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Are you ready to play in the Briar?
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Details re Online Friars’ Briar on March 26

Hi Friars,

Laverne Hautz has agreed to coordinate a one-day online bonspiel. This will take a similar format to the virtual Briar of 2021 but will take place all on one day: Saturday, March 26.
Bonspiel Schedule:
Open with zoom at 11am EST
Round robin in your pool from about 11:15am – 4pm EST (6-end games)
Zoom call around 4pm to announce playoffs
Playoffs from about 5pm – 8pm EST
Zoom call to announce winners around 8pm EST
Zoom will be open all day for folks who want to check in or visit.
Number of registrants will not be limited. Registrants will be divided into pools.
Cash prizes will be given to the winners – TBD depending on the number of registrants and pools.
How to register:
1. If you haven’t already registered at then do so. Note your nickname. You do need to register but you don’t need to subscribe. So this is free if you don’t subscribe. 
2. Send an email by March 11 to with
  •  your full name
  •  your playcurling nickname
  • your phone number 
  • your time zone
Registration for this event is free. Laverne will be in touch with the draw prior to the 26th.
If you have questions, feel free to contact Laverne directly.