Posted on January 13, 2009 by Dylan Anderson

Augustana Vikings curling team treated to a training session with the Chinese team as part of the Continental Cup of Curling festivities.

On December 18-21st, the City of Camrose hosted the Continental Cup of Curling. As part of the festivities, the Vikings curling team was treated to a training session with the Chinese curling team. Chinese curling has experienced a meteoric rise in world curling and has achieved remarkable international success recently.

“What a great thrill for our Viking athletes to be exposed to the skill and determination of the Chinese teams” said Greg Ryan, Director of Athletics and Recreation at Augustana.

On hand for the session was Dean of Augustana, Roger Epp. Dr. Epp offered a welcome and some gifts from Augustana for the Chinese team.

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