SG Spirit Gold Inc.
TSX VENTURE : SG

November 18, 2010 14:14 ET

SG Spirit Gold Inc. Announces Shares for Debt Agreement With Related Parties

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Nov. 18, 2010) - SG Spirit Gold Inc. (TSX VENTURE:SG) ("Spirit Gold" or the "Company") announces that it has entered into debt settlement agreements with four related parties whereby aggregate debt of $477,685.26 will be settled by the issuance of 1,592,282 common shares of the Company at a deemed price of $0.30 per share. The completion of the shares for debt settlement is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

A director of Spirit Gold and a company of which he is an officer are to be reimbursed for cash advances of $353,537.67. In addition, a director and officer of the Company and a company controlled by an officer of the Company are to be reimbursed for cumulative amounts owing under two existing management consulting agreements. The cash advances and the accumulating amounts under the management consulting agreements have been disclosed in the Company's financial statements.

About the Company

The Company is relatively small but possesses a large mineral property inventory: slightly over 50,000 hectares (123,500 acres) in southeastern British Columbia, Canada. The Company's mission is: to define quality mineral exploration opportunities that can be developed in a sustainable and environmentally responsible manner and that can contribute to the economic and social well-being of local communities.

In recent years the Company has concentrated its efforts on the Kimberley Gold Trend ("KAT"), which blankets a large portion of the Company's properties. The KAT is a metal-rich boomerang-shaped region roughly 30 km wide and 100 km long, extending from the Purcell Mountains in the west, across the Rocky Mountain Trench where it bends north to occupy a swath of the western Rocky Mountains.

Certain statements contained in this press release constitute forward-looking statements (the "forward-looking statements"). These statements relate to future events or our future performance. All statements other than statements of historical fact are forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are often, but not always, identified by the use of words such as "anticipate", "budget", "plan", "continue", "estimate", "expect", "forecast", "may", "will", "project", "potential", "target", "intend", "could", "might", "should", "believe" and similar expressions. Forward-looking statements are based on the opinions and estimates of management at the date the statements are made, and are subject to a variety of risks and uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual events or results to differ materially from those anticipated in the forward-looking statements. Specifically, forward-looking statements include the statements made with respect to the expected timing and completion of the proposed issuance of shares for debt. Although we believe that the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, there can be no assurance that such expectations will prove to be correct. We cannot guarantee future results and consequently, there is no representation that the actual results will be the same, in whole or in part, as those set out in the forward-looking statements.

The forward-looking statements contained in this press release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement. We undertake no duty to update any of the forward-looking statements to conform such statements to actual results or to changes in our expectations except as otherwise required by applicable securities legislation. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements.

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