TEAM “I SWEPT WITH YOUR WIFE” WINS CHAMPIONSHIP

IRONMAN OUTDOOR CURLING BONSPIEL BREAKS DONATION THRESHOLD

TEAM “I SWEPT WITH YOUR WIFE” WINS CHAMPIONSHIP

February 4, 2018 – Winnipeg, MB – The 2018 Ironman Outdoor Curling Bonspiel Champions are Team “I Swept With Your Wife” led by Skip Brent Farguson with third Jack Lavalle, second Glen Henderson and lead Brian Melville. Team “I Swept With Your Wife” also raised 1,092.00 for the Heart & Stroke Foundation earning them the Subaru Silver Broom Award. The Ironman Bonspiel was a great success raising a total of $10,982 breaking through the $100,000 mark over the course of the events lifespan.

“All monies raised are donated to the Heart & Stroke Foundation in Margaret Morton’s name, this years’ honouree,” says Michael Thompson, Director, Ironman Outdoor Curling Bonspiel. “We are proud to recognize Margaret as she is a very strong, determined woman and a long time employee of Frontier Toyota, one of our sponsors.”

The weekend was cold even for Winnipeg standards at -25°C; however, that didn’t stop 72 teams from competing in the bonspiel presented by the local Subaru dealerships. The Champions receive the prestigious title of Ironman Curling Champions; as well as, custom made Dynasty Curling jackets and their names forever on the Ironman Curling Trophy!

The Ironman Outdoor Curling Bonspiel presented by your local Subaru dealerships will be back on the ice next year, the first full weekend in February. As teams competed from out of province and out of country it could be deemed the Ironman International Outdoor Curling Bonspiel.