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Come take the most exciting shot in golf at the RBC Canadian Open Million Dollar ShootOut

TORONTO, July 14, 2008 — Be part of Toronto's most unique golf experience and take the most exciting shot in golf! As one of several events leading up to the RBC Canadian Open, RBC is inviting the public to hit a 165-yard shot to an authentic floating island green in the Toronto Harbour for a chance to win $1,000,000. During qualifying rounds, participants will compete for a chance to be closest to the pin and qualify as a finalist. Then, the top 100 qualifiers will advance to the shootout finals for their chance to be one of the lucky 10 who shoot for a hole-in-one and the $1,000,000 prize.

RBC Canadian Open Million Dollar ShootOut

The RBC Canadian Open Million Dollar ShootOut is a spectacular hole-in-one competition where participants have the opportunity to make a 165-yard shot from Polson Pier onto a man-made floating island green in the Toronto Harbour.

Entry fee is $10 for three balls. Proceeds will go to a charity designated by the RBC Canadian Open.

Additional details are available at the website www.rbccanadianopen.com

Qualifying rounds take place from July 16 to July 22, 2008 from 4 P.M. to 9 P.M. Check the website for additional scheduling information.

Final ShootOut of the top 10 finalists takes place July 23, 2008 from 6 to 9 P.M.

Polson Pier (formerly the Docks)
11 Polson Street, Toronto, Ontario

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For more information, contact:
Jackie Braden, RBC, Media Relations, (416) 974-2124, jackie.braden@rbc.com


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