Attached below is the membership form for the upcoming 2016 -2017 curling season. A reminder that the early bird discount deadline has changed this year and is now June 30th (that’s this month!)
We’re doing it again! Come join us for our Rockin’ Casino Night on May 14th, 2016.
The 2016 Club Championship was played March 28th – 30th with a full draw. Everyone had a great time! Thanks to Joan Cameron for organizing this event and local businesses J&G Jewellers, Mansours, Focal Point & 30 Church for supporting this event with great prizes.
Round#3 – Jan 4 to Jan 18
Skip, Roger Bacon, 3rd. Kathy Craib, 2nd. Walter Curry, Lead Glen Hudson
Skip Ron Hoeg, 3rd. Carter Levy, 2nd. Marjorie Brown, Lead Ron Estabrooks (No Pic)
Round#4 – Jan 25 to Feb 12
Skip Steve Cameron, 3rd. Cindy Cameron, 2nd. Linda Harrison, Lead Arnold Blenkhorn
Skip Kathy Craib, 3rd Susan Hudson, 2nd. Brian Trenholm, Lead Debbie Shipley
Round#5 BACON Par 3 Feb 24 – Mar 9, 2016
Skip, Steve Cameron, 3rd. Susan Hudson, 2nd. Brian Shipley, Lead Debbie Shipley
Skip, Brian Faught, 3rd. Carter Levy, 2nd. Alan Baldock / Alice Duxbury, Lead Wayne Dupuis
Hotshots Competition / Closing Dinner pictures:
The Annual Ladies hotshots competition sponsored by Underfoot Flooring was played March 22nd, 2016 with 21 ladies participating.
The results were:
1st: Joan Cameron with 18 points (out of a potential 30)
2nd: Sandra Blenkhorn with 17 points
3rd: Alice Duxbury with 16 points
Thanks to Rhonda Perry (Underfoot Flooring) for organizing. Everyone had a great time. Congratulations Joan!
The annual Amherst Curling Club, Year End Mixed Bonspiel, sponsored by Carter’s Sports Cresting, took place on March 18/19, 2016.
12 Teams entered the event.
Winner – Kathleen Trites, Lary Trites, Ron Sutherland, Jane Bradley
1st Runner-Up – Kathy Craib, Ed Gogan, Rob LeMoine, Cindy Cameron
A Division Winner – Paul Hawkes, Denise Demone, John Greer, Theresa Hawkes, (spare Ted MacKinnon)
B Division Winner – Robin Keith, Rhonda Perry, Jeff Morris, Kerry Lee Morris-Cormier and spares
Door Prize Winner – Lary Trites, StormTec Jacket
50/50 Winner – Karen Rushton
Joanne Carter – McDonald’s Treat Basket (donated by McDonald’s restaurant)
Ed Gogan – Blanket, Cooler Bag, T-shirt (donated by Labatt’s & Heritage Gas)
Paul Hawkes – A&W Mug & Certificates (donated by A&W restaurant)
Denise Demone – BBQ Basket (donated by Lisa Gilbert)
Lorna Davis – Heater (donated by Amherst Home Hardware)
Congratulations to all participants and thanks to all of the volunteers and supports of this great event.
Thanks again to Mark and Brenda Carter for their terrific support of this event and to the Amherst Curling Club.
During the month of January and February, the Mens League played in the annual President’s vs Vice President’s Trophy.
The winner of the Double Round Robin event was the team of Paul Hawkes, Brian Faught, John Greer and Paul Coulter (missing from photo)
The annual Year-End Mixed Curling Bonspiel, sponsored by Carter’s Sports Cresting, will be running this weekend at the Amherst Curling Club.
The First Draw starts Friday evening approximately 6:00 PM with a second draw starting around 7:30 PM.
DJ Dan will be entertaining everyone from 8:30 till closing Friday night.
Saturday’s action begins at 9:00 AM with the Champions ship games scheduled for 6:00 PM.
The kitchen will be open for the afternoon and everyone is welcome to drop by and enjoy the action and entertainment.
Come join us for the last Pizza Curling of the 2015/2016 season!