Media Advisory - Tour de Blue to cross the finish line at SickKids



    Team cycled from Vancouver to Toronto to raise funds for SickKids

    TORONTO, June 22 /CNW/ - On Sunday, June 24, more than 50 eager cyclists
led by Mattamy Homes' CEO Peter Gilgan will cross the finish line at The
Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) to complete the 2007 Tour de Blue, a
4000 km bike trek from Vancouver to Toronto.
    Gilgan and seven avid cyclists began their journey in Vancouver on June
13 and will join up with 45 additional cyclists in Port Carling, Ontario on
June 23. The second annual Tour de Blue is scheduled to arrive at SickKids on
Sunday, June 24 at approximately 4 p.m. with a goal of raising $500,000 that
will go towards critical research in pain management at SickKids.

    
    Who:      Peter Gilgan, CEO, Mattamy Homes
              Michael O'Mahoney, President, SickKids Foundation
              Over 50 cyclists

    When:     Sunday, June 24, 2007
              3:45 p.m.

              Photo opportunity of Mattamy Homes cyclists and SickKids
              Foundation president Michael O'Mahoney crossing the finish line

    Where:    The Hospital for Sick Children
              Main Entrance (Elizabeth St. into the Atrium)
    





For further information:

For further information: Dianna Young, SickKids Foundation, w: (416)
813-6166 ext 1+2325, c: (647) 262-8656

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