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

The Forzani Group Ltd./Le Groupe Forzani Ltee

August 24, 2005 17:00 ET

The Forzani Group Ltd.: Second Quarter Fiscal 2006 Conference Call

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 24, 2005) - The Forzani Group Ltd. (TSX:FGL) will release its second quarter financial results in the early morning of Wednesday, August 31st, 2005. In conjunction with the release, the Company invites you to listen to its teleconference call that will take place on Wednesday, August 31st, 2005 at 8:00 a.m. (Eastern time).

Teleconference Call: To listen to the teleconference call, please dial the following number approximately five minutes prior to commencement:

Within Toronto: 416-640-4127

Outside Toronto: 1-800-796-7558

Replay: Should you be unable to join the conference call, an audio recording will be available approximately three hours after the call until September 13, 2005.

Replay Number: 1-416-640-1917 or 1-877-289-8525 (passcode 21134153#)

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 four corporate banners: Sport Chek, Coast Mountain Sports, Sport Mart and National Sports. The Company also retails on-line at www.sportmart.ca and provides a content rich sporting goods information site at www.sportchek.ca. The Forzani Group is also a franchisor under the banners: Sports Experts, Intersport, RnR, Econosports, Atmosphere, Tech Shop and Nevada Bob's Golf.

The foregoing information may contain forward-looking statements relating to the future performance of The Forzani Group Ltd. Forward-looking statements, specifically those concerning future performance, are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, and actual results may differ materially. The Company, with the appropriate securities commissions, details these risks and uncertainties from time to time.

Contact Information

  • The Forzani Group Ltd.
    Robert Sartor, C.A.
    Chief Executive Officer
    (403) 717-1342
    or
    The Forzani Group Ltd.
    Bill Gregson, C.A.
    President & Chief Operating Officer
    (403) 717-1386
    Website: www.forzanigroup.com