WINNIPEG — The Fort Rouge Curling Club has been chosen to host the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship.
It will be the second-straight year the Canadian Mixed event will be decided in Manitoba, after Swan River hosted 2018 championship.
“We’re very much looking forward to working with Curling Canada in staging this important event during our 100th Anniversary season as a club,” said Jim MacGregor, president of the Fort Rouge Curling Club.
“It’s going to be an exciting time for our planning committee, staff, and members as we welcome players and visitors from across our country to ‘The Home of Friendly Curling.’”
The winner of the 2019 Canadian Mixed Championship will represent Canada at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship, with dates and a location yet to be announced.
The national four-player championship will be held November 5-10, 2018. Winnipeg has previously hosted the event in 1974 and 1981.
CBC Sports will provide live streaming coverage of the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship, through to the gold-medal game.