Goldrush VP Don Willoughby on Burkina Faso gold assays of 2.16 g/t over 25m

Goldrush Resources Ltd TSXV:GOD announced assay results from its Ronguen gold deposit in Burkina Faso, West Africa. Highlights include

2.16 g/t gold over 25 metres

2.55 g/t over 11 metres

2.24 g/t over 12 metres

0.8 g/t over 20 metres (including 1.53 g/t over 14 metres)1.23 g/t over 17 metres

1.27 g/t over 15 metres

VP Corporate Development Don Willoughby tells ResourceClips.com, “The assay results are great. We continue to get economic grades over good widths. The objective of the program is twofold. One is to expand the deposit, and the other is to upgrade from inferred to indicated the saprolitic layer from surface down to, on average, 50 metres. This is in preparation for completing a preliminary economic assessment. We’ve started the baseline work on that; we’ve started work on an environmental impact study. That’ll be done probably by sometime in the new year. We’ve just begun it, so we don’t really have a timetable for it yet. We’re informed that we’ll have the updated resource estimate by sometime in the latter part of 1Q 2012.

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