Curling coach is tops

Bill Tschirhart awarded International Coach of the Year Award

  • Oct. 25, 2012 10:00 a.m.

A Saanich Peninsula resident was recently selected as the recipient of the 2011 Coaches B.C. International Coach of the Year award.

Bill Tschirhart, from North Saanich, currently coaches high-level curling teams at Glen Meadows and also coaches the national senior women’s team. He has also coached medal-winning senior men’s and women’s teams at three World Senior Curling Championships.

Tschirhart was given the award in September.