Provost Liz Grant
A welcome meal of traditional haggis, neeps and tatties, Perth Provost Liz Grant welcomed curlers from across the world to the inaugural City of Perth Ladies International at Dewars Centre. Provost Grant praised the organisers and recalled the the Roaring’ Game had its ancient roots in Perthshire.
Perth and Kinross Council, together with Mercure Perth Hotel and local business had pledged their support along with title sponsors EDF Energy. Many of the local business had taken the opportunity to sponsor individual teams – and during the CiviC Reception they were invited to meet their teams and wish them well.
Team Sweeting with sponsor Ptarmigan Guest House, Pitlochry
Team Pätz supported by local sponsor Reekie Group
Team Jackson with local sponsor Earnisde
Team Hasselborg with local sponsor John Gillespie Hairdressing
Team G Aitken with local sponsors Perth and Kinross Council
Team Fleury with local sponsors TCR Construction
Team Fleming with local sponsor Timelarch Ltd
Team Flaxey with local sponsor EDF Energy
Team Biktimirova with local sponsor Aberdeen Considine
Team Ogasawara with local sponsor Hay Farms
Team Muirhead with local sponsor Spirit of Wood
Team Gray with local sponsor Wyllie Recycling