Team Mouat win World University Games gold for Great Britain

Team Mouat triumphed at the 2017 World University Games in Almaty, Kazakhstan, by winning men’s curling gold after winning 11 straight games. Team Aitken represented Team GBR in the women’s competition, but fell short of the playoffs after a tiebreaker…

Weekend round-up: Titles for Team Muirhead and Aitken/Mouat

There was Scottish success in two different curling disciplines this weekend, as Team Muirhead triumphed on home turf in the Perth Ladies International and Gina Aitken/Bruce Mouat won the Latvian Mixed Doubles Curling Cup II. Muirhead’s victory was all the…

Granite glory for Team MacDonald at Aberdeen City Open

Team MacDonald warmed up for their Scottish Curling Championship defence by winning the Aberdeen City Open, defeating Alan MacDougall’s English rink in the final. Ewan MacDonald’s rink were one of 20 teams in Aberdeen, split into two groups (red and…

Weekend round-up: Team Hardie win Dumfries Open, Scots medal in Oslo

While Teams Muirhead and Smith were securing their European Championships places in Perth this weekend, there were also competitions held in Dumfries and Oslo, Norway. The Dumfries Open, part of the Goldline Scottish Curling Tour, involved 11 men’s and four…

Teams Fleming and McNay take the plaudits

Team McNay emerged victorious at the Dumfries Open, while over in Switzerland Team Fleming reached the semi-finals of the Women’s Masters Basel. The weekend also saw the Scottish Curling Senior Mixed Championship take place, and Scotland (Team Hardie) begin their…