Marksmen Resources Ltd.

Marksmen Resources Ltd.

October 20, 2005 20:08 ET

Marksmen Resources Ltd.: Commencement of Trading

COMOX, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 20, 2005) - Marksmen Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:MA) ("Marksmen") is pleased to announce that its common shares will re-commence trading on the TSX Venture Exchange Inc. at the open of markets on October 21, 2005. Marksmen will trade under the symbol MA, which has been changed from MA.A.

On behalf of the Board of Directors

"Brian Cebryk"
Director & CFO

This news release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy any of the securities in the United States. The securities have not been and will not be registered under the United States Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "U.S. Securities Act") or any state securities laws and may not be offered or sold within the United States or to U.S. Persons unless registered under the U.S. Securities Act and applicable state securities laws or an exemption from such registration is available.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information