The Comox Valley Curling Club will host the 2022 B.C. Junior Curling Championships Feb. 22-27. Black Press photo

The Comox Valley Curling Club will host the 2022 B.C. Junior Curling Championships Feb. 22-27. Black Press photo

Comox Valley Curling Club to host 2022 BC Junior Championships

Curl BC has announced that the Comox Valley Curling Club will host the 2022 B.C. Junior Curling Championships. The Under-21 event will take place Jan. 25-30, 2022.

“As our club’s membership base has shown enormous growth in recent years, I am thrilled to see the emergence from our junior program of a number of young curlers ready to compete at the provincial level,” CVCC manager Keith Parry said. “The Comox Valley Curling Club is thrilled to fully support them, as well as warmly welcome all BC junior curlers and their families to our beautiful community, by hosting this exciting event. We can’t wait!”

Kamloops has been selected to host B.C.’s flagship curling event, the 2022 men’s and women’s curling championships. The two championships will be held at the same time from Jan. 4-9.

It is not yet known if COVID-19 safety protocols such as mask-wearing and distancing will be required for these events, Curl BC said. However, it is not anticipated that these will be “bubble” events.

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