On Your Mark, Get Set, Crawl! Search is On for Vancouver’s Fastest Baby in The Beat Baby Bunny Races, this Saturday

— April 14, 2014

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VANCOUVER (April 14, 2014) – It will be a race unlike any other this weekend as Vancouver’s fastest qualifying babies crawl for a chance to win a $1,000 mall shopping spree in The Beat Baby Bunny Races. Set to blast from the starting blocks this Saturday, April 19 at 12:30 p.m., the unique baby race takes place at Guildford Town Centre, (10355 152nd Street, Surrey, B.C.) with THE BEAT 94.5’s Jonny, Holly, Nira, and producer Amy on-hand to witness the race and cheer on the cute crawling competitors.


Parents are encouraged to continue to post their personal “fastest baby” bragging rights at www.thebeat.com. On Thursday, April 17, JONNY, HOLLY, & NIRA will announce the names of the last two qualifying babies from 5:30 a.m. to 9 a.m.


“The Beat Baby Bunny Races is a fun way to unite with our listeners and their little ones during the Easter long-weekend,” said James Stuart, Regional Vice-President, Radio and TV Operations, Bell Media Vancouver. “We are delighted to take the show out of the studio and into the community, and look forward to spending time with listeners and shoppers for a fun-filled afternoon.”


In addition to the $1,000 prize awarded to the winner, the nine runner-ups in the race will also receive a $100 gift card to Guildford Town Centre. The Beat Baby Bunny Races are proudly sponsored by Guildford Town Centre, the largest shopping centre south of the Fraser River offering shoppers approximately 250 retail stores.


JONNY, HOLLY, & NIRA can be heard weekday mornings on Vancouver’s #1 radio station, THE BEAT 94.5 FM, from 5:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. and can be streamed online at www.thebeat.com.














About Bell Media Radio
Bell Media is Canada’s largest radio broadcaster, with 107 licensed radio stations in 55 markets across Canada. Bell Media Radio is a leader in innovative programming, featuring the country’s most dynamic, popular, and respected brands, including Toronto’s CHUM FM, Canada’s #1 FM station, and international brands like Virgin Radio. Recognizing the diversity of each market it serves, Bell Media Radio has a strong reputation for providing exemplary service to these communities. In addition to music, news, weather, and sports, Bell Media Radio stations also provide information on local politics, events, entertainment, and other community issues.


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For more information please contact:

Jon-Ross Gabriel, Bell Media Radio, 416.384.6836 or jon-ross.gabriel@bellmedia.ca

Patricia Garcia, Bell Media Radio, 416.384.6836 or patricia.garcia@bellmedia.ca