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Team Tardi wins World Juniors gold

Tyler Tardi and Sterling Middleton have defended their World Junior Curling Championship title along with teammates Matthew Hall and Alex Horvath.
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Cotter wins BC Men's, Wark wins BC Scotties

The 2019 BC Men's and Women's Curling Championships in Quesnel wrapped up with Team Cotter winning the men's title and Team Wark winning the women's title.
Read more about Team Cotter's win →
Read more about Team Wark's win →

Craig, Richter win 2019 BC Senior Championship titles

The 2019 BC Senior Curling Championships were held at Trail Curling Club from February 19 to 24.
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Women's Worlds & Canadian Juniors coming to BC

The 2020 Women's World Championship is coming to Prince George and the 2020 Canadian Junior Championships is coming to Langley.
Read more about Prince George →
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Chair Peter Muir visits clubs in Northern BC

Our Chair Peter Muir spent some time in Northern BC earlier this month, visiting our friends in Taylor, Dawson Creek, Fort St. John, Prince George, Fort St. James, McBride, Valemount, Fraser Lake, Houston, Burns Lake, Vanderhoof and Mackenzie!

Teams Sato and Richards at Canada Winter Games

Team Sato and Team Richards are currently representing BC at the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, Alberta!
Full schedule and results →

Quesnel 2019 by the numbers

6 days of competition. 98 athletes and coaches. 170 volunteers. The hosting of the BC Men's and Women's Championships in Quesnel was a great moment for curling in BC.
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Smith and Pieper win 2019 BC Open Stick Championship

The 2019 BC Open Stick Curling Championship was held in Chase over the weekend of February 16 to 17. Tim Smith and Chris Pieper of Armstrong won the competition.
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February 2019
In this Issue

Message from the CEO

It's hard to believe, but 2020, the 125th anniversary of curling in BC, is only 10 months away. As Curl BC begins to make plans for the celebration of this significant milestone, we would be very interested to hear what your club would like to see promoted and celebrated next year. For example:
  • How many years has curling been in your community?
  • Is your club planning to host any special events next year that could be incorporated into the 2020 celebrations?
  • Are there any special initiatives that you would like to see Curl BC incorporate into next year's festivities?
We are already off to a great start with the announcements that the 2020 Canadian Junior Curling Championships and the 2020 World Women's Curling Championship will be held in BC.

We hope your 2018-19 curling season has been a big success. Of course, we want to do our best to support those clubs that are having to undergo extensive upgrades to their plants to meet safety codes. One way in which you can help is to make a donation through the National Sport Trust Fund to clubs in need.

Please encourage others to make a contribution online as well to ensure that all BC curling clubs have a full season of curling in 2020! If your club would like to set up a fund, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Sincerely,
Scott Braley

March Events 

2019 BC Mixed Doubles Curling Championship
Feb 26 - Mar 3 | Abbotsford

2019 BC High School Curling Championship
Feb 28 - Mar 2 | Golden Ears

2019 Connect Hearing BC Masters Curling Championships
Mar 5-10 | Nanaimo

Mixed Open Playdown
Mar 8-10 | Mission

2019 BC U18 Curling Championships
Mar 12-17 | Juan de Fuca

Level 1 Officiating Workshop
Mar 16 | Vancouver

Club Coach Workshop
Mar 16-17 | Nanaimo

PCMCA/BCIMCA Combined Championships
Mar 19-24 | Victoria

BC Club Challenge
Mar 21-24 | Abbotsford

2019 Canadian Senior Curling Championships
Mar 22-28 | Chilliwack

International Tankard
Mar 29-31 | Abbotsford
 

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Did you know that when Curl BC members purchase a policy with belairdirect, they are also supporting curling in BC? Call 1.844.357.1970 and mention that you are a Curl BC member to learn more.

Timing Workshop 

Interested in becoming a trained timing volunteer? Come to our FREE workshop on March 3 at Chilliwack Curling Club! Register here.

Club Coach Workshop 

Our next Club Coach workshop is taking place March 16 to 17 at Nanaimo Curling Centre! Register and find out more here.

Meet the Athletes videos 

Check out the last two videos in our Meet the Athletes video series: Also check out this video we made with our Canada Winter Games teams, Team Sato and Team Richards!

Nominations open for the 2019 Curl BC Awards!

We are currently accepting nominations for the 2019 Curl BC Awards! Submit your nominations for the following awards by March 31

Community Gaming Grant application period opens March 1

The application period for the Community Graming Grants runs from March 1 to May 31. Application guidelines and more can be found here.

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