Lethbridge latest – 3

Some pictures of the Irish teams at the Opening Ceromony for¬†the 2017 World Senior Curling Championships¬†and the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championships in Lethbridge, Canada¬†ūüá®ūüá¶. Next up the hard part, as the round robin games get underway.

The Irish ladies play Russia at 12:15 (GMT-6) and the Irish Mens play USA at 16:30 (GMT-6) – Best of the Irish ‚ėėÔłŹ¬†luck to all.

Edinburgh International Curlers Gathering 2017

Irish Gathering Team

John Furey, John Wilson, Eoin McCrossan and Arran Cameron

A solid set of performances saw Paddy Power lift 1st prize in the Edinburgh International Curlers Gathering at Murrayfield, Edinburgh last weekend.

The Irish team, comprising of KT Kerr, John Wilson, Eoin McCrossan, Arran Cameron and John Furey, won all six of their games on the way to the win, with a number of good performances to boot.

The teams they played and the respective scores were as follows:
Penicuik (local) (JF, AC, KK, EMcC) 2 -11
Maple Rocks (Canada) (JW, JF, AC, EMcC) 4 – 5
Torsten med Borsten (Sweden) (JW, JF, AC, EMcC) 2 – 8

Groups re-ranked…

Nic Nacs (Norway) v (JW, JF, AC, EMcC) 2 – 7
Slajding Bois (Sweden) v (JW, JF, AC, EMcC) 1 – 10
Haldane (Norway) v (JW, JF, AC, EMcC) 4 – 6

Welsh Dragon Club

WelshLogoOur Welsh Curling friends are now actively fundraising for their new ice rink.

A big initiative is the formation of a¬†Welsh Dragon Club. ¬†This gives you the opportunity to win up to ¬£500 twice a year ‚Äď it could cover your ice fees for the season!

Please consider supporting them.

Welsh Dragon Club

  • Open to members and friends of Welsh Curling
  • Cost is ¬£5 a month, payable by standing order, or ¬£60 cheque/cash for each year
  • 50% of money collected will be returned in prizes, and 50% spent on development of curling within Wales
  • The Welsh Dragon Club runs from 1st Sept to 31st Aug each year, with draws in April and September
  • The money raised will initially be for the development of the dedicated curling rink in Deeside and thereafter will be for the development of curling within the rink.¬† All ideas for how the money could be spent will be welcome and encouraged and the final decision will be by the WCA committee.

Application forms will be available to download from the Welsh Curling website and will also be available during curling on Monday evenings at Deeside.

 

ECC Ticket Pre-Sale

RCCC Ticket Pre-Sale Starts 10am
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships

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19-26 November 2016 –¬†intu Braehead Arena

Be part of the crowd and make some noise as Scotland welcomes over 25 nations to one of the biggest sporting events in Scotland this year!

Grab your tickets for the 2016 Le Gruyère European Curling Championships before they go on general sale this Friday.

The RCCC pre-sale starts today (Monday 5th September) at 10am. Click below to buy your tickets online from Ticketmaster.

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ECC – C Leauge – game 7 – men

Ireland 12 Andorra 1 

The Irish men win in their seventh game at the C league. They now stand in second position with 5 wins, 2 losses and 3 round robin games to go. Keep it going team!

Follow their next game with ‘play by play’ graphics against Romania¬†on Friday 29th April at 7pm¬†UK time on CurlingGeek.com¬†– beats hanging on the linescore.