CURLING DOUBLES NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP 2016
Marc HANSEN and Ian MUNN 1st National Curling Doubles Champions
For the first time, the Luxembourg Curling Union organized a National Doubles Championship this weekend!!!
This new competition is going to be played at the Olympic Games in South-Korea 2018 for the first time with one woman and one man.
In Luxembourg, it is played for 1 man and one woman, two women or two men.
In a Round Robin, the 4 teams played each one against each one and the results were very close in all matches:
- Marc HANSEN/Ian MUNN 6 points, 13 ends, 23 stones
- Candice RICHARDS/Dan KELLY 4 points, 12 ends, 20 stones
- Karen WAUTERS/ Marco ETIENNE 2 points, 11 ends, 23 stones
- Susi BENOY/Alex BENOY 0 points, 10 ends, 19 stones
The GOLD MEDAL GAME was thereafter won by MARC HANSEN + IAN MUNN by 7-5 against Candice Richards + Dan Kelly.
And Karen Waters + Marco Etienne won the Bronze Medal Game against Susi + Alex Benoy by 8-4.
The photo shows the players with Marc HANSEN 3rd and Ian MUNN 4th from left.
Thank you for publishing these news in your media,
Alex Benoy, Luxbg Curling Union President, 621 141 290Invitation-Doubles-2016