Halifax, Nova Scotia- Eastlink will provide Digital Cable customers with a free preview of CBC bold from August 8th - 10th, 2008 - during the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing. Viewers will have access to over 250 hours of Olympic programming including exclusive coverage of the Equestrian and Sailing events.
"The Olympics is a world-class event recognizing the hard work of athletes, many who are from communities throughout Atlantic Canada," said Ian Lezama, Director of Marketing for Eastlink. "We are pleased to bring this event to customers and to continually provide more value by presenting free previews of the range of entertainment choices we have to offer."
bold delivers exclusive programming for the discerning viewer: intelligent, unconventional drama; audacious comedy; the world's best and newest performing arts; and exclusive coverage of live sporting events. Available on channel 150, bold is in the Information Pak on Eastlink Digital Cable.
For information on the availability of Eastlink Digital Cable or other products and services, visit www.Eastlink.ca or call toll free 1-888-345-1111 in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island or 1-866-737-7662 in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Operating from its headquarters in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Eastlink is the fifth largest cable company in Canada and was the first to offer customers local telephone service over a state-of-the-art digital network. Eastlink is one of Canada's 50 Best Managed Companies with more than 800 employees who provide a range of communications, entertainment & advertising services to business and residential customers across the Atlantic Provinces. For more information on Eastlink products and services, please visit www.eastlink.ca
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