Nuheat Sponsors Canadian Elite and Olympic AthletesVancouver, B.C. 2 Feb 2012
Nuheat is proud to announce its commitment of $10,000 to amateur competitive sport with the sponsorship of two prominent Canadian athletes: Olympic Judo Wrestler, Nick Tritton and Elite Cyclist, Lex Albrecht. This contribution will go towards both athlete's living and training costs over the next 12 months.
Nuheat - the leading manufacturer of floor heating systems - has provided a product donation to Nick Tritton's "Olympic Perth House." Proceeds from the sale of the home will financially support several Ontario charities as well as Nick's journey to the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Lex has received a monetary sponsorship which allows her to focus on her goal of representing Canada at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
"We are thrilled to help both Nick and Lex pursue their athletic goals," said John Rose, President and CEO of Nuheat. "It is an honor to be associated with such passionate individuals. As a company, we are inspired by their determination and conviction and are looking forward to celebrating their upcoming achievements on the international athletic stage."
About Nick Tritton
Nick Tritton is a Canadian Olympic Judo Wrestler and alumni of the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. Nick is currently working towards representing Canada at the 2012 Olympic Games in London and is competing in the World Masters - an international judo tournament. His final Olympic qualifying tournament is at the Pan American Championships in April.
About Lex Albrecht
Lex Albrecht is a member of Team Optum presented by Kelly Benefit Strategies, a United States women's cycling team. A Canadian national living in Quebec City, Lex has been named an Elite Cyclist by Quebec's Cycling Federation (Fédération Québecoise des Sports Cyclists) and hopes to represent Canada at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
Based in Vancouver, Nuheat is the leading manufacturer and distributor of electric floor heating systems and freeze protection products for pipes, roof & gutters and slabs. Nuheat products have been included in such celebrated projects as the Shangri-La Tower in Vancouver, the Hyatt Grand in Aspen, the Plaza Hotel in New York and Montreal's City Hall. Nuheat will also be included in the Fraser Valley extension of Canuck Place Children's Hospice being built in Abbotsford, British Columbia.
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Nuheat Industries Ltd.