Marathon Gold Corporation

11:39 AM EST - Marathon Gold Corporation : Announced the results of the heap leach tests that commenced in the fall of 2018. The column tests used material from seven HQ holes drilled on the Marathon deposit and nine holes on the Leprechaun deposit. The holes were placed spatially across the deposit and grouped into zones. Zone A was delineated at the SW end of the Marathon deposit, Zone B in the center and Zone C at the NE end of the deposit. Similarly, zones D, E and F were created for the Leprechaun deposit. The holes were twinned with existing exploration holes to ensure representative grade was obtained for the heap leach test program. On Marathon, a total of 170m of HQ core, weighing approximately 1400kg, was selected and on Leprechaun a total of 157m or 1300kg of HQ core was selected. Marathon Gold Corporation
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