Luge Canada

Canadian Luge Athletes To Hold Media Availability During International Training Week in Whistler

WHISTLER, B.C. - Canada's luge athletes will slide into The Whistler Sliding Centre to participate in International Training Week, and the final training session before the start of the World Cup season, November 12, 2009.

Media are invited to attend the Canadian Luge Team's training session from 9-11 a.m. PST. Photos and b-roll can be captured at the start, and in corner seven.

Interviews with Canada's luge athletes will be held at the top of the Olympic Track at The Whistler Sliding Centre immediately following the training session at 11:30 a.m. PST.

The Canadian Luge Team will begin the track to the Olympic Winter Games with their first World Cup race in Calgary, November 20-21, 2009.

Who: Canadian Luge Team

When: November 12, 2009
9-11:30 a.m. - Canadian Team Training on Track
11:30 a.m. - Canadian Team Interviews (Top of Track)

Where: Men's Start - Top of Track
Whistler Sliding Centre
(A shuttle service for media will depart from Lot 6 at 9 a.m.)
(To Confirm Shuttle Access, please contact WSC/Bridget Cox at oevqtrg_pbk@inapbhire2010.pbz