'Captain Underpants and the Curling Irons' took best costume honours at the Selkirk College Curling Night on Sunday

Selkirk College students wrap up the curling season in Castlegar

Teams of mostly first-timers hit the sheets and had a ton of fun.

“Captain Underpants and the Curling Irons” took best costume honours at the Selkirk College Curling Night on Sunday, March 24.

About 20 Selkirk College students had the Castlegar Curling Club all to themselves on Sunday, March 24, in the final curling event of the season at the club.

Many were clearly first-timers and there were a number of falls, but no serious injuries seen during our short time covering the event.

Laughter and high-fives were happening in abundance as rocks careened across the sheets. Many of the students were clearly giving it their all and having a great time.


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