OTTAWA, November 4, 2013 – Sport Canada, the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), and the Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), will make a major announcement on November 5, 2013 in support of the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport’s work in anti-doping.
Representatives from each of the organizations, as well as a Canadian Olympic and Paralympic athlete will be available for interview opportunities.
- The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport)
- Paul Melia, President, CEO, Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport
- Marcel Aubut, President, Canadian Olympic Committee
- Martin Richard, Executive Director of Communications and Marketing, Canadian Paralympic Committee
- Christiane Ayotte, Director, Doping Control Laboratory and Professor, Centre INRS Institut Armand-Frappier
- Marc Dorion, Gold Medal Paralympian (Sledge Hockey), Canadian Paralympic Committee
- Athlete, Canadian Olympic Committee
When: Tuesday, November 5th, 2013, 10 a.m. EST
Where: Carleton University Fieldhouse, north of the main Recreation building, Ottawa, ON, Parking Lot P5
- B-roll on the doping control process, including blood collection will be available to broadcast media day-of the event
- Athletes will also be available to comment from major regions around the country.
For further information:
Jennifer Tiller – Ottawa media
Holly Roy – Western Canada media