Nelson Open Benefit Bonspiel!

Hello Kootenay Curlers,

The Creston Curling Club will be hosting an “Open Benefit Bonspiel ”  Nov 1- 3 , 2019 with all proceeds coming from this event going to support the Nelson Curling Club’s effort to obtain a new ice plant.   The cost to enter this fund raising event is $240 per team.   We are hoping to attract 48 teams of women, men’s, juniors  or mixed players from the Kootenays to support the Nelson Curling Club in their effort to establish a new ice plant.  The bonspiel will start on Thurs, October 31 for Creston teams if 48 teams are registered for this event.   The Bonspiel will include a Friday Social and Saturday Steak Barbeque.  This Spiel is being organized by Butterfly Committee with support coming from the Creston and Nelson Curling Clubs and others in the Kootenays.  More details will be provided over the summer months!  We will ensure you have a good time while attending this worthwhile fund raising event.  The Nelson Curling Club is integral to the regional makeup of the sport of curling in the Kootenays.  Please come to Creston and give  your support to help get the Nelson Curling Centre operational for the next curling season.    Please contact either Terry, Nando or Ross to get registered.

Creston Teams – contact Ross Gowan- 250-428-9866 or

Out of Town Teams – contact Terry O’Connor -250-428-5627 or

Nelson Teams – contact Nando Salviulo – 250-551-3454 or or see

Nelson Curling Club – contact Karen McGinnis at