Labatt named presenting sponsor of 2014 Nationals
Labatt named presenting sponsor of 2014 USA
Curling National Championships
(STEVENS POINT, Wis.) – USA Curling, in
partnership with IceWorks Skating Complex, Brandywine Convention and
Visitors Bureau, and the Philadelphia Sports Congress, is proud to announce that Labatt has been named the presenting
sponsor for the 2014 USA Curling National Championships.
The 2014 USA Curling National Championships
presented by Labatt will take place March 1-8 at the IceWorks in Aston, Pa., on
the heels of the closing ceremony of the 2014 Olympic Winter Games.
are very excited to have Labatt on board as the presenting sponsor of the 2014
USA Curling National Championships here in Aston,” said Anthony Lorusso,
co-chairman of the event. “Working with such a largely recognized company
such as Labatt adds a great deal of awareness and visibility to the 2014
Nationals and the sport of curling. The partnership will bring added
marketing components to the event and make this the most enjoyable curling
event of 2014 in the United States. Labatt is the perfect partner to have for
an event that involves broomstacking!”
The tournament will bring to the area the top 10
men’s and top 10 women’s curling teams from across the country. The winners of
the 2014 Nationals will be one of the top contenders to represent the U.S. at
the 2014 World Championships.
USA is proud to sponsor the 2014 USA Curling Nationals in Philadelphia,” said
Glen Tibbits, Director at Labatt USA. “We’re excited to be a part of a historic
game that is close to our roots and brings together such an elite group of
athletes. We wish them all the best of luck come March.”
As presenting sponsor of the 2014
National Championships, Labatt will be indentified in the title of the event
and receive significant promotion on signage, in-ice logos, promotional
materials, the event website and more. Labatt Blue will be poured as the
official beer of the 2014 National Championships.
“Labatt’s partnership with the 2014 Nationals and
the Aston organizing committee is a great fit, and will no doubt add
significant value to the event overall and the fan experience,” said Rick
Patzke, USA Curling’s chief operating officer. “Labatt and curling have a long
history together, particularly in Canada, and we are excited to see this
relationship beginning to grow in the United States.”
Visit the 2014 USA Curling Nationals website to
learn more about the event http://2014usacurlingnationals.com/
and check out the event page on Facebook athttps://www.facebook.com/2014CurlingNationals.
USA Curling is sponsored by AtomAmpd, Nike,
Brooms Up Curling Supplies, Sitrin, and The RAM Restaurant & Brewery and is
partnered with Hilton, United Airlines, Ludus Tours, CurlingZone, and RJM
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