WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - Feb. 10, 2014) - Asham Curling Supplies, a leader in the curling industry announces launch of social media contest to celebrate the 2014 Sochi Winter Games and show support for the sport of curling. The Facebook contest starts Monday, February 10th and runs throughout the Olympic Games until Friday, February 21st. Winners of the Gold, Silver and Bronze prizes will be drawn Saturday, February 22nd.
To enter, participants are to "like" Asham's Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AshamCurling and submit a valid email address. No purchase necessary to qualify. After successfully entering, bonus entries will be offered to those who share Asham's contest via Facebook, Twitter or email.
Gold Prize: Asham prize package, valued over $1000-Including a pair of Asham curling shoes like those worn by athletes at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.
Silver Prize: $100 Asham gift card.
Bronze Prize: $50 Asham gift card.
Established in 1977, Asham has grown to become the most recognized name in curling. In addition to manufacturing and distributing the best curling footwear in the world, Asham offers a broad range of top quality curling supplies including brooms, apparel, bags, gloves and other various curling accessories. The success of Asham's product design can be largely attributed to founder Arnold Asham's passion for curling combined with the curiosity for finding new ways to improve and advance the game.
Founded in Winnipeg, the company has strong local support from many recognizable names such as Jeff Stoughton and Mike McEwen. Asham is renowned internationally as an innovator in the industry, and sponsors the Chinese, Denmark, Czech Republic and Norwegian national curling teams.
The inclusion of curling in the Olympics Games in 1998 has sparked interest in the sport, however, clubs throughout Canada continue to shut down year after year due to declining numbers of participants. Asham's initiative, as a leader, is to help grow the sport of curling by supporting athletes, clubs and events. Partnering with the Canadian Curling Association earlier this year, Asham has taken the leading role in helping build grassroots development of curling through sponsoring the CCA's Business of Curling Program & Symposiums and the National Volunteer of the Year.
Enter the contest by visiting Asham's Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/AshamCurling.
For more information on Asham visit: https://www.asham.com.