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April 25, 2013 07:00 ET

REPEAT: Media Advisory: WWF's 23nd Annual Canada Life CN Tower Team Challenge, Thursday, April 25

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - April 25, 2013) -

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Teams from businesses and schools across Ontario are earning their stripes at the 23rd Annual Canada Life CN Tower Climb for WWF-Canada on Thursday, April 25.

Climbers will ascend Canada's tallest building, climbing 1,776 steps to help raise $1.3 million for WWF's critical conservation work. For more details, please visit www.wwf.ca/cntower.

This is the first of WWF's two 23rd Annual Canada Life CN Tower Climb days. The public climb - open to all individuals - will take place from 6-10 a.m. on Saturday, April 27.

Please note that all media will be required to sign waiver forms in order to ascend the CN Tower by elevator. Forms will be available at the media desk in the base of the Tower.

Where CN Tower
When Thursday, April 25, 2013
Time 5 p.m. Media desk opens
WWF spokespeople, sponsors, and climbers available for interview
5:55 - 6 p.m. Ribbon cutting ceremony
In front of South entrance to base of CN Tower
6 - 7 p.m. Climb takes place
WWF spokespeople, sponsors, and climbers available for interview
7 - 10 p.m. Dr. Scholl's After Party at Joe Badali's (156 Front St.)
WWF spokespeople, sponsors, and climbers available for interview
Who • Christina Topp, Vice-President, WWF Canada and five-time climber
• Linda Lustins, Program Manager, Community Relations, Great-West Life, London Life and Canada Life
• Warren Lee, Toronto Kickboxing and Muay Thai Academy owner
• Aislinn Mosher, Communications, Merck Consumer Care, Canada
• Joe Eppele, Offensive Lineman for the Toronto Argonauts and third-time climber
• 1,000+ climbers

About WWF

WWF is creating solutions to the most serious conservation challenges facing our planet, helping people thrive with nature. www.wwf.ca.

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