Fred Thomson wins BC Senior Men’s Curling Championship

Thomson competed with skip Bob Ursel's rink, which defeated Wes Craig 7-2 in the final.

Fred Thomson practises at the Nelson Curling Club.

Fred Thomson practises at the Nelson Curling Club.

Nelson’s Fred Thomson is celebrating a provincial championship.

Thomson was second on Bob Ursel’s Kelowna-based rink as the team defeated Wes Craig 7-2 in six ends Sunday to capture the BC senior men’s title in Richmond.

Ursel’s rink were first after the round robin with a 6-1 record.

Thomson will next travel with the team to represent BC at the Canadian Senior Curling Championships, March 28 to April 2 in Digby, NS.