May 31, 2006
Michelin employees mark Special Olympics Nova Scotia Torch Run Relay
Pictou, Nova Scotia – Employees at each of Michelin’s three Nova Scotia facilities in Pictou County, Bridgewater and Waterville will walk, run, jog or roll through the province’s streets in support of Michelin’s 19th annual Torch Run Relay, to raise awareness of the Special Olympics Nova Scotia Summer Games taking place this July in Antigonish. More than 2,000 participants are expected.
Michelin has supported the Special Olympics since 1987; the Summer Games will host more than 900 athletes and coaches who will compete in soccer, softball, aquatics, bowling and athletics.