Our Irish squad went to Turkey to take part in the European Mixed Curling Championship in Erzurum
Turkey from 30 Sep – 6th Oct 2012.
There were 24 teams,split into 3 groups – blue, green & red, competing. Ireland in the red group.
Schedule of play was:
Mon 1st Oct 12:30am Slovenia (Gregor VERBINC) won 8-3, Mon 1st Oct 7:30pm France (Sandrine LEVEQUE) won 9-4, Tue 2nd Oct 12:30am Scotland (Ewan MACDONALD) lost 8-4, Tue 2nd Oct 7:30pm Italy (Alessandro ZISA) won 8-2, Wed 3rd Oct 9:00am Switzerland (Martin RIOS) lost 8-3, Thu 4th Oct 8:30am Sweden (Rickard Hallström) lost 5-4, Thu 4th Oct 3:30pm Russia (Roman KUTUZOV) won 5-3.
Team Ireland finish up 3rd equal with Switzerland in the red group, but narrowly missed out on the quarter finals due to ranking.