Hospitality industry comes through for Red Nose

NANAIMO – PacificSport hands out the annual Rudy Awards.

And the Rudy goes to … all the hospitality institutions that helped make PacificSport’s Operation Red Nose another success.

The sixth annual Rudy Award went to the Wheatsheaf Pub with an average of $36.67 donation per ride.

Second place went to the Landlubber Pub with an average per ride of $35 and third place was the Wellington Pub with a $30.60 donation per ride.

Top spots for most rides from a pub went to: Old City Station with 22; Longwood Brew Pub with 12; and the Quarterway Pub with 11.

The Cactus Club earned first place for most rides from a restaurant with 11; Asteras was second with six rides; and The  Keg and Cottonwood Golf Course shared third place with four rides each.

The Wellington and Longwood shared the honour have having the most generous customers with individual donations of $60 each to Operation Red Nose.