Bret Hart appears, Stroke Recovery Canada

Bret Hart BOOKOn Sunday, December 2 the Toronto Marlies Hockey Club will welcome legendary Canadian wrestler Bret “Hitman” Hart to Ricoh Coliseum to speak on behalf of Stroke Recovery Canada, a program of March of Dimes Canada.For over 20 years Bret entertained fans around the world winning numerous wrestling championships and has become one of Canada’s most recognizable icons.

In 2002, Bret overcame a devastating stroke, a defeat he calls his greatest victory. Bret’s stroke caused partial paralysis requiring months of physical therapy, but through his determination, he made a successful recovery.

Over the past year, Bret has been helping Stroke Recovery Canada and March of Dimes in their mission to educate Canadian stroke survivors on how to “Survive and Thrive” after a stroke.

Bret will be on hand for the ceremonial puck drop, and will sign autographs and take pictures with fans.

The Toronto Marlies have provided all supporters of Bret “Hitman” Hart and the March of Dimes special tickets discounted to $20 for side seats, with $5 going to March of Dimes and accessible seats have been discounted to $17 with $2 going to March of Dimes.

For more information, or to buy tickets, please contact Darryl Silverstein at 416-263-3926 or e-mail [email protected] .

Ruth Kapelus

Public Relations Coordinator

MARCH OF DIMES CANADA

10 Overlea Blvd.

Toronto, ON M4H 1A4

Tel: 416-425-3463 ext. 7254

Toll-free: 1-800-263-3463 ext. 7254

Fax: 416-425-1920

[email protected]

Bret “The Hitman” Hart will be at the Toronto Marlies game on Sunday, December 2nd in support of March of Dimes Canada! $5 from every ticket sold supports March of Dimes so please call 416-263-3926 to buy your discounted tickets!

Visit our Web site at www.marchofdimes.ca

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