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Outdoor Gear Canada Awarded LEED

Published January 22, 2009

MONTREAL, Quebec (BRAIN)—Outdoor Gear Canada (OGC)’s headquarters building in Montréal has earned silver-level LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification from the Canadian Green Building Council.

OGC is the exclusive Canadian distributor to the cycling, outdoor, snow and powersports markets for Easton Bell Sports, Camelbak, Kryptonite, Mavic, Opus Bicycles, Pedro`s, PowerBar, Profile, Saris-CycleOps, San Marco, Speedplay and Vittoria.

The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System encourages and accelerates global adoption of sustainable green building and development practices through the creation and implementation of universally understood and accepted tools and performance criteria.

OGC`s facility incorporates a renovated office-warehouse and new offices with over 110,000 square feet of usable space.

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