Three Scottish men's teams and one Scottish women's team are in action this weekend at World Curling Tour Europe events in Bern and Zurich ahead of the European playoffs next weekend.
Twenty five men's teams are in Bern including three Canadian teams and one USA team. Tom Brewster with Duncan Fernie, Ron Brewster and Colin Campbell take on one of the Canadian teams in their first round game tomorrow morning while David Murdoch, Ewan McDonald, Peter Smith and Euan Byers take on a Swiss team skipped by Pascal Heimann. Warwick Smith's team of Craig Wilson, Glen Muirhead, in for David Smith, and Ross Hepburn face another Swiss team skipped by Pascal Hess.
The website for results from Bern is here. (Added later: this link might work better)
Meanwhile Kelly Wood's team of Jackie Lockhart, Lorna Vevers and Lyndsay Wood are in Zurich for the Grasshopper Women's Masters, she takes on Marlene Albrecht in her first round game tomorrow at the very precise time of 11.20a.m.
The website for results from Zurich is here.
Top: Tom Brewster. Above: Kelly Wood. Both pics from last season by Bob.
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