For Immediate Release
July 22, 2013
To get a glimpse into Team BC’s journey to the 2013 Canada Summer Games, check out ViaSport British Columbia’s special Team BC presentation on-line Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. PST. During the show, the Opening Ceremony flag bearer will be introduced and the viewer will meet several talented athletes and coaches representing Team BC in Sherbrooke. Tune in at http://www.viasport.ca
What: Introduction of Team BC participating in the 2013 Canada Summer Games, August 2-17, in Sherbrooke, Quebec
Who: Team BC flag bearer, Chef de mission and medal hopefuls
When: Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. PST
Team BC will send a dedicated group of 360 athletes, 70 coaches and 20 mission staff to the 2013 Canada Summer Games. Team BC ended the 2009 Canada Summer Games with 57 gold, 43 silver and 44 bronze medals increasing its gold medal count from 2005 by more than 20%. The total medal count of 144 bettered the mark of 119 won at the 2005 Games in Regina, Saskatchewan.
For a list of athletes from your hometown contact Team BC Communications Manager, Tina Sarazin, at firstname.lastname@example.org
For an official, complete roster of Team BC athletes by community, visit http://www.teambc.org as of 9:00 a.m. Thursday, July 25, 2013.