Thursday, August 05, 2010

Turkey's curlers for Greenacres

The Turkish Curling Association has entered both men's and women's teams for the European Championships C Division competition. The World Curling Federation's newest member will make its debut alongside Croatia, France, Ireland, Serbia and Slovakia in the women's competition, and with Belarus, Iceland, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Serbia and Slovakia in the men's event.

The draw is online here. The competitions, at the Greenacres rink in Renfrewshire, run from Saturday, September 25 to Tuesday, September 28. The top two teams will qualify to compete in the B Division of the Le Gruyere European Championships, Champery, Switzerland, December 3-11.

This will be the first time that a C Division has been organised. Ten teams will play in A Divisions and sixteen in B Divisions at the Euros in December.

The Greenacres rink is also the venue for the European Mixed Championship, September 21-25.