The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

National Governing Body for Curling in Scotland

Wheelchair Curlers inducted into Hall of Fame

Posted on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at 12:57pm

Scottish Disability Sport held their 50th AGM on 26th September at the Windlestrae Hotel Kinross.  To a packed audience CEO Gavin McLeod  gave an excellent  account of the year’s activities and applauded the successes of all athletes at the London Paralympics.

He invited Richard Brickley MBE  to introduce the launch of the SDS Hall of Fame.  20 athletes were named and all their many and various achievements noted .  This list included 4 Wheelchair Curlers, congratulations to Valerie Robertson, Tom Killin, Michael McCreadie and posthumously Frank Duffy.  Michael McCreadie was also awarded the prestigious Glasgow Trophy, the Service to Sport award.

To see the full list of inductees and all their achievements please follow the link here.

Mike Whittingham, Director of High Performance, sportscotland Institute of Sport closed the meeting with a number of encouraging remarks  for the future of Disability Sport in Scotland.