Ladies Curling Bonspiel Weekend kicks off with 40th Anniversary celebration

The Ladies Curling Bonspiel weekend kicked off with a 40th anniversary celebration of the current curling rink in Fort St. James on Feb. 12.

  • Feb. 17, 2016 11:00 a.m.
Ready to cut the cake: Mayor Rob MacDougall with past curling club president

Ready to cut the cake: Mayor Rob MacDougall with past curling club president

Barbara Latkowski

Caledonia Courier

The Ladies Curling Bonspiel weekend kicked off with a 40th anniversary celebration of the current curling rink in Fort St. James on Feb. 12.

Invited were curlers from past and present and many old photos were displayed as everyone took a stroll down memory lane.

The ever popular ladies bonspiel proves that curling is still alive and well in Fort St. James as 21 teams took to the ice this year.

A weekend full of strength, determination and some old fashioned fun made for an exciting final on Feb. 14.

This year’s winners include:

“A” event – Nadine Gingrich, Jackie Marshall, Debbie Hanley, and Karen Work

“B” event – Gladys Heart, Anne McDonald, Marianne Luck, and Bonnie Kozley

“C” event – Dianne Chermesnok, Joan Burdenuik, Sue Forshner and Sandra Davidson