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UNB hosts their 51st competition

Date: Saturday October 22nd, 2016

Location: University of New Brunswick Fredericton Campus

Cost: $400 CND per team Plus HST - $460 – includes breakfast, lunch, supper, competition wood, and awards


Breakfast – 6:30 a.m. – 7:45 a.m. Opening Ceremonies – 7:45 a.m.

Competition – 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Lunch – 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Break – 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Supper – 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Awards – 7:30 p.m.


Additional Information


The Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel is giving a special rate for those attending the woodsmen competition.

Use the group code: UNB Woodsmen Competition
Rate is $89/night for 2 double beds and $99/night for 2 queen beds
Includes breakfast, access to the pool, hot tub, and sauna

o (506) 462-4444

Registration fees must be paid by cheque, and made out to UNB Woodsmen Team by Friday, October 21st, 2016. Due at or before the captain’s meeting.

Breakfast will take place in the lower level of the Student Union Building.

Participants are welcome to use the Lady Beaverbrook Gym facilities to freshen up during the break, starting at 4:30 p.m.
Supper and the awards ceremony will take place in the Student Union Building on the top floor at 6:30 p.m.
Please notify us of any food allergies by Friday, October 14th. Vegetarian options will be available for all meals.
Participants who are 19 years and older will have access to the Social Club after the awards, no cover charge, and happy hour from 8:00

p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Team participation must be confirmed by Friday, October 14th, using CILA registration and eligibility forms. Forms are available at www.cilawoodsmen.ca
The pool event for the competition will be accuracy cut.
Rules for all events are found on the CILA website, including safety rules. Make sure all competitors know and understand all of these rules. www.cilawoodsmen.ca
If you have an irregular number of team members (ex. 8). Let us know so we can make the necessary arrangements.
Captain’s meeting will be at 9:00 p.m. on Friday, October 21st, 2016 in the Forestry & Geology Building, 2 Bailey Drive, UNB campus, Fredericton, NB, on the 3rd floor Room 306.


Questions? Please don’t hesitate to call or email:    Megan McKinley – (506) 260-2154

UNB Woodsmen Team University of New Brunswick 28 Dineen Dr.

PO Box 4400

Fredericton, NB E3B 5A3