Our Calgary Stampeders will have some extra luggage to bring home Sunday once they pack up after the game: Once we beat the Toronto Argonauts, we’ll be bringing the Grey Cup home.
Roses are red,
Violets are blue,
For our Calgary Stampeders,
MP Michelle Rempel knew just what to do …
She delivered a Calgary Stampeders inspired poem to the House of Commons yesterday.
Calgary’s mayor Naheed Nenshi and Toronto’s John Tory have made a Grey Cup bet: the losing mayor will contribute $5 for every point scored by the winning team to a food bank in the winning mayor’s city. The losing mayor will send the winning mayor a selection of local craft beer and the losing mayor will wear the winning team’s jersey and read a poem at the next council meeting. Read more on the bet here from Global Calgary.
The Calgary Stampeders say after losing the Grey Cup to the Ottawa Redblacks last year 39-33, they’re more focused this year and have a better understanding of how to spend their time in Ottawa. Read the story in Global Calgary —> HERE.
Both Global Calgary’s Leslie Horton and I thought the Outriders were going to invite us to go with them to the Grey Cup in Ottawa after we performed such an amazing cheer earlier this year for the Jeff and Sarah Coat Drive. – Sarah