Sunday, Jan 21, 2018
Team Neighbour wins gold at wheelchair championship
By Rebecca Conn-Price, Curl BC
Team Neighbour sweeps to gold at the Championships.
he Richmond rink of Darryl Neighbour has won gold at the 2018 BC Wheelchair Curling Championship.
Neighbour, who won a gold medal alongside Jim Armstrong at the Vancouver 2010 Paralympics, was joined by Gary Cormack at second. Cormack, from Surrey, was a 2011, 2013, and 2015 BC champion and 2010 national champion. Third Bob MacDonald and lead Janice Ing – who both hail from Vancouver – were on last year’s BC championship team.
The team triumphed over Team Duddy from Quesnel and Team Sticks ‘n’ Stones from Langley at the event at Langley Curling Centre from Jan. 12-14.
Team Neighbour will now represent BC at the Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship in Leduc, Alberta, from Mar. 26-31, 2018.
The winning team’s roster is:
Team Neighbour (Richmond Curling Centre)
Visit here to see the results of all the draws.
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