Winnipeg Free Press Newspaper Archives Mar 11 1990, Page 59

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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - March 11, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Free press March 1990 Light brightens Curling scene when the Manitoba ladies Curling association has a Job to do they know who to Ina Light has contributed to the association and Curling in the province in Many ways for several i dont know How to say no when it comes to i really enjoy says Light of her tireless efforts As a and Volunteer on March 1 her contribution to Canadas National pastime was rewarded As she was one of six inductees into the Canadian Curling Hall of the Transcona resident became Only the sixth Manitoba women to be inducted into the she was placed into the curler builder category at the induction ceremonies at the the chateau Laurier in Ottawa March Gertie executive director of the says lights tireless efforts As a Volunteer make her a deserving recipient of the if you need someone to do something Shes the person you look says Shes always been involved in whether to help out in any Way she can or to curl and when it comes to playing the Light has proven she has a handle on that As Light played third on the Ernie Bousky rink that won Canadian mixed championships in 1964 and also on the team were Gary Deblonde and Betty in addition to 1964 and the team won provincial titles in 1965 and that year the team won a Silver medal at the first Canada Winter in 1971 the team Light curled with was the Mica Bonspiel grand aggregate main event title Light has enjoyed several great moments As a competitive winning that first National mixed title is it was really especially since it was the first National mixed says a teacher at Elmwood High her Only regret As a competitor for some 30 years is that she never made it to a Canadian women but she coached a winning team in the year the Karen Fallis rink won the Canadian Junior it was another great thrill for who has been coaching Junior women and mens teams since she sees the coaches role As a provider of technical and More mental theres an awful lot of stress especially for the says who has chosen not to Star in that role i have no desire to throw last she Light got her Start in the sport at the Victoria Curling she found herself in Good company right from the Don dug ids Mother was one of the first people i every curled in 1963 Light joined the Heather Curling club and two years later she became involved with executive she was named ladies club president in the same year she was presented with a life from 1968 to 73 Light served As the Tipoff Rob Knodel clubs working Delegate to the she was elected the association president in serving two in 1983 she became a senior Delegate of the Canadian ladies Curling and was appointed to the International Curling the following year she was named chairman of the 1985 Scott tournament of held in she also travelled to the 85 world championships As an observer for the in 1986 Light spearheaded the drive towards the establishment of the Junior women world Curling she wrote the proposal that was presented by the Delegate from Switzerland to the that same year Light was named chairman of Mica scholarship selection she continues to hold that position along with the title vice president promotions for the 1991 Canada Safeway world Curling to be held in Light shows no signs of slowing but says that time will come after the 91 then Well take another she Light curled with Don dug ids weve got the Best buys in town the ultimate Home Comfort products rebates March 1april Comfort by can count on electric heating 110 Regent 2243267 Indiana Jones and the last crusade Regent Park video Regent pure natural Honey natural Peanut Rutter Crunchy bulk natural foods specially diet foods 131530 Regent 6618364 East winds shopping Centre reach thousands with your message did dutch chips v 20o 9 Box with Purchase of a Case of Pic pop at plus Deposit youll receive a 200 g Box at to ohly it 7m son m Regent Park shopping Center 2224015 March hours 116 installed most cars Hyu Roni 1066 Nairn 6633314 featuring our homemade veal cordon All inclusive restaurant 1185 Nairn 6673110 car stereo removal re installation we service Vars Tifis computers

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