2013-14 Selections

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

WOMEN (Gold)
Gina Aitken, Naomi Brown, Rowena Kerr, Katy Richardson

WOMEN (Silver)
Hailey Duff, Ellie Fraser, Sophie Jackson, Jodie Milroy, Heather Morton, Katie Murray, Laura Ritchie, Maggie Wilson, Alison Wood, Lesley Young

MEN (Gold)
Angus Dowell, Duncan Menzies, Bruce Mouat, Derek Sloan

MEN (Silver)
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.