Kangaroo Media on the course at 91st PGA championship

    MONTREAL, Aug. 14 /CNW Telbec/ - Golf fans attending the PGA Championship
this week in Chaska, Minn., are able to stroll throughout Hazelitine National
Golf Club with Kangaroo Media's personalized, multimedia sports fan
enhancement device - Championship Vision TV..
    Spectators are utilizing the hand-held device to access a comprehensive
array of video, including official content from The PGA of America as well as
comprehensive championship and player data, anywhere on the course in real
time. Users of the Kangaroo Championship Vision TV have the ability to
experience the live play of the world's strongest field while tapping into
rich, real-time video coverage, high-quality video clips and comprehensive
data feeds that are typically characteristic of TV viewing.
    The video handheld enables fans to personalize their viewing, bringing
them even closer to the action and their favorite players anywhere on the
course. Approximately 1,500 devices can be used daily throughout the
    "We have become the technological leader in fan experience for golf over
the past few years," says Robert Mimeault, President and CEO of Kangaroo
Media. "We are able to tailor our service so it provides spectators with a
unique on-course experience."

    About Kangaroo Media

    Kangaroo Media Inc. is a market leader in enhancing the in-venue sports
fan experience. The company develops and commercializes hand-held wireless
audiovisual multi-functional entertainment systems that enable users to expand
and tailor their on-site viewing experience of sporting events. Kangaroo
Media's technology delivers real-time video, audio and data content to each
fan's hand-held Kangaroo TV device. It gives fans the ability to create their
own tailor-made live-action sporting event on-site. Kangaroo Media,
headquartered near Montreal, Canada, is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange as
KTV.V. For more information, visit www.kangaroo.tv.

    Forward-looking statements

    This news release may contain forward-looking information. These
statements relate to future events or future performance and reflect
management's current expectations and assumptions. Such forward-looking
statements reflect management's current beliefs and are based on information
currently available to management of Kangaroo Media. A number of factors could
cause actual events, performance or results to differ materially from the
events, performance and results discussed in the forward-looking statements.
These forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof and Kangaroo
Media does not assume any obligation to update or revise them to reflect new
events or circumstances.

    Neither the 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.
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For further information:

For further information: Robert Mimeault, President, Kangaroo Media,
(450) 595-2043

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