Olympians Jesse Lumsden & Justin Kripss set to Bring Bobsleigh Skills into Corporate World

Monday, November 18, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY/PHOTO OPPORTUNITY

Canadian Bobsleigh duo to unveil plans at Flames Central, November 20, at 10:30 a.m. MTN

CALGARY- Canadian Olympic bobsleigh athletes, Jesse Lumsden and Justin Kripps, are pushing into new territory with a nationwide search to bring their bobsleigh skills to corporate Canada.

Days before the start to the World Cup bobsleigh season in Calgary and his former football team, the Hamilton Tiger Cats, play in the Grey Cup in Regina, the former CFL running back, Lumsden, and Kripps will look to grab a piece of the sporting media spotlight by showcasing their unique skillsets that is sure to capture the nation’s attention, and the interest of corporate executives across the country.

The media conference will be held at Flames Central on November 20, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. MTN.

Who: Jesse Lumsden - Olympian, Former CFL Running Back
Justin Kripps - Olympian, Pilot Canada 3 Bobsleigh

When: November 20, 2013
10:30 a.m. MTN

Where: Flames Central
219 - 8th Avenue SW
Calgary

*****

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Chris Dornan
E-mail: hpprchris@shaw.ca
Cell: 403-620-8731

News Category: 

Latest News

  • April 16, 2018
    Canada’s swimmers are back on home soil after a successful Commonwealth Games wrapped up with the closing ceremony Sunday in Gold Coast, Australia. As the swimmers return to training for the Canadian Swimming Trials in July, and the Pan Pacific...
  • April 12, 2018
    Canadians Sarah Pavan and Melissa Humana-Paredes made history Thursday, dispatching an Australian pair to become the first women to win beach volleyball gold at the Commonwealth Games. Ranked No. 1 in the world by the FIVB , the Canadians had to...
  • April 11, 2018
    GOLD COAST , Australia — There was little doubt the Canadian flag would be raised during the decathlon medal ceremony at Carrara Stadium on Tuesday. More surprising was the man for whom it was raised. Capitalizing on the stunning elimination of...
  • Taylor Ruck Gives Canadian Swimming a Glimpse into the Future
    April 10, 2018
    GOLD COAST , Australia — When Taylor Ruck wants to reminisce about the 2018 Commonwealth Games, it won’t be hard to do. The 17-year-old Canadian swimmer will have a shiny souvenir from each of the eight events she entered at the Gold Coast...
  • A look back: CSIO’s Role Supporting Ontario Olympic and Paralympic Athletes Leading to Pyeongchang 2018
    March 29, 2018
    For Immediate Release Ontario athletes make up the largest percent of Team Canada during record breaking Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Medal Hauls at PyeongChang 2018. TORONTO (March 29, 2018) - The PyeongChang 2018 Games were an inspiring time...