- Written by Paul Batchelor
Subject: January Club UpdateHappy new year!
As we enter what will prove to be an exciting 2017, CurlManitoba would like to remind all clubs of a few upcoming events.MANITOBA OPEN: The continued success of the MB Open requires the support of curling clubs in Manitoba and specifically Winnipeg and surrounding area. This event assists in keeping Manitoba with the lowest membership fees in the country. We ask all clubs to encourage your members to either participate in the Manitoba Open Jan 19 – 23 (6 games guarantee) or the HALFspiel Jan 20-22 (3 game guarantee). Only two days left to register. Click here to register your team.CANOLA GROWERS JUNIOR PROVINCIALS Jan 1 – 6, 2017
St. Vital and Pembina Curling Clubs are hosting a great event. Support your athletes, clubs and events by watching some exceptional curling. Don’t forget to check www.curlmanitoba.org shortly after the finals as CurlManitoba posts a new initiative “10 in 30”. The final men’s and women’s games will be posted in an abbreviated format for all those unable to witness the game live. Click on the following link to find this feature: http://www.curlmanitoba.org/junior-mens#.WGu7IGczWpoPROVINCIAL SCOTTIES presented by MONSANTO Jan 24 – 29, 2017. The Eric Coy Arena will be the place to be! Come support the Charleswood Curling Club as the best women’s teams in Manitoba complete to represent Manitoba at the 2017 National Scotties. Olympic Champion Jennifer Jones, 2016 Manitoba Champion and recent Grand Slam winner Kerri Einarson are among the competitors in the event. Click here for more information on this event.BEST WESTERN MIXED DOUBLES Try your hand at Curling’s newest Olympic Sport – Mixed Doubles Curling. The Best Western Mixed Doubles event will be hosted in Stonewall February 2 – 5, 2017. The winner of the Provincial Mixed Doubles Championship receives their entry fee and uniform for Mixed Doubles Nationals. Click here to enter your team.
Please check out the CurlManitoba bonspiel planner page. CurlManitoba posts all bonspiel in Manitoba the clubs provide. Please support your nearby clubs!