Video B-Roll available via CNW - Philippe Candeloro carries the flame at Wanuskewin Heritage Centre, Saskatchewan

Jan 26, 2010, 16:01 ET from CNW Broadcast Services

VANCOUVER, Jan. 26 /PRNewswire/ - Famous for portraying exciting historic and literary figures in his routines, iconic French figure skater Philippe Candeloro was in Saskatchewan to soak in a little history and culture, and a lot of Olympic Spirit, Canadian-style!

Video / photo package includes footage of Mr. Candeloro's run with the flame, as well as him performing a back flip on skates in front of young figure skaters, exploring outdoor ice sculptures and enjoying a ride through the enchanted forest light display. Package also includes footage of the flame as it passed through Manitoba and Saskatchewan, including an aboriginal honour guard on horse back from the Sioux Valley Dakota Nation, and scenic shots of Saskatchewan's scenic skies both day and night.


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