52nd International Tankard Representatives Chosen
[December 31, 2013]
Congratulations to the following persons who have been chosen to represent MoPac by the 5-person MoPac International Tankard Committee.
- Liza Beres (Hollywood Curling Club)
- Marychello Brown (Curl San Diego)
- Richard Lazarowich (San Francisco Bay Area Curling Club)
- Kathy Placek (Evergreen Curling Club)
- [First Alternate] Sarah Walsh (San Francisco Bay Area Curling Club)
The representatives were selected from the 9 nominations submitted to the Committee by the December 18 deadline. The decision was not easy, as all nominees have demonstrated a great willingness to serve their clubs in a number of varied capacities and help further the growth of the sport in our region. The committee would like to thank the individuals who submitted nominations on behalf of their club members for bringing their work to our attention.
In addition, we’d like to recognize the other nominees and thank them for their service.
- Cecile Baril (Evergreen Curling Club)
- Richard Cruz (Hollywood Curling Club)
- Karen Fairley (Evergreen Curling Club)
- Dana Watson (Evergreen Curling Club)
The International Tankard is a friendly competition between the two regions, Washington State and British Columbia. 6 teams from each region are made up of club members whose volunteer efforts have furthered the sport of curling at a local, national or international level. MoPac would again like to thank the Washington State Curling Association for including MoPac volunteers in this event as part of their contingent.
The 2014 Tankard will be held at the Cowichian CC on Victoria Island.
52nd Anniversary International Tankard – Nominations Open – March 7-9, 2014
MoPac is now accepting applications to be submitted to the International Tankard Committee. The International Tankard is a friendly competition between the two regions, Washington State and British Columbia. Teams are made up of club members whose volunteer efforts have furthered the sport of curling at a local, national or international level. The Committee will choose 4 members to represent MoPac at the Tankard. A first alternate will also be selected in the event one of the members is unable to attend. The 2014 Tankard will be held at the Cowichian CC on Victoria Island.
Nominations are limited to those who have made significant contributions to their club or to the sport of Curling. You can nominate any MoPac members or yourself.
Please send your application by December 18, 2013, with the following to firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Club Affiliation:
- Has the nominee ever participated in the Tankard?
- If YES, what year?
- Please write a short paragraph or two of what contribution(s) the nominee has done for the sport: