50th Bonspiel

Congratulations Curlers

The 50th Annual BC Nisei Mixed Bonspiel was held in Richmond, BC, on April 12 – 16, 2017. This historic event was a rousing success. Sixty-four teams participated and everyone had a great time. A big thank you to the entire Vancouver Bonspiel Committee.

The BC Nisei Curling Association wishes to thank all who attended and extend an invitation to the 51st BC Nisei Bonspiel, which will be held at the Kamloops Curling Club, on March 30 – April 1, 2018.

Congratulations to all the winning teams. See the results below.

A EVENT

Winner

Runner-Up

Semi-Finalist

Semi-Finalist

Wayne Saito Ben Nishi
Randy Tasaka Tyler Proctor
Roger Obayashi Kirsten Higashikawa
Carol Baisley Mike Higashikawa

B EVENT

Winner

Runner-Up

Semi-Finalist

Semi-Finalist

Tim Araki Yoshiki Nakamura
Debbie Cairns Kaoru Nakamura
Tomi Wakabayashi Roger MacIntosh
Mary Miyahara Rie MacIntosh

C EVENT

Winner

Runner-Up

Semi-Finalist

Semi-Finalist

Greg Asai Bob Hatanaka
Denise Asai Ev Miyasaki
Robin Chan Barb Miyasaki
Daniel Chan Betty Murray

D EVENTS

D1 Winner

Runner-Up

D2 Winner

Runner-Up

Darryl Horne Curtis Tateyama Ron Shimizu Hiro Hasebe
Kate Horne Dean Shinkoda Arlene Yoshida Kaz Hasebe
Tom Kitagawa Vivian Omori Susanna Shimizu Mike Hasebe
Barb Kitagawa Jean Tateyama Asami Watson John Ikari

We’d like to thank all those who entered, sponsored, donated to, or volunteered at this milestone bonspiel.

Find out more:

Info/Itinerary Registration Form Teams Draws Sponsors/Donors Advertisers

Location:

Richmond Curling Club
5540 Hollybridge Way, Richmond, BC, V7C 4N3
Tel. 604-278-1722
www.richmondcurling.com

Recommended hotel:

Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel
7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond, BC, V6X 1A3
Tel. 604-273-7878 / Toll free: 1-800-663-0299
andrew.lee@sheratonvancouverairport.com
www.sheratonvancouverairport.com

Click here to download our poster.

50th BC Nisei Bonspiel poster

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50th BC Nisei Bonspiel Japanese poster

A BIG THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS:

NAJC logo

Richmond Sport Hosting grant

If you require assistance, please contact bonspiel@bcniseicurling.ca .

On behalf of the 50th Annual BC Nisei Bonspiel Committee, we wish everyone GOOD CURLING!

Chairperson Roy Murao
Team Leaders
Wayne Saito, Mike Nakanishi, Bob Flynn, Susanna Shimizu, Gord Oikawa
MC / Hospitality Dave Kobayashi
Liason Wayne Saito, Ian Cockfield
Japanese Liason Mako Endo, Miki Endo, Kazuko Sato
Treasurer Michael Nakanishi
Registration Ben Nishi, Ian Cockfield, Ken Ichiiwa
Program Ian Cockfield
Website Ian Cockfield
Draw Master Tony Imai
Rules Ron Shimizu, Tony Imai, Ian Cockfield
Umpires Ron Shimizu, Troy Matsumiya, Darrel Omae, Richard Omori, Dwayne Uyede
Spare Convenor Ron Shimizu
Raffles, Silent Auction & 50/50 Susanna Shimizu, Judy Nishi, Bea Ichiiwa
Prizes & Trophies Michael & Frances Nakanishi
Hotel & Banquet Bob Flynn, Michael Nakanishi
Dinners Judy Nishi, Gord Oikawa, Kathy Mukuyama, Noriko Kumagai, Richard Omori, Naoto Saeki
Entertainment Sharon Flynn, Wayne Saito, Roy Murao, Pat Maihara
 Artwork Susanna Shimizu, Nicole Freeston
Featured Artist Jori van der Linde
Photographer Rachael Lam

And last, but certainly not least, we thank the many hard-working, generous volunteers without whom this bonspiel would not have been possible.

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