The Forzani Group Ltd./Le Groupe Forzani Ltee
TSX : FGL

The Forzani Group Ltd./Le Groupe Forzani Ltee

April 15, 2009 17:30 ET

The Forzani Group Ltd. Investor Day

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - April 15, 2009) - The Forzani Group Ltd. (TSX:FGL) ("FGL") FGL announced that key members of its senior management team will deliver presentations (60 - 90 minutes) at its Investor Day meeting which will take place on Tuesday, April 28th, 2009 at 9:00 am EST in Toronto. At the event, management will provide an overview of the company's long-term opportunities, market and industry trends and strategic plan. Should you wish to receive an invitation to this event, please contact Claudia Jordan at cjordan@forzani.com or directly at 403-717-1412 by no later than Monday, April 20th, 2009.

A live webcast of the event will be available beginning at 9:00 a.m. EST at www.forzanigroup.com. As well, the webcast replay of the event will be available beginning later that day at www.forzanigroup.com. This replay will be maintained for at least twelve months.

The Forzani Group Ltd. is Canada's largest national retailer of sporting goods, offering a comprehensive assortment of brand-name and private-brand products, operating stores from coast to coast, under the following corporate and franchise banners: Sport Chek, Coast Mountain Sports, Sport Mart, National Sports, Athletes World, Sports Experts, Intersport, Econosports, Atmosphere, Tech Shop/Pegasus, Nevada Bob's Golf, Hockey Experts, S3 and Fitness Source. The Company also has websites for several of its corporate and franchise banners, which can be accessed through its main website at www.forzani.com.

Corporate Website: www.forzanigroup.com

The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information. Additional information about the risks and uncertainties about the Company's business is provided in its disclosure materials, including its annual information form, filed with the securities regulatory authorities in Canada, available at www.sedar.com.

This news release contains forward-looking information based on current expectations. This information includes, but is not limited to, statements about the Bid, operations, business, financial condition, priorities, targets, ongoing objectives, strategies and outlook of the Company.

This information is based upon certain material factors or assumptions that were applied in drawing a conclusion or making a projection as reflected in the forward-looking information. By its nature, this information is subject to inherent risks and uncertainties that may be general or specific. A variety of material factors, many of which are beyond the Company's control, affect the operations, performance and results of the Company and its business, and could cause actual results to differ materially from the expectations expressed in any of this forward-looking information.

Contact Information

  • The Forzani Group Ltd.
    Robert Sartor, CA
    Chief Executive Officer
    (403) 717-1342
    or
    The Forzani Group Ltd.
    Michael Lambert, CA
    Chief Financial Officer
    (403) 717-1666
    Website: www.forzani.com