SUMMERSIDE – The Silver Fox Curling and Yacht Club in Summerside is this year’s host for the Curl P.E.I. Provincial Masters Curling Championships, Jan. 27-30, with men’s and women’s divisions for curlers age 60 and over. Those rinks planning to compete in these championships must register by Thursday.
Defending champions are the Mel Bernard rink from the host club, who are seeking their fourth consecutive P.E.I. Masters title, and the Diane MacKay foursome from the Charlottetown and Cornwall clubs.
Winners and runners-up in both the men’s and the women’s divisions earn the right to compete in the Maritime Masters Championships, March 14-17 at the Cornwall Curling Club. The winning teams, or the highest-finishing men’s and women’s rinks that choose to attend, are also invited to participate in the 2014 ATB Financial Canadian Masters Championships, March 31 to Apr. 6 at the Coaldale Granite Curling Club in Coaldale, Alta.
Entry fee and entry deadline for the P.E.I. championships is Thursday, Jan. 2. Entries to date are displayed at the event website: PEICurling.com/masters.