Winnipeg…Get Ready to Paint the Town Burgundy!!
- Updated: November 24, 2013
Stay classy Winnipeg! TSN and the Canadian Curling Association confirmed today that new TSN sportscaster Ron Burgundy will make his Canadian broadcasting debut during the opening day of the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, presented by Monsanto, on Sunday, Dec. 1, beginning at 2 p.m. ET.
The announcement was made on Sunday during TSN’s broadcast of the 101st Grey Cup.
“It’s an honour to work with such an esteemed colleague,” said Rauter. “I’m a huge fan of his work. Who are we talking about again?”
One of the biggest events in Canadian curling, the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings determines which team will represent Canada at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games. TSN has complete coverage of Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings from Dec. 1 through to the finals on Dec. 7 and 8.
Tickets for Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings are available at www.curling.ca/tickets. Live it live and get your tickets today!
Ron Burgundy is featured in Paramount Pictures’ ANCHORMAN 2: THE LEGEND CONTINUES, hitting theatres on Dec. 20.
About Ron Burgundy
Ron Burgundy is an award-winning News Anchorman and poet. He lives with his wife, Veronica, and dog, Baxter, in San Diego, California. When he is not making models of eighteenth-century sailing ships, he can often be found on the deck of his own boat, The Shining M’Lady, or supervising archeological digs in and around his backyard.