Team Epping and VR Mechanical renew partnership for 2019-2020 season

September 5, 2019




[TORONTO]— Team Epping, the fifth-ranked curling team in the world, announced today VR Mechanical has renewed their partnership for the 2019-2020 season.

“We are excited to continue our partnership with VR Mechanical,” said John Epping, a three-time Grand Slam of Curling Champion and 18-time winner on the World Curling Tour. “As a Toronto-based team we are proud to be affiliated with a company that is a local success story in the GTA.”

Established in 1999, VR Mechanical has become one of the most respected mechanical contractors in the Greater Toronto Area and some of the biggest projects in the area have VR’s name on them. These include the BMW Headquarters in Richmond Hill, The Ritz Carlton Condominiums, George Brown’s new Waterfront Campus, Ryerson Student Learning Centre and the new Delta Hotel and Hotel X in downtown Toronto.

The partnership will see the VR Mechanical logo positioned prominently on the chest of the jersey worn by all Team Epping athletes for the upcoming season.

“We’re very excited to continue our partnership with Team Epping,” said John Stewart, Principal of VR Mechanical. “We are proud to have our company name on some of the greatest projects in the city and we feel the same way about the athletes we choose to be affiliated with.”

Led by skip John Epping, the new look Team Epping will get their 2019-2020 season underway September 5-8 at the Stu Sells Oakville Tankard.

For more information and partnership inquiries contact:

Jeff Dykeman
One Eleven Management Group Inc.


About Team Epping

John Epping, a three-time Grand Slam of Curling Champion and 18-time winner on the World Curling Tour, leads one of the top-ranked curling teams in the world. With a new elite lineup for the 2019-2020 season, the team is set to become one of the top contenders to represent Canada at the 2022 Winter Olympics:

  • John Epping (Skip) – Three-time Grand Slam of Curling Champion
  • Ryan Fry (Third) – Olympic gold medalist, Brier Champion
  • Mat Camm (Second) – 2018 Masters Champion
  • Brent Laing (Lead) – Three-time Brier and World Champion


About VR Mechanical

Specializing in the ICI sector, VR Mechanical Solutions is a mechanical contracting company operating throughout the GTA and surrounding regions. From fit-outs and retrofits, to large scale design-build projects, VR Mechanical Solutions has the expertise and experience to handle all your mechanical needs.

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