Competition Name: Mixed Invitation Weekend
Trophy Presented by: BASF
Type Of Competition: Two section bonspiel, split into high and low road
Organised By: Border Ice Rink Club
Entry: By Invitation from the Border Ice Rink Club
Sponsored By: W J Blair Jewellers & Peter Bowyer.
Last Played: Friday 24th - Sunday 26th November 2023
Next Played: Friday 22nd - Sunday 24th November 2024 (Provisional)
The mixed invitation (formally the BASF) started in 1980 and has been one of the most sought after invitations in the curling circuit. During this time there has only been one cancellation due to heavy snowfall, however, covid came along and caused a further two non-playing years. Teams from as far as Tain, Wales and Russia have enjoyed weekends of curling and fellowship at this event. With visiting teams and local teams playing their games over three days and still having time for a very sociable weekend.
Section games were played on Friday & Saturday
The following games were played on Sunday 26th November.
The table shows the final ranking.
Debbie Higgins, Bill Byers, Helen Forbes & Paul Jess(Skip)
Lucy Tile (Skip), Andy Adams, Elspeth Bell, Matt Tile