Armstrong, Dr. James P.

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British Columbia

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Jim Armstrong has represented British Columbia no less than seven times at the Canadian championship level. In 1967, he skipped the Pepsi Juniors (the schoolboys) entry, in 1973, the mixed and in 1973, ’74, ’83, ’84 and ’87 he was a member of the B.C. team at the Brier. In 1087, with Armstrong at third, B.C. finished second in the Labatt Brier to Russ Howard of Ontario. Armstrong was also named all-star third at the 1987 Brier. In addition, in 1983 and again in 1987 Armstrong had a further honour bestowed upon him winning the Ross Harstone Award, presented annually at the Labatt Brier to the player who best combines the ideals of sportsmanship with curling ability.