Media Advisory - 2nd edition of The Walk of Courage - Montréal Mayor Gérald Tremblay and Henri Richard lead the fight against prostate cancer this Father's Day for the second annual PROCURE Walk of Courage June 15th on Ile Ste. Helene



    MONTREAL, June 10 /CNW Telbec/ - The Mayor of Montréal, Gérald Tremblay,
and Henri Richard will participate in The PROCURE Walk of Courage on June
15th. In the first and only public demonstration against prostate cancer in
the province of Québec, the two co-honorary presidents of the event are
leading the PROCURE Team to help bring attention to a disease that will affect
over 25 000 Canadian men this year alone. They will be joined once again in an
unprecedented show of solidarity by Montreal's leading sports clubs: The
Montréal Canadiens represented by: Pierre Boivin, Yvan Cournoyer, and Rejean
Houle, The Montreal Alouettes represented by: Larry Smith and Peter Dalla
Riva, The Montréal Impact represented by Lino and Joey Saputo as well as Lloyd
Barker.

    PROCURE is a non for profit organization that was established in 2003 in
order to provide information, service and research into a disease that affects
1 in 7 men in their lifetime. Men shouldn't have to suffer in silence. Meet
the men who have united a winning team in order to break the silence and
tackle the taboo's associated with prostate cancer.

    
    What:     PROCURE Walk of Courage

    Who:      PROCURE, Mayor of Montréal, Gérald Tremblay, Henri Richard and
              representatives from the Montreal Canadiens, The Alouettes and
              the Impact

    Where:    Park Jean Drapeau, Ile Ste-Hélène

    When:     June 15th. Registration begins at 9:00 am The Walk begins at
              11:00 am, BBQ begins at noon, festivities will finish early
              afternoon.
    




For further information:

For further information: Stephanie Lyttle, PROCURE, (514) 985-1368,
Cell: (514) 942-8437; Roch Landriault, NATIONAL Public Relations, (514)
843-2345, Cell: (514) 249-4537


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