Information on Memorial Curling Tryouts

Curling at Memorial is a self-funded sport. Although not funded at the varsity level, the CIS affiliation of curling requires that curling rosters and eligibility of student-athlete be verified by the institution and that responsibility has been assumed by the Division of Athletics.


MUN CurlingIn an effort to ensure that all students at Memorial are offered an opportunity to be involved, Curling NL has offered to be involved in the selection process of teams and athletes. All interested students must be full-time at Memorial and meet all other eligibility criteria as required by the CCA, who is a partner with CIS in the delivery of the CIS National Curling Championship.

 

This year, the CIS Championships is being held in Kamloops, BC March 20-24. Teams must qualify for the CIS Championship at the Atlantic University Curling Championship. The date has not yet been finalized for this event.


If MUN students have any interest in participating on a MUN curling team, the starting point of a selection process will be as follows:


Men's Curling 

teams will be considered for selection to represent MUN in Atlantic Curling Championship. This event would be a self-funded participation, which students responsible for costs of participation. Teams must sign-up by emailing seahawks@mun.ca

 

This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it by Wednesday, November 14th. A team representative must email the following information. Team member names by position, contact information (email/cell#) for each person and MUN student #'s
NAME, Position, Phone, Email, Student #


Women's Curling 

As there are not enough identified teams to have a qualifier, individual athletes may sign up to be considered for selection to a team that on a self-funded basis would represent Memorial at the Atlantic Curling Championship. This event would be a self-funded participation, which students responsible for costs of participation.

 

Any interested athlete must sign up by emailing sea-hawks@mun.ca This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it by Wednesday, November 14th. Individuals must be available for selection process on Saturday, November 17th, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm, at the ReMax Centre. The student must provide the following information and must include a maximum 50 word curling experience bio
NAME Position Phone Email Student #

 


This early selection is required to provide advance notice to enable team members to fundraise to support travel.

 


If you have any questions outside of submitting expressions of interest, please contact Michelle Healey, Director of Athletics, Memorial University – mhealey@mun.ca