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Tim Hortons Launches BC Lions 60th Season Commemorative Cup

July 3, 2013 - Canadian Football League (CFL) - B.C. Lions News Release

Vancouver - The BC Lions Football Club and Tim Hortons are pleased to kick off the 2013 season with the launch of a Tim Hortons BC Lions 60th season commemorative cup.

Marking the first time in their history that Tim Hortons has featured a professional sports team logo on their beverage containers, the Tim Hortons 60th season commemorative cup will be available for all large and extra-large size hot beverages beginning July 3rd through the end of the 2013 season and will include the Lions' distinctive 60th season logo.

"Tim Hortons is very pleased to be the official coffee of the BC Lions Football Club. To commemorate the team's 60th season and our 10 year partnership, all Tim Hortons large and extra-large coffee cups throughout the province will bear the BC Lions 60th season logo," explains Doug Gunn, Tim Hortons Director Marketing, Western Canada. "We're especially excited this year to be partnering with the club and Tim Hortons Children's Foundation on August 5th to bring 60 deserving families to the BC Lions Family Day game vs the Winnipeg Blue Bombers."

Distributed throughout the 2013 season, the Tim Hortons 60th season commemorative cup will be available at all 292 locations throughout British Columbia.

"We're proud and honoured to have an iconic Canadian institution like Tim Hortons take part in our 60th season celebration," said team president and CEO Dennis Skulsky. "I know our fans will love the commemorative cup and it's a great way to show their Lions pride all season long."

The Lions take on the reigning Grey Cup champion Toronto Argonauts on Thursday, July 4 at 7:00 pm presented by TELUS - local television blackout in effect.

Single game tickets in the Gemstone Gridiron Deck ($30) and Family Zone ($25) are available at Ticketmaster.ca.

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