Canadian Heritage

Canadian Heritage

July 02, 2009 16:56 ET

Media Advisory: Canadian Heritage

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - July 2, 2009) - The Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of State (Sport), and Mrs. Laureen Harper will officially open the Canada Pavilion at the Calgary Stampede tomorrow. Minister of State Lunn will speak about the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Participants will include Canadian athletes Vaughn Chipeur (figure skating), Brad Spence (alpine skiing), and Nathaniel Miller (water polo). 2010 torchbearers Adriano Fiscio and Courtney Ferguson from Olympic Torch relay sponsors RBC and Coca-Cola will also be in attendance to speak about being chosen as a torchbearer.

This advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:



Date: Friday, July 3

Time: 1:00 p.m.

Place: Calgary Stampede
BMO Centre
Calgary, Alberta

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Gary Lunn, P.C., M.P.
    Minister of State (Sport)
    Michelle Yao
    Press Secretary
    819-934-1131