Curling fever sweeps the Borders

THE recent success of the Scots/British team in Sochi has shot the sport of curling well and truly into the limelight.

And at Border Ice Rink, Kelso, a new wave of future champions are taking to the ice, as well as those who just want to try out and enjoy a new activity.

Curling youth league compete against each other at Kelso Ice Rink, 28th Jan 2014.

Curling youth league compete against each other at Kelso Ice Rink, 28th Jan 2014.

The Curling Development Group are holding a series of Try Curling sessions to coincide with the Winter Olympics and sessions are available, free of charge, on Monday, February 24 (4.45pm - 6.15pm); Saturday, March 1 (9.15am-11:30am and 1.30pm-3.30pm); Thursday, March 6 (12.15pm-1.45pm).

For further information or to register please contact Liz Cullen at liz@royalcaledoniancurlingclub.org or telephone 01573 224 744/07745 428 130. Website: www.bordericerink.co.uk

Read more in next week’s Southern Reporter.