Atlantic Schooners Football Association

Atlantic Schooners Football Association

November 20, 2008 08:00 ET

Atlantic Schooners and Montreal Grey Cup Committee Agree That the Feelings of Being Snubbed Was a "Communication Problem"

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - Nov. 20, 2008) - John Ryerson president of the Atlantic Schooners Football Association and Mark Weightman VP, Operations & Events spoke yesterday about the situation that caused the misunderstanding and have come to a mutual understanding that there was a communication problem on both sides that resulted in the Atlantic Schooners feeling that they were being snubbed by the Montreal Grey Cup Committee...

Weightman Said "he would have loved to have seen the Atlantic Schooners take part in the Grey Cup Festival "but admitted that sometimes communications don't always goes as planned. Ryerson said "although it's too late for the "Down East Kitchen Party" this year, he will travel to Montreal...on behalf of the Atlantic Schooners. Ryerson also said that "this whole communication problem has nothing to do with the wonderful CFL fans in Montreal".

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