Local sponsor Johnston Carmichael increase involvement in curling

Scottish Curling is delighted to confirm that Johnston Carmichael sponsors of the Scottish Curling Junior Championships, is on board as a local partner for the World Junior Curling Championships 3-10 March 2018.

The accountancy and business advisory firm Johnston Carmichael have entered a double partnership that strengthens a clear commitment to curling, the city of Aberdeen and the best young curlers from Scotland among the top ten nations across the world.

Niall Farquharson, Managing Partner of Johnston Carmichael’s Aberdeen office, explains why the firm took the decision to get involved:

“We’re thrilled to support the 2018 Scottish Curling Junior Championships, the highlight of Scotland’s junior competitive curling calendar, where the teams will battle it out for the opportunity to represent Scotland at the World Junior Curling Championships which are set to take place in Aberdeen next March.

“At Johnston Carmichael, we have built our business based on developing talent, sharing knowledge, building long lasting relationships and showing dedication and commitment to our work; all attributes which run through the lifelong, accessible sport of curling. We’re excited to play our part in helping to honour this progressive sport by engaging our people, clients and the community in this major sporting event.”

A sentiment echoed by Bruce Crawford, CEO of Scottish Curling:

“We are delighted to be working with Johnston Carmichael as we stage the Scottish Curling Junior Championships at Curl Aberdeen in January, and of course the World Junior Curling Championships at the same venue in March. Curling is a sport based on technical and tactical skills alongside strategy and integrity which reflect the professional credentials Johnston Carmichael have used to make their business a leading firm in Scotland.”

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