Curlers named

Teams announced for Continental Cup, Jan. 10-13, in Penticton.

The organizing committee for the 2013 Continental Cup being hosted by Penticton Jan. 10-13 announced Tuesday the teams competing in the curling cashspiel.

Representing Team North America on the men’s side is Glenn Howard and Kevin Martin of Canada and American Heath McCormick.

On the women’s side, it will be Canadians Heather Nedohin, Jennifer Jones and American Allison Pottinger.

Representing Team World on the men’s side is Tom Brewster of Scotland, Thomas Ulsrud of Norway and Niklas Edin of Sweden.

Switzerland’s Mirjam Ott, Scotland’s Eve Muirhead and Sweden’s Margaretha Sigfridsson are on the women’s side. Ott is in the $61,000 Vernon Curling Classic this weekend.

Nedohin’s rink was at Penticton Cherry Lane Shopping Centre on Wednesday, meeting fans and signing autographs.