December 18

Ladies rock the house in Nelson

The Nelson Curling Centre hosted its Annual Ladies Bonspiel earlier this month.

The Nelson Curling Centre hosted its Annual Ladies Bonspiel earlier this month. The two-day event featured eight teams from Nelson and three from Castlegar. (LEFT) Eventual B event winners (L-R) Marcie Stefiuk, Allison Sutherland and Marla Dreher compete in one of the Sunday morning games with their skip Jill Winters waiting for the incoming rock.  The ladies recreational league is always taking new participants and those interested can join midway through the season. The Star will feature more on this event in an upcoming edition.

 

 

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