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Sandspring Shareholders Approve All Matters at Annual and Special Meeting

June 5, 2014



TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 5, 2014) - Sandspring Resources Ltd. ("Sandspring" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:SSP), a Canadian-based company focused on expanding and developing its Toroparu gold project in Guyana, South America, reported that all of Management's nominees, being John R. Adams, Richard A. Munson, P. Greg Barnes, Gerald W. Grandey, Brad L. Doores, David Constable, George M. Bee, and Suresh Beharry, were re-elected as directors of the Company at its Annual and Special Meeting today. Each director was elected by a majority of the shareholders. In addition, KPMG Chartered Accountants LLP was reappointed as Sandspring's auditors and, in accordance with the policies of TSX Venture Exchange, the Company's Stock Option Plan was ratified and confirmed by the shareholders.

About Sandspring

Sandspring Resources Ltd. is a Canadian junior mining company currently in advanced exploration and moving toward a definitive feasibility study for the multi-million ounce Toroparu Project in the Republic of Guyana. Visit Sandspring's website at www.sandspringresources.com.

Additional information on Sandspring can be viewed on SEDAR under the Company's profile at www.sedar.com or on Sandspring's website at www.sandspringresources.com. This press release includes certain forward-looking statements concerning future performance and operations of the Company, including management's objectives, strategies, beliefs and intentions. Forward-looking statements are frequently identified by such words as "may", "will", "plan", "expect", "anticipate", "estimate", "intend" and similar words referring to future events and results. Forward-looking statements are based on the current opinions and expectations of management at the time such statements are made. All forward-looking statements and information is inherently uncertain and may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements or information.

Forward-looking statements are subject to a variety of assumptions, risks and uncertainties, including the speculative nature of mineral exploration and development, fluctuating commodity prices, changes in project parameters as plans continue to be refined, uncertainties of project cost overruns or unanticipated costs and expenses, uncertainties inherent in conducting operations in a foreign country, uncertainties related to the availability and costs of financing needed in the future, uncertainties related to the ability to enter into the contracts necessary to develop the mining project on reasonable terms, the risk that the conclusion of pre-production studies may not be accurate, the risk that the Company may be unable to successfully advance the Toroparu Project to feasibility, risks that the Company may not obtain positive results from ongoing evaluation and testing of multiple gold targets located elsewhere in the Company's landholdings, operating or technical difficulties in connection with mining or development activities, labour disputes, and contests over title to properties, particularly title to undeveloped properties, among other risks as described in our public filings available at www.sedar.com. Actual events or results may differ materially from those projected in the forward-looking statements and we caution against placing undue reliance thereon. The Company does not undertake to update any forward-looking information except in accordance with applicable securities laws.

Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT: Sandspring Resources Ltd.Richard A. Munson Chief Executive Officer (720) 854-0104 info@sandspringresources.comwww.sandspringresources.com Source: Sandspring Resources Ltd.


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