Suite 1220 - 789 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 1H2 Phone: (604) 683-3995 Fax: (604) 683-3988 Investor Relations: 1(888) 818-1365 Email: info@boleroresources.com Web:  www.boleroresources.com FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE POSITIVE ASSAYS CONFIRM RARE EARTH ELEMENTS IN SOIL GRIDS July 20th, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada - Bolero Resources Corp. (the "Company" or "Bolero"), (TSX-V: BRU), (FRANKFURT: U7N1) announces that it has received initial assays from silt and soil samples taken from the 100% owned "Carbonatite Syndicate" Rare Earth Element claim group located 80 km north east of Prince George, BC. http://www.boleroresources.com/docs/carbonatite_syndicate_claims.pdf Soil and silt sampling on Bolero's "Carbonatite Syndicate" claim group has been effective at generating significant local and regional Rare Earth Element ("REE") geochemical targets worthy of prompt follow up.  In total, data from 152 silt and 181 soil samples have been returned from ALS Global Labs. Geological mapping, prospecting, and scintillometer surveys are being carried out in conjunction with silt and soil sampling to build a framework for defining additional prospective areas and for understanding geochemical anomalies in this underexplored region. To date, four soil grids have been completed, two tight grids (using 25 meter line spacing, 25 meter sample spacing) were placed to assess geophysical anomalies while the two larger grids (300 meter line spacing, 100 meter sample spacing & 200 meter line spacing, 50 meter sample spacing) were placed to assess regional trends. Numerous soil samples from the tight soil grids show "REE" enrichment with elevated pathfinder elements and both grids will be substantially expanded based on these results. Assays are pending on selected soil samples from the wider spaced grids. Concentrations for Cerium (Ce) and Lanthanum (La) ran up to up to 631 ppm and 377 ppm respectively, with 20 samples showing total Rare Earth contents above 1000 ppm. Pathfinder elements such as Niobium (Nb) and Barium (Ba) also show distinct elevated concentrations against background, proving their applicability for local exploration. Results from select silt and soil samples from the larger grid are pending. Several targets have been identified from the regional silt sampling.  In particular, total "REE" values from silts are elevated in the region where the tight soil grids were carried out, further prioritizing this area for additional work. The NE flank of the main ridge, along which carbonatite and alkaline intrusive related mineralization is known to occur intermittently over a 6 km strike length, also shows elevated pathfinder elements and "REEs". In addition to these two high priority targets, the headwaters of Captain Creek at the southern end of the claim group also show elevated values of indicator elements, including Niobium (Nb).  Two Ba-Mo±U±Zn anomalies exist within the MINA claim grouping and at the SE base of Mt. Beauregard in the CarboWest7 claim. These areas will be further investigated to determine if significant "REE" mineralization is present. The company is still awaiting results from its ongoing sampling program and will continue to define further targets for its upcoming drill program. Bolero Resources' President and CEO, R. Bruce Duncan, stated "We are pleased to have confirmed the presence of Rare Earth Elements on the Carbonatite Syndicate Claim group and eagerly await additional assay results.  Bolero will continue to focus on these areas as we compile multiple high priority targets for an upcoming drill program. As stated in previous news, work has now commenced on our "Red Chris South" prospect, contiguous to Imperial Metals Corporation's (III - TSX) Red Chris" Copper/Gold discovery where recently, they announced a drill hole intercept of 528.7 metres grading 1.97 g/ton gold and 1.13% copper. " (Imperial Metals news release, April 12(th) 2010) David Turner, M.Sc., P.Geo., is the "qualified person" (as such term is defined by NI 43-101) responsible for the preparation of the technical information in this release. About Rare Earth Elements ("REEs") Jim Dines on Rare Earth: http://www.infostockbiz.com/jamescropped.mp3 Cerium (Ce) - Commercial applications of cerium are numerous. They include catalysts, additives to fuel to reduce emissions and to glass and enamels to change their color. Cerium oxide is an important component of glass polishing powders and phosphors used in TV screens and fluorescent lamps. Lanthanum (La) - Lanthanum compounds have numerous applications as catalysts, additives in glass, carbon lighting for studio lighting and projection.  As most hybrid cars use nickel-metal hydride batteries, massive quantities of lanthanum are required for the production of hybrid automobiles. A typical hybrid automobile battery for a Toyota Prius requires 10 to 15 kg (22-33 lb) of lanthanum. As engineers push the technology to increase fuel mileage, twice that amount of lanthanum could be required per vehicle. Niobium (Nb) - Niobium is used mostly in alloys, the largest part in special steel such as that used in gas pipelines. Although alloys contain only a maximum of 0.1%, that small percentage of niobium improves the strength of the steel. The temperature stability of niobium-containing superalloys is important for its use in jet and rocket engines. Niobium is used in various superconducting materials. These superconducting alloys, also containing titanium and tin, are widely used in the superconducting magnets of MRI scanners. Other applications of niobium include its use in welding, nuclear industries, electronics, optics, numismatics and jewelry. Barium (Ba) - Barium compounds are used by the oil and gas industries to make drilling mud. Drilling mud simplifies drilling through rocks by lubricating the drill. Barium compounds are also used to make paint, bricks, tiles, glass, and rubber. Barium titanate was proposed in 2007 to be used in next generation battery technology for electric cars. *Information Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rare_earth_element About Bolero Resources Corp. Bolero Resources Corp. is a Canada-based Molybdenum, Rare Earth, and Gold exploration and development company. Our primary assets include: 100% interest in the Cannivan Gulch Molybdenum property located in Montana, USA; A 100% interest in twelve strategic claims in the Red Chris area of north-western BC, contiguous to Imperial Metals Corp (III.T); 100% interest in 57 mineral claims prospective for Rare Earth's covering approximately 56,000 acres, contiguous to Spectrum Mining Corporation in Northern BC, and 11 mining claims of which approximately 2,653 hectares are directly tied on to the northwest, and 1,930 hectares are tied directly east of Barkerville Gold Mines (BGM.V) in Barkerville, BC. The Company is listed on the TSX-Venture Exchange under the symbol BRU, as well as the Frankfurt Exchange under U7N1. For more information, please visit www.boleroresources.com On behalf of the Board of Directors "R. Bruce Duncan" President & CEO Toll Free Investor Inquiries 1 (888) 818-1365 E-mail inquiries: info@boleroresources.com "Neither 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 [HUG#1432673] This announcement is distributed by Thomson Reuters on behalf of Thomson Reuters clients. The owner of this announcement warrants that: (i) the releases contained herein are protected by copyright and other applicable laws; and (ii) they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein. All reproduction for further distribution is prohibited. Source: Bolero Resources Corp. via Thomson Reuters ONE