Opti-Corps, Toronto Optimists, Royalaires
In 1957 Mike played tenor drum with Opti-Corps then, when Opti-Corps became the Toronto Optimists, Mike marched with them. He was Guard Captain from 1958 through 1960 then instructed the guard in 1961.
"Mike loved Drum Corps. Mike was in the Opti Corps and played a Tenor drum he graduated in 1958 as Colour Guard Captain till 1960. His heart was always with The Optimists." - Phil