Wheelchair National Team

 

Wheelchair Curling National Team

Toyota USA Curling National Team

The Toyota USA Curling National Team was determined July 6-7 at the Four Seasons CC.  Congratulations to the eight athletes named to the national team. Click here to read the story.

Click here to read more about the World B Wheelchair Championship this November where Team USA will try to earn a berth to the 2020 world championship.

Main program contacts:

The wheelchair curling program began in the U.S. in the 1990s. The sport relies upon skill and strategy with minor rules modifications from the original sport.

The World Wheelchair Championship began in 2002 and the sport was included as a medal sport in the Paralympic Winter Games for the first time in 2006.

The National Wheelchair Curling Team is sponsored by: ToyotaBrakebush, Sitrin, & Volt.

Important dates

Competitions:

Wetzikon International, Oct. 11-13, Wetzikon, Switzerland; 9th place

Stirling International, Oct. 15-18, Stirling, Scotland; 5th place 

2020 World Wheelchair Qualifier, Nov. 27-Dec. 2, Lohja, Finland

Lohja International, Jan. 20-25, Lohja, Finland

Important training dates:

Oct. 31-Nov. 2 Joint training camp with Canada

Feb. 12-16, training camp in Phoenix

2021 Team Trials and 2022 Paralympic Team Trials:

Announcement (10/28/2019)

Upcoming key dates:

April 16-17, 2020: Pre-Trials

May 28-29, 2020: 2021 National Team Selection Trials