The Princess Margaret hosts third annual Yoga to Conquer Cancer event this Sunday

02/05/2019


Media are invited to attend the 3rd annual Yoga to Conquer Cancer event on Sunday, May 5, 2019
at Branksome Hall. Over 200 individuals of all skill levels will come together to participate in yoga and
meditation session in support of Princess Margaret Cancer Centre. The event also includes lunch and a
marketplace featuring Toronto venders. Participants have the opportunity to raise $250 for any area of
cancer research in support of The Princess Margaret, one of the top 5 cancer research centres in the world.

WHEN:     Sunday, May 5, 2019
WHERE: Branksome Hall, 6 Elm Ave., Toronto, Ontario


EVENT DETAILS

Registration:
8:00 am

Welcoming remarks: 9:00 am

First yoga and meditation session: 9:20 am 
-Led by Sari Nisker Fox (yoga) and Alaina Comeau from Hoame (meditation)

Second yoga meditation session: 10:35 am
-Led by David Crimi (yoga) and Brandon Wong from Hoame (meditation)

Marketplace: 11:45 am

Conclusion: 1:30 pm

SPECIAL FEATURES:
-Breakfast sponsored by Dark Horse
-Lunch sponsored by Honey Bee Meals
-Marketplace – including vendors such as B-Stretched, David’s Tea, Ponytail Mail,
Michi, Thentix Honey and Karvelli Bake House.

CONTACT:

Kat Aptekar
Manager, Community Events
The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
Kat.Aptekar@thepmcf.ca
416.946.2066

Kenzie Broddy
Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications
The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
kenzie.broddy@thepmcf.ca
647.454.3842

About Yoga To Conquer Cancer
Meaningful Movement, Dedicate your Practice. The third annual Yoga to Conquer Cancer will be held on
Sunday, May 5, 2019 at Branksome Hall in Toronto. More than 200 participants from the GTA will gather
for two amazing yoga and meditation sessions featuring Toronto’s best yoga and meditation instructors,
who will be on hand to support all skill levels of participants. Sign up today at www.yoga2cc.ca

About Princess Margaret Cancer Centre
The Princess Margret is one of the top 5 cancer research centres in the world and is a member of the
University Health Network, which also includes Toronto General and Toronto Western Hospitals, Toronto
Rehabilitation Institute and the Michener Institute for Education at UHN. University Health Network is a
research hospital affiliated with the University of Toronto. www.theprincessmargaret.ca

About The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation
The Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation at the University Health Network is raising funds to lead the way
in Personalized Cancer Medicine at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, one of the top 5 cancer research
centres in the world, which includes The Campbell Family Institute for Breast Cancer Research.