Family and Fun for 2018 Tournament of Champions

2018-03-27T20:10:23+00:00March 27th, 2018|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , , |

Juan Soto proudly representing Local 2361 after defending his Skills Event title.   On Saturday March 24th, our brothers and sisters joined together at the Ontario Carpenter’s Union Training Center for our 2018 Tournament of Champions. With the support of family and friends, carpenters representing all six of our Southwest Regional states tested their [...]

Coming March 24th – The Final Skills Event, a Car Show and Chili Cook-off!

2018-04-18T19:50:22+00:00March 6th, 2018|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , |

The Southwest Regional Council of Carpenters Tournament of Champions What: The SWRCC Tournament of Champions, chili cook-off, and car show. For more info on how to participate see the flyers below. When: Saturday, March 24th. Doors open early at 7:00 am. The final skills competition kicks-off at 10:00 am. Where: SWRCC [...]

Tucson Reopens Training Center with 1st Annual Skills Event

2018-04-18T17:38:42+00:00January 12th, 2018|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , , |

Tucson Reopens Training Center with 1st Annual Skills Event   Tucson – Tuesday was a momentous day for Tucson area Carpenters. The area’s training center reopened its doors after nine years, marked by Local 1912’s first annual Carpenters Skills Event. Fabian Sandez, president of local union 1912, knows the construction slowdown was especially impactful [...]

Local 409 Shows their Skills: Both in Carpentry and Bull Riding!

2018-04-18T18:16:52+00:00November 9th, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , |

Local 409 Shows their Skills: Both in Carpentry and Bull Riding! Whittier, CA – Last Saturday Carpenters from Local 409 competed in their Skills Event for the chance to move forward to the Tournament of Champions next spring. There were 195 members, 79 significant others, and 52 children, totaling 326 present at the event. Everyone got to [...]

Bakersfield Area Carpenters Compete to Qualify for Tournament of Champions

2018-04-19T15:54:37+00:00October 26th, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , , , , |

Bakersfield Area Carpenters Compete to Qualify for Tournament of Champions Bakersfield - One hundred and twenty-six carpenters and their families, 224 people in total, attended the Local 743 Skills Event. While carpenters competed for the chance to move forward to the Tournament of Champions in Ontario, CA early next year, families enjoyed the 'street fair.' [...]

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 [...]

Tournament of Champions – 2017 Competitors

2018-04-18T19:22:33+00:00March 15th, 2017|Categories: Council Events|Tags: , |

Tournament of Champions - 2017 Competitors CONCRETE COMPETITORS Southern California CARPENTERS LOCAL 150 Tony Franco (Concrete) CARPENTERS LOCAL 209 Jerred Langford (Concrete) "Don't underestimate the difficulty of this race.  Looks are deceiving, it is a lot tougher than it looks.  Be ready to bring your A-game if you want the title" [...]