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GB curlers slide into top form

GB curlers slide into top form
wheelchair curling

Great Britain's preparations for the wheelchair curling event at next year's Winter Paralympics received the perfect boost with two consecutive tournament wins against top-class opposition.

The squad followed up victory in last week's Cathy Kerr International Bonspiel in Ottawa with another success at the US Open International Wheelchair Bonspiel.

Aileen Neilson's team sealed a 6-5 triumph over Canada in the US Open final after beating USA 5-3 to get there.

The events provided the perfect platform to try out different combinations of players before selection for the Paralympics is finalised.

Aileen Neilson’s rink are perfectly poised for PyeongChang selection after sealing a second tournament victory in a week at th