From the December issue of The Curling Connection, Robbie Gallaugher talks about what inspired him to raise money for the Curl BC Endowment Fund….
The 2012 Tim Hortons BC Junior Curling Championships are being held at the Victoria Curling Club from Dec. 27-30. Teams will compete in an 8-team round-robin, with the top 3 advancing to playoffs. Full event coverage can be viewed on www.playdowns.com. Junior Men Team Calibaba – Kamloops Team DeJong – Victoria Team Emslie – Kelowna Team [...]
The Chilliwack Curling Club hosted the last of four open qualifying events into the 2012 Scotties BC Women’s Curling Championship presented by Best Western this past weekend. Marilou Richter’s Richmond team of Darah Provencal, Michelle Ramsay, Sandra Comadina, Christine Jurgenson and Coach, Sharon Morrison defeated Langley’s Leanne Andrews in the A Event final to advance [...]
Qualifiers continue this weekend for berths into the 2012 BC Men’s & Women’s Curling Championships. 10 men’s teams will compete for 2 berths into the 2012 Canadian Direct Insurance BC Men’s Curling Championship presented by DundeeWealth, in Parksville Feb 6-12, 2012. Action started this morning at the Vancouver Island playdown in Campbell River and will [...]
Seven different curling playdowns occurred over this past weekend with athletes competing in men’s, junior and juvenile categories. The following men’s playdowns will take place with winners advancing to the 2012 Canadian Direct Insurance BC Men’s Curling Championship presented by DundeeWealth in Parksville, February 6-12: Regions 1 & 2: Kimberley Curling Club Q1: Tom Buchy, [...]
Scholarship & bursary application deadlines are quickly approaching. Submissions for the Gordon Hooey Memorial Scholarship are due Wednesday, December 15th, while applications for the Camoson College Foundation’s 1991 Canadian Senior Men’s and Ladies’ Championships Bursary are due December 31st. Click here for appliction details.
Curl BC is proud to announce a new elementary school program initiative. SOAR (Sharing Our Activities and Resources) is a program created through a unique partnership between Curl BC, Tennis BC and the BC Golf Association. Funded by the BC Sport Agency, SOAR jointly delivers school sport programs to elementary school aged children in remote [...]
The Aboriginal Sport, Recreation and Physical Activity Partners Council (Partners Council) is launching a regionally based Equipment Grant Program that allows First Nations, Métis Chartered Communities and Aboriginal Friendships Centres across British Columbia to apply for funds to purchase sport, recreation and/or physical activity equipment. The equipment will be used by communities/organizations to promote healthy [...]
Seven different curling playdowns will occur over this weekend with athletes competing in men’s, junior and juvenile categories. The following men’s playdowns will take place with winners advancing to the 2012 Canadian Direct Insurance BC Men’s Curling Championship presented by DundeeWealth in Parksville, February 6-12: Regions 1 & 2: Kimberley Curling Club – 2 teams [...]
LANGLEY, British Columbia, December 7, 2011…The World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Monsanto, will take place January 12-15, 2012 at the Langley Events Centre in Langley, BC. This is the second year of title sponsorship by World Financial Group and the eighth edition of this unique international curling competition, featuring six teams from North [...]