Barker of Kamloops wins CCA award
Dianne Barker will receive the Canadian Curling Association's (CCA) annual Ray Kingsmith award for commitment and dedication to curling in 2013.
The Kamloops Curling Club member has participated in the sport as an athlete, an administrator, an official and as a CCA and CurlBC board member.
She was the chief umpire at the 2011 and 2012 world junior championships and Barker was the deputy chief of competition at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
Barker will work as an on-ice official at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.