Here are the results from the Competitions held this year:
Results of Tulip Time Festival Competition in Holland, Michigan in May 2006
First â€“ David McKee, City of Brantford
Second â€“ Chris Whyman, City of Kingston
Third â€“ Bill McKee, Uxbridge / Pt. Perry/ Oshawa
It rained most of the time including during the parade. Ruffles and feathers were dampened, but not spirits.
Results of the Muskoka Pioneer Power Show held in July 2006:
First Prize – Crier Bill McKee â€“ Uxbridge / Pt. Perry/ Oshawa
Second Prize – Crier Mark Molnar â€“ St. Catharines
Third Prize – Crier Les Whiting â€“ Petrolia tied with – Crier Steve Travers – Barrie
Special Prize – Crier Ian Burkholder awarded for â€œBest Researched Cryâ€ for the International Harvester Cry he did.
There were 11 Criers participating in capacities as Host, Benchmark Crier, Judge & Competing.
Special Note: Proudest Cry of the day given by Crier Ken Templeman announcing the birth of his first grandchild born July 08th!
Mayor Scott Northmore attended the BBQ and presented â€œCertificates of Participationâ€ to each person.
Ontario Guild of Town Criers Championship Results held in Uxbridge – July 2006
First Place: George Sims, Municipality of Chatham-Kent
Second Place: Chris Whyman, City of Kingston
Third Place: David McKee, City of Brantford
North American Town Crier Championship Results held in Ingersol, Ontario in August 2006
There were 28 Town Criers were in attendance.