China's men and women both won their gold medal matches at the Pacific Curling Championships in Beijing today. The men beat Australia and the women defeated Japan. All four teams have berths in the world championships later this season. China and Japan will play at Vernon, BC, in the Ford World Women's Championship 2008, and China and Australia in Grand Forks, North Dakota, in the Men's World Championship 2008.
All the results from the Pacific Championships are here.
The photo of the two gold medal winning teams is courtesy of Keith Wendorf.
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