TORONTO, Feb. 11 /CNW/ - Gore Mutual Insurance Company is proud to
celebrate its 60th anniversary as a sponsor of the Ontario School Curling
Championship. This is believed to be the longest consecutive sponsorship of a
sporting event in Canada. Established in 1839, Gore Mutual has a long history
of supporting Canadian athletes.
The 2008 Ontario School Curling Championships will be held at the Barrie
Curling Club in Barrie, Ontario from Thursday February 14 until Saturday
February 16, 2008.
"Over the years, both the committee members/conveners, host clubs &
especially the young curlers recognize and appreciate the financial support
from Gore Mutual, but more importantly they recognize the personal involvement
of our Gore Mutual representatives," said Bonnie Glover, Chair, Gore Mutual
Ontario School Curling Committee. "The Committee has certainly appreciated the
positive support that we have received throughout the 60 Years that Gore
Mutual has sponsored the event."
"Gore Mutual is proud to support some of Canada's strongest young
curlers," says Barry Kennedy, Senior Vice President, Gore Mutual Insurance
Company. "It is our privilege to participate in such a wonderful event. Gore
Mutual thanks the members and volunteers of the Barrie Curling Club, the
Ontario School curling board of directors, the organizing committee as well as
the parents and billets who, in no small way participate in the success of
Gore Mutual wishes all of the curlers best of luck at the upcoming
Ontario School Curling Championships.
About Gore Mutual Insurance Company
Gore Mutual has been proudly serving Canadians since 1839. The company
provides both personal and commercial insurance through their offices in
Cambridge, Ontario and Vancouver, British Columbia. For more information
please visit www.goremutual.ca.
About Ontario School Curling Championships
The competition is open to all male and female students enrolled
full-time in the year of competition. They must be in regular attendance,
making satisfactory academic progress and meet all OFSAA eligibility
requirements. A total of 16 teams, 8 girl teams and 8 boy teams representing
their own schools and respective sections will be competing in the
championships, sponsored by Gore Mutual Insurance Company.
For further information:
For further information: Melissa Willis, Marketing & Communications
Specialist, Gore Mutual Insurance Company, Cambridge, Ontario, Tel. (519)
623-1910, ext. 364, Fax (800) 601-9773, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org