Men’s spiel kicks off

The Alberni Valley Curling Club hosts their 62nd annual men’s bonspiel, sponsored by Quality Foods, from Feb. 13–15.

The Alberni Valley Curling Club hosts their 62nd annual men’s bonspiel, sponsored by Quality Foods, from Feb. 13–15.

There will be 32 teams participating in the event, with curlers coming from as far away as Cold Lake, Alta. This year the men will be honouring Billy McNeill from the Marpole Curling Club, in Vancouver.  This is Billy’s 50th consecutive year attending the Port Alberni Men’s Bonspiel.

Other highlights include a silent auction table to support the 2015 Tim Horton’s BC Senior Curling Championship which takes place Feb. 16–21.

The men’s bonspiel begins Friday, Feb. 13 at 2 p.m. and will wrap up with event finals on Sunday afternoon.

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