“The Prince George Free Press is proud to be named ‘Official Community Newspaper’ of the 2015 Canada Winter Games,” said general manager Ron Drillen. “This is a natural fit for our organization given our support of local sport in Prince George and our ability to make a difference in the lives of our youth in this community. As the Official Community Newspaper of the Games, we look forward to bringing up to date, relevant content to our thousands of readers through the Free Press, The Free Press Daily and the Free Press North.”
“We are excited to partner with the Prince George Free Press and continue to engage with our community and region,” says Stuart Ballantyne, CEO of the 2015 Canada Winter Games. “The commitment made by the Free Press today broadens our communications reach and allows us to continue to share the northern story of the 2015 Games.”
The 2015 Canada Winter Games will be the largest multi-sport and cultural event to ever be held in Prince George and northern British Columbia and is forecasted to generate an economic impact of $70 – $90 million while building champions and inspiring dreams amongst Canadian youth. Athletes from ten provinces and three territories will compete in 19 sports with the dream of becoming Canada’s next champions.
In 2015, choose your path, leave your tracks, and journey with the 2015 Canada Winter Games as we host the nation and share a northern story with all of Canada.