Frankfurt - TUY

Pink Sheets - TUMIF

VANCOUVER, May 25, 2011 /CNW/ - Tumi Resources Limited (the "Company") (TSXV - TM; Pink Sheets - TUMIF; Frankfurt - TUY).  Mr. David Henstridge, President, reports that diamond drilling has commenced at the Vitturn Prospect, Sweden.  The Company owns 100% of three claims known as Vitturn 1, 2 and 3 that are located at the northern end of the Stollberg mineral fields where numerous old base metal and silver mines occur along a north-south trending belt over a distance of 12 km.  The Stollberg mines were in operation for close to 800 years and had reached depths of more than 750 m when they were closed in 1982.

The Company completed an induced polarization survey to test the theory that the favorable mineral horizon extends northwards under till cover into Vitturn 1 and 2.  An independent geophysicist has interpreted the results on behalf of the Company and has reported: "the data quality for the survey is of a very high standard with both the observed resistivity and chargeability data very coherent.  The most obvious feature delineated by the data is the coincident high chargeable-low resistivity body that strikes in NNW orientation for approximately 400 m.  The correlation of the elevated chargeability and the low resistivity, with the good levels of data quality and the high coherency of the chargeability decays makes this a high priority anomaly".

Mr. Henstridge stated: "The presence of this anomaly along strike from the Stollberg field makes it a high priority drill target, and we are pleased that we will be able to test the source of this anomaly with the first drill hole."

The qualified person for Tumi's projects, Anders Hogrelius, a Member of the Australian Institute of Geoscientists, has visited all of the Company's properties in Sweden and has verified the contents of this news release.

On behalf of the Board,

"David Henstridge"  
David Henstridge, President & CEO

Forward Looking Statements This Company Press Release contains certain "forward-looking" statements and information relating to the Company that are based on the beliefs of the Company's management as well as assumptions made by and information currently available to the Company's management.  Such statements reflect the current risks, uncertainties and assumptions related to certain factors including, without limitations, competitive factors, general economic conditions, customer relations, relationships with vendors and strategic partners, the interest rate environment, governmental regulation and supervision, seasonality, technological change, changes in industry practices, and one-time events.  Should any one or more of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should any underlying assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may vary materially from those described herein.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange, its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange), nor the Frankfurt Stock Exchange accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.


SOURCE Tumi Resources Limited

For further information:

Company Contact:  
Mariana Bermudez at (604) 699-0202
or email: mbermudez@chasemgt.com
website: www.tumiresources.com
Investor Information Contact: 
Mining Interactive
Nick L. Nicolaas at (604) 657-4058
or email: nick@mininginteractive.com


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