The Goldline Scottish Curling Tour event in Forfar and TCT Curl Fest event finished yesterday with a Final between Team Mike Dick and Team Grant Barr.
Team Barr got off to a strong start and never looked back to lift the trophy.Many thanks to all teams who participated in a very successful event. For the first time points were secured for The Scottish Curling tour and The Over 50's Caledonian Tour.The SCT now moves on to Dumfries International while the next TCT event will be the Edinburgh International.
The Forfar Curl Fest is half way through the round robin stage.
The Red Section is currently topped by Team Mike Dick, winning their first two games against Grant Barr and David Jones. Local team, skipped by Jim Menzies but fourth stone thrown by Doug Wilson, had a well controlled game this morning against Sheila MacFarlane to currently sit second with two more games to come. The other game this morning saw John Sharp take on Grant Barr. Team Barr came away with a convincing win to get their first win on the...
The Goldline Scottish Curling Tour heads to Forfar this weekend for Curl Fest. Play starts on Friday the 3rd of November at 6pm. 2 sections of 6 will fight it out across the weekend with the finals taking place on Sunday. Forfar Indoor Sports is looking forward to welcoming rinks from around Scotland, England & beyond to the Forfar Curl Fest for 2017.
For further info the FIS website can be found here
Section A saw wins for Pougher over Blair (10-2), and Bryce over Morton (7-2). Section B saw Taylor with a convincing win over Gallacher (11-0), and McNay with an equally convincing win (7-0) over Braehead runners up Hare in four ends.
One Section A game saw Blair post their first win of the competition over Morton (8-2), with Jamieson stealing 2 in the last end to defeat Pougher (7-6). Gallacher fought back after their morning defeat to defeat Hare (6-3), and McNay took a comfortable win over Harm...
The second session of round robin games is currently on the ice at Dumfries Ice Bowl.
Each section comprises 5 teams - so 2 games per session with one team having a bye.
This afternoon's session saw Bryce defeat Pougher, and Jamieson defeat Blair in Section A. Gallacher was the stronger team in their match up against McNay, and Taylor beat Harmjanz. (byes for Morton in Section A, and Hare in Section B)