The final day of the 2nd Annual Richmond International Cashspiel saw round robin winners Alberta blank 4th place hosts Richmond 15-0 in 6 ends in the first semi-final. Armstrong's Canada II squad took just 7 ends to defeat Michael McCreadie's Great Britain team 13-5 in the other semi-final.
Alberta will play Armstrong for the trophy and the $1500 1st prize. Richmond plays Great Britain for 3rd.
Alberta 15-0 (6 ends) Richmond
Canada II (Armstrong) 13-5 (7ends) Great Britain
Alberta v. Canada II
Great Britain v. Richmond
With $50 at stake for each game won during the week, the other teams also played this morning, Manitoba edging Victoria 6-5 and Austgarden beating
For team line-ups see entry for Day 1 December 10
The sponsors, Hosting BC, the Rick Hanson Foundation, the City of Richmond and the Richmond Centre for Disability, not only provided for a cash prize pool of $5,000 but also gave travel grants of $2,000 to the British team and $750 each to Alberta and Manitoba to help defray expenses. Victoria also received assistance from Hanson's Wheels in Motion.
Photographs from the event will eventually be available at the Richmond Centre for Disability's website.