Westman Corporate Challenge

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September 25-30, 2016

What is the Westman Corporate Challenge?

 

The Westman Corporate Challenge is an Olympic-style event in which businesses in Brandon compete in various sporting events and mental challenges in the evenings and on the weekend for one week in September 2016 events will include:

  • Volleyball – Teams of 3 play in a round robin tournament to bump, set, and spike their way to a win. Located at Assiniboine Community College from 6-9 p.m. on Monday, September 26.
  • Dodgeball – Teams of 6 duck, dodge, dip, and dive to stay standing on the courts. Located at Assiniboine Community College from 6-9 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27.
  • Trivia – Teams of 4 test their intellectual aptitude in 5 categories of 10 questions each. Located at the Playmakers Lounge in Canad Inns from 6-9 p.m. on Wednesday, September 28.
  • Poker (sponsored by Commission Rebate Realty) – Individual members of each team play a Texas Hold’em Poker tournament. Located in the Playmakers Lounge in Canad Inns from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday, September 29.
  • The Amazing Race – Teams compete in a city-wide clue-driven race. Each “pit stop” will involve the completion of a silly task before the next clue will be given. Starting at The Women’s Resource Centre (731 Princess Ave) at 5 p.m. and ending at 7 p.m.

Teams awarded points by winning each event.

Teams will also have the opportunity to earn additional points by participating in the spirit events:

  • Best team shirt – Teams can show off their team spirit in style by showing up to the kick-off lunch in team uniforms, with the team determined to have the best shirt being awarded an additional 10 points to their overall score.
  • Biggest individual fundraiser – In addition to receiving an additional entry in the draw for the grand prize, the biggest individual fundraiser will also win an additional 10 points for their team.
  • Biggest team fundraiser – The team who raises the most money in pledges will be awarded an additional 10 points to be added to their overall score.
  • CEO challenge – Watch the CEOs of the companies participating in the Corporate Challenge compete in their own event at to see which leader comes out on top.

The winning team is the team who has accumulated the most points at the end of the week. This team will be awarded the Corporate Challenge Cup at the Awards Windup on September 30.

*Events and Spirit Events are subject to change

Note: Teams are also requested to provide 2 volunteers each to help run the Corporate Challenge events. Teams will be awarded an additional 5 points for each volunteer provided, up to a maximum of 20 points.


 We’re Looking for Sponsors!

If you’re a business and you’d like to be a Westman Corporate Challenge sponsor, download our sponsorship package and application form by clicking here.


Sign up your Team TODAY!

If you’re interested in entering a team and trying your skills in the Westman Corporate Challenge, download our team package by clicking here.


Winners from Previous Years

BDO are the reigning 2015 champs – are you ready to claim their title in 2016?

Corporate Challenge 2015 Results

Corporate Challenge 2014 Point Tally

Corporate Challenge 2013 Results