Name: John Shedden
Curling Clubs: Athelstaneford; Yester
General Description: Spouse: Catriona Children: Lynsey 23, Alexander 20. Started curling at Gogar Park CC with Merchiston Castle School at age16.Graduated from Edinburgh University with a BSc Hons in Agriculture. While at University I helped to found Edinburgh Young curlers and I am a past president. In the University team that were Scottish University Champions in 1980 and 1982. Our team was invited to compete in the Swedish Cup and the Oslo Cup. The latter of which we won in 1982. I joined Athelstaneford CC in 1980 and have been an active member on the committee. I have also been a past Province President. Selected for the RCCC Swiss tour 2009. I am thoroughly looking forward to visiting Western Canada and winning mostly new friends. My hobbies are most outdoor sports of which curling, shooting and photography are my favourites.