Sportsnet announces Grand Slam TV dates
Sportsnet has announced its 2012-13 Grand Slam of Curling event schedule.
The tour features a stop in Kelowna from December 12 to 16.
The tour gets underway November 14 with The Masters in Brantford, Ontario, and also features events in Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia and Toronto.
Now owned and operated by Sportsnet, the Grand Slam of Curling looks set to continue to draw top curlers from around the world and huge TV audiences.
The schedule, unveiled yesterday, is:
• The Masters, November 14-18, 2012
Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre, Brantford, ON
Tickets can be purchased at www.themastersgrandslam.com
• The Canadian Open, December 12-16, 2012
Prospera Place, Kelowna, B.C.
Tickets can be purchased at the Prospera Place box office near Gate 1 or at www.selectyourtickets.com
• The National, January 23-27, 2013
Civic Centre, Port Hawkesbury, N.S.
Tickets will go on sale starting October 9 and can be purchased at the Civic Centre box office at 902-625-2591 or at www.phcivic.com
• The Players’ Championship, April 16-21, 2013
Mattamy Athletic Centre, Toronto
Ticket information, including on sale date, will be announced at a later date
Sportsnet will air all of the Grand Slam of Curling events, and will partner with CBC to broadcast The Masters and The Players’ Championship.
Broadcast details will be announced in the coming weeks.