RockBridge Resources Inc.
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RockBridge Resources Inc.

September 09, 2010 03:01 ET

RockBridge Announces Copper Assay Results Up to 1.95%

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 9, 2010) - RockBridge Resources Inc. (RockBridge) (TSX VENTURE:RBE) is pleased to announce the Copper results of sample analysis resulting from the summer prospecting program from its Cross Hills Newfoundland Rare Earth property. The Cross Hills property consists of 100% interest in 343 mineral claims covering 20,923 acres, prospective for Rare Earth Elements and metals and for Copper. The prospecting program was performed to better define specific drill locations by expanding on RockBridge's existing property sampling.

The analysis of samples from the known Rare Earth Element targets will be completed in the near future.

Prospecting in and around the previously identified Copper showing of 1.89%, as part of a 10 day prospecting program, led to the collection of 30 samples in the area. The Copper mineralization is hosted within an altered granite unit and occurs as disseminations of chalcopyrite and malachite. Twelve samples returned values better than 0.1% Copper with the best assay grading 1.95% Copper. The results of the assays are listed in the table below.

Summary of Assays from the Cross Hills Copper Showing
 
Sample # Type %Cu
DP011 Outcrop 1.95
DP014 Outcrop 0.20
DP016 Outcrop 1.00
DP018 Outcrop 0.63
GW001 Outcrop 1.65
GW012 Outcrop 0.26
LS001 Outcrop 0.14
LS008 Outcrop 0.19
LS013 Outcrop 0.11
LS015 Outcrop 0.30
LS016 Outcrop 0.74
LS017 Outcrop 0.27

RockBridge President, Gary Mathiesen, stated, "We are pleased that the assays for Copper on our new discovery both verifies RockBridge's initial findings, and provides us with better definition for drilling targets. In addition to the historical and recently discovered Rare Earth targets, the presence of such copper mineralization in a granitic environment could be very significant and the upcoming drill program will aim to test the magnitude of the discovery."

About RockBridge

RockBridge has a diversified and broad resource base. Within the Oil and Gas sector the RockBridge holdings include varying interests in 19 Oil and Gas wells and properties in Alberta and B.C. including the Pembina Cardium properties slated for horizontal well development later this year, and the expanding Woodrush project located in the Peace River Arch of British Columbia. Within the mineral sector RockBridge holds 343 Newfoundland mineral claims prospective for Rare Earth Elements and Copper with its 2010 work program underway. The mineral holdings also includes 6 B.C. mineral claims prospective for Gold and 9 Yukon mineral claims with a portion adjacent to Underworld Resources Inc.'s "Golden Saddle" discovery and immediately north of Kaminak Gold Corporation's Coffee discovery.

This news release has been reviewed and approved by Dean Fraser, P. Geo, a "Qualified Person" under National Instrument 43-101.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

ROCKBRIDGE RESOURCES INC.

Gary Mathiesen, President and CEO

This news release may include statements about expected further events and/or financial results that are forward-looking in nature and subject to risks and uncertainties. RockBridge cautions that actual performance will be affected by a number of factors, many of which are beyond its control. Future events and results may vary substantially from what RockBridge currently foresees. Discussion on the various factors that may affect future results is contained in RockBridge's recent filings, available on SEDAR.

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