The WFCA 2001 National Installation Contest concluded late in the afternoon Thursday, Feb. 1, after bearing witness to some of the most highly skilled competitors in the nation.
The next morning, Surfaces Honorary Chairman Gary Wasmund announced the winners of the contest, one that the WFCA's Dick Bray described as "one of the best installation contests we've seen yet."
First place, resilient: Mike Suffia
Second place, resilient: David Rowden
First place, carpet: Jon Namba
Second place, carpet: Mark Biron
"I want to thank each and every one of you for exposing yourselves to us, as it were," Wasmund said at the ceremony, addressing the competitors. "We hope to see you all here again next year."
For a closer look at some of the action, check out the images of the competitors taken during the hands-on portion of the contest.