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Bounty’s Quicker Picker Upper Games in Chicago Helps Kick-Off the Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 9:55 am EDT

Dateline:

CINCINNATI

Public Company Information:

NYSE:
PG

CINCINNATI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Friday, Aug. 5, 2016, Bounty – the Quicker Picker Upper and sponsor of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games – hosted the Quicker Picker Upper Games at Pioneer Court Plaza in downtown Chicago. More than 600 people attended the event and tested their clean-up speed in a variety of fun, interactive games and relay races.

Contact:

For Procter & Gamble
Victoria Schooler
schooler.v@pg.com
or
For MSLGROUP
Jessica Spano
Jessica.Spano@mslgroup.com

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Event MC, Wende Leverton, kicks off the “Bounty 2016 Quicker Picker Upper Games” event in celebration of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games on Friday, August 5, 2016, in Chicago. During the event, attendees competed in track-themed activities that proved they could pick up messes and spills in record time. (John Konstantaras/AP Images for Bounty)
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Winners of the “Bounty 2016 Quicker Picker Upper Games” event proved they could clean up messes and spills in world record time with the help of Bounty on Friday, August 5, 2016 in Chicago. (John Konstantaras/AP Images for Bounty)
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Bounty representative, Megan Pukala, right, presents a $10,000 check to Alicia McConnell, Director of Training Sites and Community Partnerships for the U.S. Olympic Committee's Community Olympic Development Program on Friday, August 5, 2016 in Chicago. Leading up to the Olympic Games, Bounty and partner, Olympic Sprinter and Four-Time Gold Medalist Allyson Felix, invited people to share “quick tips” for cleaning up spills and messes with Bounty in record time. For every #quicktip tweet shared with @Bounty, $1 was donated to Community Olympic Development Program. (John Konstantaras/AP Images for Bounty)
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Attendees of the “Bounty 2016 Quicker Picker Upper Games” event raced against the clock to clean up messes and spills in record time with the help of Bounty on Friday, August 5, 2016 in Chicago. (John Konstantaras/AP Images for Bounty)
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Attendees of the “Bounty 2016 Quicker Picker Upper Games” virtually raced against Bounty partner, Olympic Sprinter and Gold Medalist Allyson Felix, on Friday, August 5, 2016 in Chicago. (John Konstantaras/AP Images for Bounty)
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