HER MARK Female Empowerment Summit, Founded by TSN’s Kate Beirness, Returns to Toronto July 20

— June 19, 2019

– Sponsored by TSN, MLSE, and Under Armour, the unique one-day summit welcomes 250 female high school students from across Canada at the MLSE LaunchPad in Toronto –

TORONTO (June 19, 2019) – Founded and hosted by TSN’s SPORTSCENTRE anchor Kate Beirness, the third annual HER MARK summit returns to Toronto on Saturday, July 20 at the MLSE LaunchPad. Sponsored by TSN, MLSE, and Under Armour, HER MARK is a one-day event aimed at empowering the next generation of Canadian female leaders, attended by 250 female high school students from across the country who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in their schools and communities.

“We are proud to continue our journey of female empowerment for the third year in a row through a day of action, support, and inspiration from strong female voices,” said Beirness. “HER MARK is an incredible opportunity to celebrate female accomplishments and achieve our ultimate goal of fostering growth and developing confidence in our young female leaders.”

Featuring motivational speakers, educational panels, and a full slate of special guests, HER MARK aims to inspire and encourage the future generations of Canada’s female leaders through motivation and guidance from strong female role models.

This exemplary group of female students will also take part in an interactive training circuit led by Canadian Olympians, hear from motivational speakers, and attend a nutritional seminar featuring Sylvie Tetrault (sports nutritionist and strength coach).

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About HER MARK
Founded and hosted by TSN SPORTSCENTRE anchor Kate Beirness, HER MARK is a one-day summit designed to empower the next generation of Canadian female leaders.

About TSN
TSN is Canada’s Sports Leader and provides world-class content across its industry-leading platforms including five national television feeds, TSN Direct, TSN.ca, and TSN Radio stations across the country. With a broad portfolio of multimedia sports assets, Champions Live Here as TSN delivers more championship events than any broadcaster in the country. The network’s deep and diverse roster of live sports programming includes the Grey Cup, IIHF World Junior Championship, Spengler Cup, Hockey Canada events, CFL, NFL, NBA, MLS, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Montreal Canadiens, Winnipeg Jets, Season of Champions Curling, FIFA World Cup™, Canada Soccer, CONCACAF Gold Cup, MLB, Golf’s Majors, NASCAR, F1, Grand Slam Tennis, UFC, NCAA March Madness, and Skate Canada and Rugby Canada events. TSN is a division of Bell Media, which is part of BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada’s largest communications company.

About Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, Ltd.
Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd. (MLSE) is Canada’s preeminent leader in delivering top quality sport and entertainment experiences to our fans. MLSE is one of North America’s leading providers of exceptional experiences. It is the parent company of the National Hockey League’s Toronto Maple Leafs, the National Basketball Association’s Toronto Raptors Major League Soccer’s Toronto FC, the Canadian Football League’s Toronto Argonauts and development teams with the Toronto Marlies (American Hockey League), Raptors 905 (NBA G League) and Toronto FC II (United Soccer League). MLSE owns or operates all of the venues its teams play and train in, including Scotiabank Arena, BMO Field, Ricoh Coliseum, MasterCard Centre for Hockey Excellence, BMO Training Ground and the Toronto Raptors Training Centre. MLSE also provides fans in Toronto incredible live music and entertainment events. MLSE strives to deliver championships to our city and our fans and bring the world to its feet.

About Under Armour, Inc.
Under Armour, Inc., headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland is a leading innovator, marketer and distributor of branded performance athletic apparel, footwear and accessories. Designed to make all athletes better, the brand’s innovative products are sold worldwide to consumers with active lifestyles. The company’s Connected Fitness™ platform powers the world’s largest digitally connected health and fitness community. For further information, please visit www.uabiz.com.

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