CONTRIBUTION · 28th January 2011
17 teams entered the weekend event at the Hirsch Creek Golf and Winter Club, the winners of the A event were the Warren Copeland rink winning over fellow Terrace team, the John Kennedy rink. The B Event was won by the Tracey Hittel foursome, defeating fellow Kitimat team the Ryan MacDonald rink. The C Event was won by the Kitimat foursome the Ian Baker rink, who defeated Maurice Bullied from Terrace. The D event was won by Dino Diana team from Terrace who defeated the Parker team from Smithers.
We would like to recognize our sponsors of the event A Event Rio Tinto Alcan, B Event Jack Oviatt Contracting, C Event Kitimat Lodge, D Event Oracle Financial, other sponsors were Kitimat Iron and Cooks Jewelers. The Sunday curlers breakfast was donated by Overwaitea Foods.
Just as a aside the 3rd for the Ryan MacDonald team, Murray Macdonald, has curled in all of the past 43 Bonspiels and one of the last 3 original active members of the Curling in Kitimats History when the first two sheets of ice were put in near the Rod and Gun Club in the 1950's. Murray is a icon to the curling in Kitimat.