About The Grey Cup
The Champions of the CFL are awarded The Grey Cup.
The Grey Cup Festival is held every year in late November. The Festival features the Championship game of the Canadian Football League. The Festival also features a number of Hospitality Suites and Party’s enabling fans across the country to meet and celebrate the game they love with Players past and present.
The Grey Cup is to Canadians what the Super Bowl is to American’s. This fall festival generates a large amount of national media coverage, celebration and fan interest from coast to coast to coast.
Many Canadians refer to the Grey Cup as the Grand National Drunk. If you are a football fan and haven’t attended a Grey Cup you should do so it really is a lot of fun.
The 2016 Grey Cup will be held in Toronto.
The trophy was commissioned in 1909 by the Earl Grey, at the time he was Canada’s governor general. Making the Grey Cup the oldest Professional Football Trophy and one of the oldest Professional Sports trophy’s in North America.
Recent Grey Cup Results
|2015||Edmonton Eskimos||Ottawa RedBlacks||26-20||Winnipeg|
|2014||Calgary Stampeders||Hamilton Tiger-Cats||20-16||Vancouver|
|2013||Saskatchewan Roughriders||Hamilton Tiger-Cats||45-23||Regina|
|2012||Toronto Argonauts||Calgary Stampeders||35-22||Toronto|
|2011||British Columbia Lions||Winnipeg Blue Bombers||34-23||Vancouver|
|2010||Montreal Alouettes||Saskatchewan Roughriders||21-18||Edmonton|
|2009||Montreal Alouettes||Saskatchewan Roughriders||28-27||Calgary|
|2008||Calgary Stampeders||Montreal Alouettes||22-14||Montreal|
|2007||Saskatchewan Roughriders||Winnipeg Blue Bombers||23-19||Toronto|
|2006||British Columbia Lions||Montreal Alouettes||25-14||Winnipeg|
|2005||Edmonton Eskimos||Montreal Alouettes||38-35 OT||Vancouver|