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American snowboarder Hannah Teter hangs 10 in Tofino, BC

VIDEO AND PHOTOS AVAILABLE

Feb. 18, 2010 – Before she came to Vancouver to shoot for a second gold medal in snowboard halfpipe tonight, Hannah Teter connected with Canadians in Tofino, BC last fall.

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Photos and a video package are available, rights-free, of the extra-ordinary Tofino tourism experiences Hannah and her family enjoyed.

From hanging 10 in Canada’s hottest surfing town to a tasty crab cookout, the Teters enjoyed a great Canadian adventure as part of the Canadian Tourism Commission’s Connecting with Canadians program.

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For more information, please contact:
Jitka Licenik
Corporate Communications Advisor
Canadian Tourism Commission
Tel: 604 638-2482
Cell: 604 377-4575
licenik [dot] jitka [at] ctc-cct [dot] ca
www.mediacentre.canada.travel