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SWIMMING CANADA RENEWS IHG PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT

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OTTAWA – Swimming Canada and InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) have renewed their partnership agreement for another year.

IHG® is proud to be the Official Hotel Partner of Swimming Canada and has been a valued partner since 2010. Swimming Canada aims to use the partnership to obtain best available rates as well as provide a single point of contact for our membership at appropriate hotels across Canada.  A proud supporter of our grass roots, competitive and high-performance programs, IHG also provides the IHG® Game Changing Advantage program, a fun program that helps create hassle-free sports travel, so athletes can focus on their game and compete at their best.

“IHG has been a great partner for 7 years now and we’re happy to continue this relationship,” said Chris Wilson, Swimming Canada’s Director of Marketing. “With their team-friendly hotels spread out across Canada it makes them a great fit for our clubs no matter where they’re traveling.”

The partnership also provides Swimming Canada, Provincial Sections and Swimming Canada member clubs with an alternate revenue stream and opportunity to reduce expenses.

“IHG is proud to support Swimming Canada. Staying on the road while training and competing can be challenging for athletes,” said Michelle Dias, IHG’ s Marketing Manager. “We are happy our more than 175 hotels across Canada act as a home-away-from-home for these swimmers.”

IHG is a Global Hotel Company with over 5000 hotels across 12 brands. With over 175 properties in Canada featuring InterContinental® Hotels & Resorts, Crowne Plaza® Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn®, Holiday Inn Express®, Staybridge Suites®, and Candlewood Suites® hotels.

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