Gowling Strathy & Henderson has been retained as counsel to the organization responsible for mounting the World Road Cycling Championships in Hamilton, Ontario in October of 2003. This event will be the largest spectator event in the world in 2003, attracting approximately 400 thousand spectators locally and 500 million viewers worldwide. Throughout the week of events, professional cyclists from around the world will gather in Hamilton to vie for international cycling supremacy. CBC will broadcast the event.
The Gowlings team includes Mark Siegel (Ottawa), Brenda Pritchard (Toronto) and Louis Frapporti (Hamilton).