CANADIAN LUGE ATHLETES TO ANNOUNCE RESULTS OF SUCCESSFUL FOR SALE CAMPAIGN AND ORGANIZATION'S FIRST-EVER TITLE SPONSORCALGARY - With a three week end-of-season break behind them, Canada's top luge athletes are returning to the ice.
The team is set to begin its off-season training, and the final road to Vancouver-Whistler, by announcing the organization's first-ever title sponsor thanks to a successful nation-wide FOR SALE campaign that was launched in February.
The media conference, and lunch provided by The Main Dish, will be held at the Bowness Sportsplex in Calgary on Tuesday, April 7 at 11:30 a.m.
Athletes will be hopping onto their sleds to participating in a unique start-training exercise on the ice at the Bowness Sportsplex immediately following the formal media conference.
Who: Canadian Luge Team
Chris and Mike Moffat Alex Gough
Jeff Christie Meaghan Simister
Ian Cockerline Regan Lauscher
New Title Sponsor Officials
Canadian Luge Association Officials
When: April 7, 2009
Where: Bowness Sportsplex
7809 - 43 Avenue NW
*Media Conference will take place on the Ice
Photos: Luge athletes training on sleds on community hockey rink
Luge athletes replacing FOR SALE stickers with new title sponsor decal