Atkins Classic moving to Assinboine
(May 18, 2016) -- Rob Atkins owner of Atkins Curling Supplies is proud to announce that the Assiniboine Memorial Curling Club will be the new host of the Atkins Curling Classic which will run October 14th-17th, 2016 in Winnipeg, Mb. Club Manager Paul Batchelor indicates how pleased the AMCC Board of Directors is in being awarded the Atkins Curling Supplies Classic with assurances that the hard working staff and volunteers will do their utmost to assist in delivering a first class Event.
The Atkins Curling Supplies Classic is one of Manitobas Premiere Womens Curling Bonspiels. The event enters its 10th year and will once again be affiliated with the World Curling and Manitoba Curling Tours (WCT/MCT). The event will feature 24 competitive womens teams, showcasing the best of womens curling. In the past, the event has attracted women’s teams from China, Japan, Korea, Russia, and the USA, as well as the top level teams from Manitoba and surrounding provinces.
Teams will compete for a Purse of $20,000 CAD and Canadian Team Ranking System (CTRS) points. Atkins Curling Supplies will remain the Title Sponsor and will be joined by several companies supporting the event at various sponsorship levels.