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November 06, 2009 18:30 ET

Media Advisory: Minister of State Lunn Takes Part in an Olympic Torch Relay Community Celebration in Qausuittuq

QAUSUITTUQ, NUNAVUT--(Marketwire - Nov. 6, 2009) - The Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of State (Sport), will take part in an Olympic Torch Relay community celebration in Qausuittuq (Resolute Bay), Nunavut, on Monday morning.

On its way to Qausuittuq, the Olympic Flame will make a brief stop in Aujuittuq (Grise Fiord) around 8:30 a.m. EST.

After its stop in Qausuittuq, the Olympic Flame will travel to Nunavut's capital, Iqaluit.

This advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date: Monday, November 9, 2009

Time: 10:15 a.m. CST (Celebrations begin)
10:45 a.m. CST (Flame arrives)

Place: D N Salluviniq Gym
Hamlet Office
Qausuittuq, Nunavut

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Lunn, P.C., M.P.
    Minister of State (Sport)