2017 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship Begins Monday – Team SK Ready to Hit the Ice!

As the 2017 Canadian Wheelchair Championship is set to get underway Monday, Team Saskatchewan is looking for another strong performance on the national stage.

This years championship will be hosted in Montreal, Quebecat theClub de curling Boucherville in the Complexe sportif Duval Auto. It will be the third time this event will be hosted at this venue.

We want to introduce you to Team Saskatchewan for this years championship:

Skip: Gil Dash (Wolseley, SK)
Third: Marie Wright (Moose Jaw, SK)
Second: Darwin Bender (Regina, SK)
Lead: Larry Schrader (Regina, SK)
Assistant Coach: Lloyd Thiele (Moose Jaw, SK)
Head Coach: Lorraine Arguin (Moose Jaw, SK)

Photo Courtesy Curling Canada

Team Saskatchewan have won this event twice in the past four years, with all four members being a part of those championship teams! They took home the championship on soil last year at the Regina Callie Curling Club, along with the 2012 title in Thunder Bay, Ontario! Good Luck & Good Curling Team Saskatchewan! You can read up on the full Curling Canada Preview of the eventhere.

You can find all scores/results throughout the week at the Curling Canada website, or click here.

Team Saskatchewan Draw Times:

Draw #1 (Monday April 24 @ 4 p.m.) – ON vs. SK
Draw #2 (Tuesday April 25 @ 11 a.m.) – SK vs. NS
Draw #3 (Tuesday April 25 @ 4 p.m.) – NL vs. SK
Draw #4 (Wednesday April 26 @ 11 a.m.) – BS vs. SK
Draw #5 (Wednesday April 26 @ 4 p.m.) – MB vs. SK
Draw #6 (Thursday April 27 @ 11 a.m.) – AB vs. SK
Draw #7 (Thursday April 27 @ 4 p.m.) – SK vs. NO
Draw #8 (Friday April 28 @ 10 a.m.) – SK vs. QC
Draw #9 (Friday April 28 @ 3 p.m.) – SK vs. NB
Playoffs (Saturday April 29) – TBD

Photo Courtesy Curling Canada