Media Advisory - Interview Opportunities - Canadian Olympic Executives Chris Rudge, Michael Chambers Available for Interviews During 2010 One-Year Countdown Celebrations

    VANCOUVER, Feb. 6 /CNW/ - During the 2010 Olympic one-year countdown
festivities, the Canadian Olympic Team will make available for interviews
President Michael Chambers and CEO Chris Rudge.
    The Canadian Olympic Team continues its preparations for their first home
Games in more than 20 years. Next Thursday, February 12 marks the official
one-year countdown to the Games' Opening Ceremony.

    Availability for Michael Chambers, COC President

    When: February 12, 2009 from 6:30 a.m. to 7:15 a.m.
    Where: Whistler, La Bocca restaurant, 4232 Whistler Village Square
    Details: Open availability, contact Sylvie Bigras in advance

    When: February 12, 2009 at 4 p.m.
    Where: Richmond Olympic Oval, 6111 River Road
    Details: Open availability, contact Sylvie Bigras in advance

    Availability for Chris Rudge, COC Chief Executive Officer and Secretary

    When: February 12, 2009
    Where: Vancouver
    Details: Flexible, pre-book with Sylvie Bigras

    When: February 13, 2009
    Where: Cypress Mountain
    Details: Flexible, pre-book with Sylvie Bigras

    The COC is a national, private, not-for-profit organization committed to
sport excellence. It is responsible for all aspects of Canada's involvement in
the Olympic movement, including Canada's participation in the Olympic and Pan
American Games and a wide variety of programs that promote the Olympic
Movement in Canada through cultural and educational means. For more
information see the COC website:

For further information:

For further information: Isabelle Hodge, Manager, Media Relations,
Canadian Olympic Committee, Phone: (416) 324-4122, Cell: (416) 806-4342,
Email:; Sylvie Bigras, Press Chief, Canadian Olympic
Committee, Cell: (613) 298-1625, Email:

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