Congratulations once again to Team Forrest (pictured) on winning the 17th Annual Barry Naimark Charity Skins Bonspiel! The event was a great success, raising $5000 for Pets & Friends. Look for a full article on the event in the next issue of the Backline!
We are now FULL for this year's Doubles Spiel, happening on March 15th! It is a fun-filled one-day spiel that follows the Mixed Doubles rules of play.
The draw is now live; please click here for the schedule.Enter your team of two for just $60 and enjoy a minimum of three 4-end games, a continental breakfast, lunch and many opportunities to win prizes! Teams can be a make up of male-male, female-female, and mixed gender.
Registration closes this Sunday, March 9th.
Proceeds from this event are donated to the Sandra Schmirler Foundation.
Congratulations to Team Gessner on securing a spot at this year's Mixed Provincials! They competed in the Lower Mainland Mixed playdowns in Delta and ended up playing all 8 draws in the competition. "Tenacity, grit, teamwork, support and a true love for the sport helped us persevere through the very long haul." said Lead Jaime McLaren. They will continue their competitive journey at the 2014 BC Mixed Provincial Championship in Duncan this March with an eye on the championship and a spot representing BC in North Bay this fall.
The Club wishes them all the best and good curling!
Learn about curling in a small group with a dedicated coach!
Starting March 16th, we will be running a five-week introductory program for beginners looking to learn about all aspects of the game. You will be placed in a small group of eight curlers and paired with an experienced coach for a series of five weeks. Start out learning the basics of throwing rocks and progress to sweeping, team communication and game strategy!
The five weeks will comprise of on-ice instruction (60%), off-ice strategy talk (10%), and mini game time (30%).
This program will run Sundays from 9pm-11pm. There are ONLY eight spots available for each group, so sign up now!
Dates: March 16, March 23, March 30, April 6, April 13
Program Cost: $69 + GST
Cost includes broom, gripper and slider rental