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Amherst Curling Club is looking for an Ice Technician

The Amherst Curling Club is looking for an ice technician. The successful candidate will be self motivated, friendly, able to communicate well with others, and willing to learn new techniques for providing the best possible curling ice surface in our club.

Experience is preferred but training could be provided. The ice technician will be responsible for the installation of the curling ice in the fall, maintenance of the ice throughout the curling season and removal of the ice and shut down in the spring as well as a few of building maintenance items.

Volunteers are available for help at different times throughout the season as need be. The ice technician will report to the ice chairperson and work within an established budget.

Interested persons are to provide a resume or questions to the Amherst Curling Club, PO Box 71, Amherst, NS, B4H 3Y6 or via email at [email protected]

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Carter’s Sports Cresting Funspiel

The annual Year-End Mixed Curling Funspiel, sponsored by Carter’s Sports Cresting, was held last weekend (March 22 and 23) here at the Amherst Curling Club.

Twelve teams entered the draw this year with the Peter Rushton’s team defeating the Ray Fowler team in the Championship round.

The A division winner was Dan Jolly over Ron Davis.

The B division winner was Paul Hawkes over Robin Keith.

Many thanks goes out to the major sponsor Carter’s Sports Cresting for their continued support of our closing funspiel.

 

Carter's Sports Cresting Bonspiel

Carter’s Sports Cresting Bonspiel

The annual Year-End Mixed Curling Bonspiel, sponsored by Carter’s Sports Cresting, will take place March 22 23, & 24th at the Amherst Curling Club.

Six end games, open mixed format, everyone is welcome.

The First Draw starts Friday evening with entertainment Friday till closing.

The kitchen will be open for the afternoon on Saturday and everyone is welcome to drop by and enjoy the action and entertainment.

 

 

Carter's Sports Cresting Bonspiel

Carter’s Sports Cresting Bonspiel

The annual Year-End Mixed Curling Bonspiel, sponsored by Carter’s Sports Cresting, will take place March 23, 24, & 25th at the Amherst Curling Club. Six end games, open mixed format, everyone is welcome.

The First Draw starts Friday evening approximately 6:00 PM.

Entertainment provided start around 8:30 on Friday and continue till closing. Come rock out to best of the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s Hits while having some fun curling …

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 on Saturday and everyone is welcome to drop by and enjoy the action and entertainment.

 

 

Curling Club

Nova Scotia Senior Curling Championships

The 2018 Nova Scotia Senior Curling Championships will be held next week at the Amherst Curling Club.

8 men’s and 5 women’s teams will compete in the 5 day event that will qualify teams for the Canadian championships.

Come out and cheer Ray Fowler’s team who is representing the Amherst Curling Club!

 

 

Ron Davis, representing Cupe Local 3890, presents the Club Championship cups to the winning team: Robin Keith, skip; Dan Khouri, mate; Chris Collins, second and lead, Carol Oram

Amherst Curling Club Champions 2017

The Amherst Curling Club held its annual Club Championship competition this week (March 27th – 29th) here in Amherst.Amherst Curling Club Champions 2017

Congratulations to the winning team: Robin Keith, skip; Dan Khouri, mate; Chris Collins, second and lead, Carol Oram

Thanks to our sponsors who provided prizes for the competition:

  • Cupe Local 3890
  • Mansour’s Mens Wear
  • 30 Church – The Women’s Store
  • JG Jewellers
  • Focal Point Photography and Framing
  • Amherst Curling Club
A great way to end the curling season!

 

President's vs Vice President's Trophy

2017 President’s vs Vice President’s Trophy

This year John Greer’s team captured the Presidents-Vice Presidents Championship at the Amherst Curling Club. From left to right are: lead Geoff de Gannes; Second Sandra Blenkhorn; Mate Dan Khouri and skip John Greer.

Only a few more weeks until we will be having our Carter’s Sports Cresting closing bonspiel. Get your team together and sign up on the poster at the Amherst Curling Club. Only 20 spots available so sign up early.

Any questions please contact Paul Hawkes at 902-661-4264 or email [email protected]

Carter's Sports Cresting closing bonspiel