----- Original Message -----
From: Jim Dreyer
Sent: Saturday, August 23, 2003 4:00 AM
Subject: News Advisory
This is it! Thanks to all of you for your supportive words, thoughts, and prayers. I hope to connect with all of you when I dry out.
All the best,
Event Marketing Enterprises, Inc. Contact: Jim Dreyer
WHO / WHAT: World record ultra-marathon athlete Jim Dreyer will attempt to become the first to
swim a continuous direct crossing of
become the first to swim a direct crossing of all five
50-60 hours after starting time
WHERE: Departure: Grand
WHY: To raise funds and awareness for Big Brothers Big Sisters programs across the United
NOTE: Departure date, time, and direction of swim are dependent on the weather and lake conditions, and subject to
change. Changes will be posted on the website.
MEDIA HOTLINE TO SUPPORT BOAT: 011-881-631-428646
· Jim Dreyer will meet the public, sign autographs, and conduct interviews on Monday, August 25, from
Sven & Ole’s
· Jim Dreyer will be available for media
prior to his swim, on the beach at the Grand
Casino at on August 26th.
· Health permitting, Jim
Dreyer will conduct interviews at
Dreyer - Gitche Gumee 03 Advisory.doc