Media Alert: There's just one place to be this New Year's Day and that's the beach… Britannia Beach! Join us at the Sears Great Canadian Chill to help #StopKidsCancerCold

OTTAWA, Dec. 23, 2015 /CNW/ - 


On January 1st, 2016, come out to support hundreds of participants as they brave
the cold water at the 6th annual Sears Great Canadian Chill to help
#StopKidsCancerCold. The Chill is a Polar Bear Dip in support of research and
treatment of childhood cancer at the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
(CHEO). Bring your friends and family together and experience the CHILL of a
lifetime! Because there's nothing worse than hearing the words "your child has


Over 600 Chillers and spectators
Deputy Mayor, Mark Taylor
CHEO Ambassador
Child Heroes
Speedo Steve


Friday, January 1st, 2016     

Check In and On-site Registration

11 a.m.

Opening Ceremonies

12 p.m.

Prizing for Top Fundraisers

Key Speakers

Chill Begins

12:25 p.m.


Ottawa River, Britannia Beach
Ron Kolbus Lakeside Centre
102 Greenview Ave. Ottawa ON K2B 8J8

Photo/Video Opportunities:

Chillers jumping into the Ottawa River, team & individual costumes, CHEO
Ambassador, Deputy Mayor Mark Taylor, top fundraisers and child heroes.

SOURCE Sears Canada Inc.

For further information: MEDIA CONTACT: Paulina Piwek, Communications Coordinator, Sears Great Canadian Chill,, 905.536.7761


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