Harrikada comes to Spanish National Championship with 4 couples
Harrikada will take part at Spanish National Doubles Mixed Championship with 4 teams in a competition that is not very usual for the club. The mixed couples, formed by a man and a woman, compete for a tittle that gives a place for next Worldchampionship in Stavanger (NOR)
The will be 4 teams that Harrikada will have at the coming Spanish National Doubles Mixed Championship that will be in Jaca on 18-20 January. This is the first official championship of the season.
Harrikada Curlstore (Oihane Ruiz and Iñigo Ruiz de Eguílaz) will be in Green Group, together with Iceberg (Vitoria-Gasteiz), SVC Iparpolo BikoBi (Vitoria Gasteiz), BCN García/Navarro (Barcelona), in a Group that will confront in the third game the actual champions SVC Iparpolo BikoBi.
Harrikada Fundación Vital (Lydia Vallés and José Miguel Vallés) will be in Blue Group together with SVC Iparpolo BikoHamar (Vitoria-Gasteiz), Txuri-Berri Otaegi/Unanue (Donostia) and BCN Almazor/Aparicio (Barcelona). They will face the previous finalist from Donostia on their third game.
Harrikada Vitrogres (Lydia Garaigordobil and Josu Perlacia) are in Brown Group Val d’Árán (Vielha), B-52 Madrid and BCN Lozano/Martín. This will be their debut in an official championship.
Harrikada Oreka (Belén Barcena and Rubén Martínez) will compete inside Purple Group with Txuri-Berri Otaegi/Iraola(Donostia), Jaca Black and SVC Iparpolo BikoHiru, open to surprises.
Finally, SVC Iparpolo BikoBederatzi, Jaca Red, BCN Lozano/Morró and Txuri-Berri AlStar form the red Group.
Groups phase will give the pass to Play-Off to the first qualified of each Group and the best three second qualified. Any tumble can mean a very difficult situation to compete for the tittle. Quarterfinal game will start on Saturday at 18:30 leaving semi-final (09:00) and final (13:00) for Sunday.
In addition to this, Nagore Ramírez de la Piscina will be part of the Umpire staff as Raúl Garcia´s assistant. We wish a good experience for her debut.
Harrikada Club wishes the best luck to our teams and that this first participation on this modality leaves good feelings and be the beginning of a long trajectory.