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Roy Tateyama Memorial Award Nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Roy Tateyama Memorial Award. This award is given annually to honour a current or past member of the Vancouver Nisei Curling Club who has demonstrated exceptional service and support to the Vancouver Nisei Curling Club. Nominations will be taken from the current members, and the recipient chosen

Vancouver Grand Aggregate Winner

Congratulations to Team Imai (Skip Tony Imai, Third Ruby Maeno, Second Pat Maihara, Lead Ken Ichiiwa) who beat out Team Nishi (Skip Ben Nishi, Third Arlene Yoshida, Second Dennis Matsui, Lead Richard Nomura) in a fierce battle on Sunday, Feb. 7, to become this year’s Vancouver Nisei Grand Aggregate winner.

Congratulations Laurie Shimizu

Laurie Shimizu’s Masters team came 2nd in the Abbotsford Senior Ladies spiel in November. Laurie curls in the Vancouver Nisei League.


All spares are placed on teams from a pool and not by individual teams or persons. If you will need a spare for yourself or someone on your team, contact Judy via text only at 604-813-6083 no later than 5 pm on the Friday before the game. She will be happy to supply a spare.

Name Tags

If any Vancouver Nisei League curlers have lost or damaged their name tags, please inform either Judy or Arlene. They would be happy to replace them at no cost. All new members will receive a complimentary name tag.