MRO Magazine

Quebec bearing and power transmission golf tournament is set for 55th season


May 11, 2015
By Bill Roebuck
Bill Roebuck

Quebec golf logoEstérel, QC – The oldest industry-specific sports tournament in North America will take place this year in Quebec. The 55th Annual Quebec Bearing & PT Golf Tournament is scheduled for June 12-14, 2015 at Ésterel resort.

The event is open to distributors, agents and manufacturers in Quebec’s bearing and power transmission industry.

Those interested in attending are being asked to confirm their attendance before May 12 and book their rooms by that date as well (visit

Attendance confirmations should be sent to Giovanni Chiricosta, vice-president of corporate sales-Canada, BDI Canada Inc., Ville St-Laurent, QC, by e-mail at, by fax to 514-364-0454 or by telephone at 514-364-0808.

The Esterel resort is located in Quebec's Laurentians.

The Esterel resort is located in Quebec’s Laurentians.

“Due to the overwhelming success of last year’s event,” says Chiricosta, “we anticipate an even larger turnout this year to celebrate our 55th anniversary. As always, we have reserved a limited amount of rooms at the hotel for this event, so … book your own rooms online … ASAP so you won’t have trouble finding a room at the last minute.”

The organizing group, including Chiricosta, Christian Caron, Steve Harvey and Mike Preziuso, is requesting assistance with the donation of cash prizes and/or gifts (cash prizes are being encouraged).

Ticket prices are as follows: Golf only (includes cart) – $65.00; Golf with dinner for non-hotel guests is $130.00; dinner only for non-hotel guests is $65.00. Two hotel packages are available: Option 2, for accommodation from Friday to Sunday, includes a breakfast and a brunch, the banquet dinner and two cocktail coupons per person, at $534 plus tax for double occupancy; the single-person rate is $447. Option 1, for accommodation on Saturday night only plus the preceding amenities, is $322 double, $254 single.