CHARLOTTETOWN – The 2015 Canada Winter Games are being held in Prince George, B.C., Feb. 13 to March 1, 2015. The men’s curling event will take place during Week 1 and the women’s event in Week 2.
In preparation, Curl P.E.I. is conducting the P.E.I. selection trials from Jan. 30 to Feb. 2, 2014, at the Charlottetown Curling Complex. The trials will qualify two men’s teams and two women’s teams to be named the Curl P.E.I. 2015 training teams.
The 2015 P.E.I. Canada Games curling teams (one men’s and one women’s) will be named after a best-of-three game series held between the training teams. The winner of each series will be Team P.E.I. This competition will be held on a weekend in November 2014.
Entry deadline for this month’s trials is Jan. 2, 2014, and all entries must be made online at PEICurling.com.
In order to compete, curlers shall be a maximum of 17 years of age on Dec. 31, 2014; therefore they must be born on or since Jan. 1, 1997.
The coaches of the teams associated with the training teams must be NCCP Competition Introduction certified, in order to continue on the training process with the team. Each coach will have to complete the CCA Canada Winter Games Professional Development Module prior to the final competition.
Entries to date are displayed at the event website: PEICurling.com/canadagames.