To The Daily Sun,
On Oct. 7, at the Paradise Beach Club in Weirs Beach, Granite Arms, an armwrestling team practicing out of Manchester and coached by Badger Drewes, put on the 8th Ronny Bean Classic Armwrestling Championships in memory of Ronny Bean — sponsored by Gilford Home Center. The event brought in 75 arms from Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Rhode Isalnd, Connecticut and Vermont. There were kids as young as 4 and adults, men and women, as old as 62 participating. Fun was had by all and a total of $2,445 was raised and will be donated to Bektash Shriners.
We would like to say thank you to the following people/businesses who helped make this event a success: Dragonfly Cleaning, Lowe's,VIP, Irving, Jump N Joy, Happy Cow, Price Pools, Pizza Hut, Trustworthy, Sanitary Dry Cleaners, Kwik Stop,Vista, Walmart, Shaw's, Hannaford, Donny Lamontange – Painting, Brickfront, 405/Lakeside, Goody Good Donuts, Talon Hair & Nail Salon, Salon Amara, Che Bella Beauty Salon, Li Sacha's Beauty Lounge, Aesthetics by Michelle, Lady Like Aesthetics, Be Bob's Old School Auto, Ellen-Made with Love Gourmet Cupcakes, B C Screen Printing, Brenda Rowan, Brennan Food Vending, NH Restaurant Equipment, H&P Apartments, and all of our friends and family who donated their time to put this event together.
Harry H. Bean