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October 10, 2008
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Golf with Style - PEI and Legends of Golf Set to Hit the TV Screen


The Honourable Valerie Docherty, Minister of Tourism, is pleased to announce the airing of GOLF CHANNEL’s, Golf with Style - Prince Edward Island on October 15, 2008, and edited shows of the Legends of Golf on November 24, 2008.

As part of Prince Edward Island’s two-year partnership agreement with GOLF CHANNEL, the Island is featured as a travel destination on the popular Golf with Style TV program. In addition, the edited versions of the Legends of Golf 2006 and 2007 will air in November and December 2008.

“The Golf with Style Program features travel destinations around the world that let viewers know what other activities can be enjoyed as part of their golf experience,” said Minister Docherty. “In addition to our first-class golf courses, the half-hour program highlights the many reasons to visit Prince Edward Island. Through this exposure, we hope to tap into key U.S. markets to let them know that Prince Edward Island is the number one Canadian destination for golf and vacation.”

Golf with Style - Prince Edward Island will air:

Wednesday, October 15, 2008 at 7 p.m. (EST)

Tuesday, October 28, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. (EST)

Monday, November 10, 2008 at 12:30 a.m. (EST)

Monday, November 24, 2008 at 3:30 p.m. (EST)

Legends of Golf

Nicklaus vs. Watson

Monday, November 24, 2008 at 6 p.m.(EST)

Friday, December 5, 2008 at 12:30 a.m. (EST)

Tuesday, December 9, 2008 at 1 p.m. (EST)

Saturday, December 13, 2008 at 4:30 a.m. (EST)

Singh vs Weir

Monday, December 1, 2008 at 6 p.m. (EST)

Friday, December 5, 2008 at 1:30 a.m. (EST)

Wednesday, December 10, 2008 at 1 p.m. (EST)

Sunday, December 14, 2008 at 4:30 a.m. (EST)

GOLF CHANNEL airs in approximately 30 million homes internationally and 80 million homes domestically (Canada and the US). Prince Edward Island will be the first Canadian destination to be the host site for a future Big Break series, the GOLF CHANNEL’s most popular series. It will air more than 100 hours of programming in the US and Canada, in addition to over 100 hours internationally. In this reality show golfers vie for a chance of a lifetime to play on a professional golf tour.

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Media Contact: Julie Whitlock
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