Peugeot Mixed Doubles Masters 2020 cancelled
The organisers of the Peugeot Mixed Doubles Masters 2020 in Biel/Bienne confirmed that the event has been cancelled, following the latest Swiss Government advice with regard to the hosting of major sports events during the Covid-19 pandemic, and based on the need to protect the resilience of the emergency and public health services.
«When hosting major events, the safety and well-being of everyone involved in the event including athletes, officials, spectators, volunteers and staff is our absolute priority.»
[Michelle Gribi, President Peugeot MD Masters Biel/Bienne]
«Finally, our sincere appreciation to our athletes, officials and staff, and to curling supporters for your patience and understanding in this matter.»
[Organizing Committee of the Peugeot MD Masters Biel/Bienne]
Invitation for Teams
You are welcomed to the second Mixed Doubles Masters from 26 to 29 March 2020 in the Tissot Arena, Biel/Bienne. The event will be held just prior to the World Mixed Doubles Championships therefore providing you with one last opportunity to play against the Worlds best. The Tissot Arena is one of the most modern 6-Sheet arenas in the World and will provide you with excellent ice conditions during the competition.
System of play: Groups – Round Robin – Play off
Number of teams: 24 teams
Prize money: CHF 5000.–
Entry fee: CHF 300.–
Practice day: 25 and 26 March 2020,
One hour free - additional hour CHF 50.–
Last Registration deadline: 28 February 2020
The tournament takes place in the multiplex Tissot Arena, Biel/Bienne.
Take bus line number 1 from Biel-Bienne main station in direction of "Stadien/Stades" to get to the playing venue.
The management of the tournament will contact the teams to organise the accommodation.
The city of Biel/Bienne can easily be reached by train from all Swiss airports within 1.5 hours. Swiss Railways SBB