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Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - RBC and Golf Canada to make a special announcement regarding the RBC Canadian Open

Media Advisory/Photo Opportunity - RBC and Golf Canada to make a special 
announcement regarding the RBC Canadian Open 
TORONTO, May 15, 2013 /CNW/ - RBC and Golf Canada will hold a media conference 
on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. to make a special announcement related 
to the RBC Canadian Open. 
WHO:    Dave McKay, Group Head, Personal & Commercial Banking, RBC 


        Scott Simmons, Executive Director and CEO, Golf Canada
        Cathy Loblaw, President & CEO, Ronald McDonald House Charities
        Canada
        Luke Donald, PGA Tour star (via teleconference)
        Patrick Chan, 2013 World Figure Skating Champion & RBC Olympian
         

WHERE:  Ronald McDonald House Toronto
        240 McCaul Street
        Toronto, Ontario
        M5T 1W5
        **Note - there is limited parking at the house and surrounding
        area
         

WHEN:   Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. ET
         

MEDIA TELECONFERENCE:

Media unable to join the special announcement in person can participate live 
via national media teleconference by dialing toll free 1-888-789-9572 or 
416-695-7806 with pass code 5066822. Please request the RBC Canadian Open 
media teleconference.

ABOUT THE 2013 RBC CANADIAN OPEN

Part of the FedExCup, stars of the PGA TOUR will compete for $5.2 million (US) 
at the RBC Canadian Open, July 22-28, 2013 at Glen Abbey Golf Club in 
Oakville, Ont. Conducted by Golf Canada for more than a century, the RBC 
Canadian Open provides an opportunity for Canada's top talents to compete 
against the world's best golfers while also leaving a significant impact in 
the event's host community. Established in 1904, Canada's national open golf 
championship is the third-oldest national open golf championship worldwide 
next to the British Open and the U.S. Open. For tickets or tournament 
information, please visit www.rbccanadianopen.com or call 1-800-571-6736.



Media Contacts:

Dan Pino Director, Corporate Communications Golf Canada (t) 1-800-263-0009 
ext. 406 (c) 416-434-5525 (e)dpino@golfcanada.ca

Jackie Braden Director, Brand & Sponsorship Communications RBC (t) 
416.974.1724 (e)jackie.braden@rbc.com

Roxanna Kassam Kara Manager, Marketing & Communications Ronald McDonald House 
Charities Canada (t) 416.446.3448 (e)Roxanna.Kassamkara@ca.mcd.com

SOURCE: RBC

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CO: Golf Canada
ST: Ontario
NI: FIN SPORTS MED CONF 

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