TNR Gold Corp.
TSX VENTURE : TNR

TNR Gold Corp.

April 01, 2009 14:36 ET

TNR Gold Corp. Appoints Dr. Frederick W. Breaks to Advisory Board

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - April 1, 2009) - TNR Gold Corp. ("TNR" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:TNR) is pleased to announce that Dr. Frederick W. Breaks has been appointed to the advisory board.

Dr. Breaks is a Ph.D. and Professional Geoscientist who is well known as a Lithium and Rare Earth Elements (REE) expert in Canada. A proven explorer, he discovered two significant lithium-rich deposits: Avalon Venture Ltd.'s Big Whopper pegmatite near Kenora, Ontario and Houston Lake Mining Inc.'s Pakeagama Lake pegmatite in the North Spirit Lake area of Northwestern Ontario. His ability to create genetic and exploration models of lithium-rich, pegmatite deposits was developed during his career at Ontario Geological Survey where he authored and coauthored over 120 peer-reviewed scientific papers.

President Gary Schellenberg comments, "We are pleased to welcome Dr. Breaks as an advisor to our company. I am confident he will play a pivotal role in the company's worldwide search for Lithium and REE projects both from a technical standpoint and through his network of industry contacts." For more information about TNR's Lithium properties and Dr. Breaks, please visit our website at http://www.tnrgoldcorp.com.

ABOUT TNR

TNR is a diversified metals exploration company focused on identifying new prospective projects globally with 19 properties currently in its portfolio.

The recent acquisition of Lithium projects in Canada confirms the company's commitment to project generation, market diversity, and building shareholder value.

On behalf of the board,

Gary Schellenberg, President

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