Curling this weekend: What’s On 9-13 Nov
Eve Muirhead’s Performance Squad team of Anna Sloan (pictured), Vicki Adams and Claire Hamilton will be competing at the triple knockout Colonial Square Ladies Curling Classic at Nutana Curling Club, Saskatoon, Canada. This is a Grand Slam Event featuring 48 of the best teams from across the country and around the world including current and former world champions. The CSLCC runs from 9-12 November.
In the absence of Jennifer Martin, Jennifer Dodds will be skipping Martin’s Performance Squad team at the 2012 KW Junior Curling Classic in Ontario Canada. This event is part of the Ontario Junior Curling Tour which brings together top junior curling events in the province and is held at KW Granite Club and Westmount Golf and Country Club from 9-11 November.
Murrayfield Curling hosts the Edinburgh International Curling Championship this weekend from 9-11 November. This is a Curling Champions Tour men’s event featuring top Scottish teams and a strong field from Europe including Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Norway, Netherlands, France, Switzerland, Finland and Russia. Five of the RCCC’s Performance Squad teams will be competing including those skipped by Tom Brewster, Logan Gray, Glen Muirhead, Kyle Smith and Grant Hardie. Murray Young’s Royal Club Academy team will also feature.
The British Open begins on Sunday 11th November at Lanarkshire Ice Rink, Hamilton. This is a Scottish Wheelchair Curling Association open wheelchair championship featuring 12 teams with representation from Scotland, England and Russia. The event runs until Tuesday 13th November when the finals take place from 10am.
For more information and draw click Highland Junior Curling International
Photo: Richard Gray