Thursday, January 13, 2011

Wheels at Hamilton

The South Lanarkshire Wheelchair Curling Club are the hosts of a new international wheelchair curling event next week at Lanarkshire Ice Rink.

Teams from Germany (2), Sweden, Czech Republic and Canada will face two teams made up from the Scottish Wheelchair Squad (see here) - five of whom (Gregor Ewan, Tom Killin, Angie Malone, Michael McKenzie and Aileen Neilson) are preparing for the World Championships, February 22 - March 1, in Prague.

Also competing at Hamilton are three sides from SLWCC who Angela Higson says, "Are keen to gain the experience of competing against such quality teams."

If you would like to support the event and see some of the action, the game times are:
Tuesday 18 at 09.00, 12.30, 15.10
Wednesday 19 at 09.00, 12.30, with the Final at 15.10.