2018 Paralympic Team tryout events added

July 10, 2017, 10:29 a.m. (ET)

USA Curling is scheduling the first of several events that will lead to the final selection of the five athletes who will be nominated to the U.S.

Paralympic Team for the sport of wheelchair curling at the 2018 Paralympic Winter Games.  As such the Athlete Selection Procedures 2018 Paralympic Winter Games, Wheelchair Curling, dated Aug. 2, 2016, require a notice be posted at www.usacurl.org at least 45 days prior to the competition. This posting will serve as that notice.

Event:  September Team Training Camp to start no earlier than Sept. 1, 2017, and no later than Sept. 14, 2017.  Location is intended to be the Korean Paralympic Training Center in Icheon, South Korea.  An alternate camp location will be the Four Seasons Curling Club, in Blaine, Minn.

This event is open only to the eight athletes selected from the 2017 Wheelchair Curling Team Trials. To review the selection procedures, click here.

All questions or comments can be address to National Wheelchair Curling Coach Rusty Schieber at rusty.schieber@usacurl.org.