Video B-roll available via CNW - Summary package highlights the Vancouver
2010 Olympic Torch Relay's journey through Canada to-date, featuring the runs
of International Olympic Athletes and Bollywood Megastar Akshay Kumar

VANCOUVER, Jan. 9 /CNW/ - Since first lit in Greece in November, the Olympic Flame has passed through many corners of Canada, including the country's most northern, southern, and eastern points.

This video package features the runs of South Korean gold medalist Lee Kyung Chun in Tofino, BC; Australian gold medalist Alisa Camplin in Dawson City, Yukon; Japanese speed skating star Ikue Teshigaware in Nova Scotia and Newfoundland & Labrador; Chinese Olympic superstar Yang Yang in Summerside, PEI; Brazilian Olympic champion César Cieolo in Hopewell Rocks, New Brunswick; German cross-country skiing star Peter Schlickenrieder in Québec City, Québec and Bollywood megastar Akshay Kumar in Toronto, Ontario.

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    TIME OF POSTING: 12:00 Eastern
    DATE OF POSTING: Saturday January 9th, 2009

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    John Parker-Jervis
    Senior Media Advisor, 2010 Media Relations
    Canadian Tourism Commission
    Tel 604 377-4358

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