Phoenix community shows up big for area Skills Event

2018-04-18T17:40:29+00:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Phoenix - The recent Phoenix skills event marks the beginning of the end of the local skills event challenges. Phoenix area carpenters went head-to-head to demonstrate to their community the dedication and craftsmanship of SWRCC carpenters and send two exceptional carpenters to Ontario for the Tournament of Champions later this year. The event [...]

Los Angeles Carpenters’ skills event comes with some holiday cheer

2018-04-19T15:22:50+00:00December 20th, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , |

Los Angeles Carpenters' skills event comes with some holiday cheer Los Angeles - Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters (SWRCC) Local 1506 celebrated the holidays and some healthy competition at their Skills Event last Friday. Brother Rigo Delgadillo came out victorious as the Drywall Champion and will be representing Los Angeles area carpenters at the [...]

San Diego Carpenters Step Up to The Challenge

2018-04-19T15:35:24+00:00December 18th, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , |

San Diego Carpenters Step Up to The Challenge San Diego - San Diego Carpenters stepped up to the challenge in their local Skills Event and sent forth their best to the Tournament Of Champions. They also stepped up the challenge to triple the skills event turnout from last year. And, according to Local 1506 [...]

Orange County Carpenters Show of Their Skills

2018-04-18T18:04:06+00:00December 7th, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , |

Orange County Carpenters Show of Their Skills Buena Park - On Saturday, December 2nd Orange County carpenters competed in their SWRCC Skills Event. Long Beach carpenters, family, friends, and supporters showed up in stupendous numbers - totaling over 1,500 people who joined in for the festivities and to cheer on the competitors. Special guest and good [...]

Local 150 Skills Event Crowns Champions, Attracts Guests, Raffles Dodge Charger

2018-04-18T18:36:01+00:00October 6th, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , , |

Local 150 Skills Event Crowns Champions, Attracts Guests, Raffles Dodge Charger Los Angeles - Gold Coast Carpenters, Local 150, hosted their annual skills event last night, Thursday, October 5. One-third of the Local's active membership and their families, totally 515 people, attended. Events took place on the training center floor, while the kid's games, photo booth, [...]

Utah Carpenters Show Off Their Craft

2018-04-18T18:37:18+00:00October 5th, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , |

Utah Carpenters Showoff their Craft at their Annual Skills Event Salt Lake City - Utah Carpenters closed out September with a tremendous Skills Event! The weekend afternoon showcased the Beehive State's top carpenters as they went head-to-head to qualify for the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters' Tournament of Champions (Olympics) in Ontario, CA early next year [...]

New Mexico’s Got Skills!

2018-04-18T18:42:02+00:00September 22nd, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , |

New Mexico Skills Event Winners, 2017 New Mexico - Last Saturday Carpenters from the Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters (SWRCC) went head to head in the New Mexico Skills Event.  For the second year in a row, Brother Eldon Watchman took first in the Concrete Drag Race. While Edgar Talamantes won gold in the Drywall [...]

Local 209 Olympics Winners, 2017 

2018-04-18T19:09:24+00:00July 21st, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Local 209 Open the 12th Annual SW Carpenter's Olympics The Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters annual trade skills Olympics has begun! Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters’ Skills Event or ‘Olympics’ is designed to showcase the skills and training of local members while pitting them against each other to see who's the fastest, strongest, smartest carpenter among [...]