Over the course of the last week or so, the Royal Caledonian Curling Club has announced its Performance Programme Selections, Academy Selections and Winter University Games Nominations for the 2013-14 season.
I will run down each list in full – as we get ever closer to Sochi 2014, I am sure these selections will cause debate and intrigue. Why not take a look at what people are saying about these squads on the Scottish Curling Forum?
2013-14 British & Scottish Performance Programmes
Scott Andrews, Tom Brewster, Greg Drummond, Michael Goodfellow, David Murdoch
Logan Gray, Grant Hardie, Hamilton McMillan Jnr, Jay McWilliam, Billy Morton, Glen Muirhead, Thomas Muirhead, Ross Paterson, Cameron Smith, Kyle Smith, Kyle Waddell, Richard Woods
Vicki Adams, Claire Hamilton, Eve Muirhead, Anna Sloan, Hannah Fleming, Lauren Gray, Jennifer Dodds, Alice Spence
Mhairi Baird, Jennifer Martin, Sarah Reid, Hazel Smith, Lorna Vevers, Vicki Wright, Rebecca Kesley, Rachel Hannen
Ian Donaldson, Gregor Ewan, Jim Gault, Gill Keith, Tom Killin, Angie Malone, Robert McPherson, Aileen Neilson
These selections are valid from 1 May 2013 to 31 July 2014. The RCCC have the list here along with links to information about the programmes.
2013-14 Royal Club Academy Programme
Gina Aitken, Naomi Brown, Rowena Kerr, Katy Richardson
Hailey Duff, Ellie Fraser, Sophie Jackson, Jodie Milroy, Heather Morton, Katie Murray, Laura Ritchie, Maggie Wilson, Alison Wood, Lesley Young
Angus Dowell, Duncan Menzies, Bruce Mouat, Derek Sloan
Robin Brydone, Gregor Cannon, James Carswell, Ross Fraser, Calum Greenwood, Thomas Halder, Alasdair Schreiber, Stuart Taylor
The RCCC page announcing these selections is here.
2013 Winter University Games Team Nominations
Women – Hannah Fleming, Lauren Gray, Jennifer Dodds, Abi Brown, Alice Spence
Men – Kyle Smith, Thomas Muirhead, Kyle Waddell, Cameron Smith, Grant Hardie
More details about the Unviersity Games and the team chosen are here.