Edinburgh International Competitions 2016

The 2016 Edinburgh International Curling Championship will take place this year between 4th and 6th November 2016 – again to accommodate the earlier running of the European Curling Championships.  The organising committee is running three competitions this year on behalf of the Edinburgh Curling Club, based at the Murrayfield Curling Rink; the Edinburgh International competition itself and two senior events for curlers o

Edinburgh International Curling Championship, 2016

The Edinburgh International Curling 2015_Winners_On Ice_webChampionships is open to any four male curlers.  The standard of competition will be as high this year as in previous years with teams from Europe as well as host nation, Scotland fighting it out for the famous old “World’s Trophy” – presented to the winners of the competition, and the “Berne Bear”, presented to the losing finalists.

Pic : 2015 Winners – Team K. Smith

The 2016 competition will take place from 4th – 6th November and is the last major competition on the circuit before the European Curling Championships in Glasgow later that month.

Entry forms are available here

Edinburgh International Senior Championships, 2016

There are separate competitions again this year for senior ladies and senior men.  The two competitions run concurrently from 18th – 20th November and will be run in groups, leading to the knock-out stages on the Sunday.  Depending on entries, there will be up to 12 senior ladies team and 16 senior men’s teams.

There is a growing, if informal seniors circuit in Scotland, of which the two Edinburgh International competitions are proud to be an integral part.

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Pic Left : 2015 Senior Mens Winners – Team Prentice
Pic Right : 2015 Senior Womens Winners – Team Adams