Bobcats announce charitable recipients for 2021 BIRT Cup


The IG Wealth Management Bobcat BIRT Cup will take place on Friday, July 9 at the Wheat City Golf Course.

BU hockey alum Scott Hlady founded the BIRT Cup in 2008 and the Bobcats are proud to be hosting the event under the banner of Brandon University Athletics for a fourth straight summer.

The format for the tournament is best ball and the entry fee is $600 per-foursome. The team registration form can be found here.

This year’s event will support:

  • Baldur Day Care
  • Glenboro Minor Sports Association
  • Alzheimer Society of Manitoba
  • Ashley Neufeld Softball Complex
  • Neepawa’s Manitoba Junior Hockey League team and minor hockey association
  • Westman Wildcats U18 AAA female midget hockey club

The Bobcat BIRT Cup committee is accepting funding applications for the 2022 tournament with a deadline of December 31, 2021. Please read over the application criteria before filling out the application form. Applications can be sent to Tyler Crayston, Brandon University Athletics, at 270 18th Street, Brandon, MB R7A 6A9 or email to

(BU Bobcats Release)