Curlers looking to represent BC at the Canada Winter Games will face off in Abbotsford in 2018.
Abbotsford Curling Club will host the Canada Winter Games Qualifier event from March 30 to April 1.
To participate, curlers must be a maximum of 17 years of age on June 30, 2018. (Any athlete born on or after July 1, 2000, will be eligible).
The winning team of U18 boys and winning team of U18 girls will represent BC at the Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, Alberta, from Feb. 15 to Mar. 3, 2019.
Every member of the team must be a resident of BC.
Coaches will need to be Competition Coach Certified. Coaches of teams who earn the right to represent BC at the Canada Winter Games will need to have Competition Coach Certification with a Canada Winter Games Professional Development Module or be a Competition Development Coach. Curl BC will assist winning coaches in meeting coaching certification requirements following qualification.
To register your team for the event, please visit: https://www.curlbc.ca/canada-winter-games/.
The previous Canada Winter Games were held in Prince George in 2015. Team Tardi and Team Daniels represented BC, with Team Tardi winning a bronze medal for BC.
Anyone with questions can contact Shannon Joanisse at email@example.com or call 604-333-3619.