The Vermilion Curling Club hosted the 17th Annual Jim Smith Memorial Junior Curling Bonspiel from January 31 – February 1.
According to volunteer Doug McCrae, junior curling has been happening in Vermilion for over 50 years.
The bonspiel was split up into three divisions of Grades 4 - 6, Junior High, and Senior High.
The tournament was at maximum capacity with 30 teams participating. Teams travelled from Vegreville, Elk Point, Lloydminster, Wainwright, Kitscoty, Islay, M
Photo Kayla Gannon The Vermilion Junior Curling Club hosted a Junior Curling camp on December 7.
Children were full of excitement as an Edmonton Men’s Team led and instructed the camp.
Members included lead Glenn Venance, 2nd Chris Kennedy, 3rd Tristan Steinke, and skip Karsten Sturmay who when representing Canada, won silver at the FISU Winter Universiade in Russia. Except for the Olympic Games, the Universiade are the largest international multi-sport event in the world