The ZEN-NOH World Women’s Curling Championship begins Saturday, March 14th and goes through Sunday, March 22nd. It takes place in Sapporo, Japan this year.
Team Aileen Sormunen will represent the USA. You can read more about how they clinched their spot in the world championship here.
Team Jennifer Jones will represent Canada. They earned their spot by defeating Team Val Sweeting 6-5 in the gold medal game of the Scotties Tournament of Hearts back on February 22nd.
The championship itself has a website which can be accessed here.
ESPN3 will provide coverage of Team Canada’s games for American audiences. Of particular interest will be the USA – Canada game, which takes place at 1:00 AM EDT on Tuesday, March 17th.