimates that are subject to various risks and uncertainties, including the risks disclosed under the heading "Risks and Uncertainties" in the Company's periodic filings on SEDAR, for example, in its Management Discussion and Analysis for the year ended June 30, 2010. Such information contained herein represents management's best judgment as of the date hereof based on information currently available. The Company does not assume the obligation to update any forward-looking statements, except as required under applicable law.

"Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release."


SOURCE GALE FORCE PETROLEUM INC.

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Michael McLellan, CFA, Chairman & CEO, +1.514.221.2030

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