Baron Oilfield Supply President Barry Smith with his wife Patsy
Thank you to our generous SPECIAL OLYMPICS sponsor!
The Dawson Creek Tornados - L to R: Assistant Coach Leanne Lacey, Dara Watson, David Leachman, Lisa Perry, David Johnston, Head Coach Mark Heartt
Fort St. John Lightning - L to R: Coach Donna Stolk, Britni Renaud, Miranda Laboucane, Paul Brooks, Levi Fowler, Coach Kim Turney
Press release November 25, 2019
President of the Peace Curling Tour, Colin Griffith, stated, “Our Pomeroy Inn & Suites Peace Curling Tour is renowned for being inclusive and open to curlers and fans of all ages, genders and skill levels. We are extremely pleased to add to our inclusiveness by unveiling the Special Olympic division of the Tour sponsored by Baron Oilfield Supply”.
Barry Smith, President of Baron, stated, “We are very proud to support the Special Olympic Division and to be part of the Peace Curling Tour.”
The Special Olympic Division of the Tour kicked off their inaugural games between the Dawson Creek Tornados and the Fort St. John Lightning in Dawson Creek on November 24, 2019, and they will be a part of the upcoming Fort St. John spiel and Tour Championship in Sexsmith in January, 2020. Special Olympics spokesman Mark Heartt said, "This gives our Special Olympic athletes a chance to not only play against their peers but to be part of the sport of curling in general. They will joining the best curlers in the Peace Country and we are very excited they will have this wonderful opportunity”.
For further information, contact Colin Griffith at 780-933-9054 / firstname.lastname@example.org or Mark Heartt at email@example.com /;250-719-9991