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2019 SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500® National Press Release
Entering it’s 18th season, the SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500 is ready to kick off it’s regional series. New in 2019, the Jr. Bricklayer Competition and Masonry Education Day program.


2019 World Championship Post Event Press Release
In front of the largest crowd in the 17-year history of the SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500® World Championship, Mason Mario Alves of A & M Masonry in Hamilton, Ontario won big. Mario claimed the crown “World’s Best Bricklayer.” 


2019 Masonry Madness Post Event Press Release
The energy was palpable at the 2019 World of Concrete trade show in Las Vegas. 60,511 registered professionals from around the world packed the Convention Center, ready to promote concrete production and placement.


SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500® IN THE NEWS

2019 REGIONAL SERIES COVERAGE
 RETROFIT MAGAZINE

2019 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
 LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL
 CBC – HOW MANY BRICKS IN HIS WALL?
 GLOBAL NEWS – HAMILTON MAN BE BECOMES CANADA’S FIRST   BRICKLAYING CHAMPION

2018 NATIONAL MEDIA COVERAGE
 NY TIMES – BRICKLAYERS THINK THEY’RE SAFE FROM ROBOTS
 SPORTS TRAVEL MAGAZINE: TRICKS OF THE TRADES

2018 LOCAL MEDIA COVERAGE

FLORIDA REGIONAL:
 WJHG STORY ON THE 2018 FLORIDA REGIONAL
 NEWS HERALD VISITS THE 2018 FLORIDA REGIONAL

OHIO REGIONAL:
 BROTHERS TO COMPETE FOR ‘WORLD’S BEST BRICKLAYER’ TITLE

UTAH REGIONAL:
 SCOTT TUTTLE OF CLEARFIELD WINS THE UTAH REGIONAL

ILLINOIS REGIONAL:
 LOCAL BRICKLAYER WIN REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
 FRANKFORT BUSINESS HOSTS STATE MASONRY COMPETITION

ONTARIO REGIONAL:
 ELMIRA MAN AMONG COMPETITORS AT THIS YEAR’S REGIONAL BRICKLAYING COMPETITION

COLORADO REGIONAL:
 KUSA – CENTURIES-OLD SKILL TURNED INTO SPORT AT   BRICKLAYING COMPETITION

PENNSYLVANIA REGIONAL:
 WPVI – CRAFTSMEN COMPETE TO BE NAMED PENNSYLVANIA’S   BEST BRICKLAYER
 NBC 10 PHILADELPHIA FEATURES THE SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500

OKLAHOMA REGIONAL:
 WHO IS OKLAHOMA’S BEST BRICK MASON?

WISCONSIN REGIONAL:
 MIRON CONSTRUCTION HOSTS REGIONAL BRICKLAYING   COMPETITION

ALBERTA REGIONAL:
 DOING THEIR LEVEL BEST

NORTH TEXAS REGIONAL:
 HEAVY LIFTING BRICKLAYER CONTEST NO CAKE WALK
 DALLAS MORNING NEWS COVERS THE BRICKLAYER

NORTHEAST REGIONAL:
 WBNG CHANNEL 12 NY – BRICKLAYING COMPETITION   DETERMINES THE BEST OF THE BEST
 WNEP CHANNEL 16 PA – BUNDLED UP IN BRADFORD COUNTY   (WEATHER PACKAGE)
 WNEP CHANNEL 16 PA – COMPETING IN THE BRICKLAYER 500 IN   BRADFORD COUNTY
 THE DAILY REVIEW – TOWANDA PA – BRICKLAYER DRAWS   REGIONAL MASONS TO TOWANDA

SOUTH TEXAS REGIONAL
 KENS 5 NEWS – SPEC MIX BRICKLAYER 500 IN SOUTH TEXAS

2017 MEDIA COVERAGE

2017 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
 CASH TAKES WORLD TITLE BRICK BY BRICK
 NORTH CAROLINA TEAM WINS 2017 BRICKLAYER 500

2017 FLORIDA REGIONAL
 BROTHERS WIN BRICKLAYER 500 REGIONAL

2017 PENNSYLVANIA REGIONAL
 UNIQUE CONTEST SHOWS HOW BRICKLAYERS STACK UP   AGAINST THE COMPETITION