Teams

The teams competing at the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016:

CAN - Canada

Fourth - Jim ARMSTRONG (M) (Skip)
Third - Ina FORREST (F)
Second - Dennis THIESSEN (M)
Lead - Mark IDESON (M) (Vice Skip)
Alternate - Sonja GAUDET (F)

Coach - Wayne KIEL

CHN - China

Fourth - Yulong SUN (M) (Vice Skip)
Third - Jianxin CHEN (M) (Skip)
Second - Xinyue YU (M)
Lead - Lichun XU (F)
Alternate - Tao CHEN (M)

Coach - Xia RU (F)

FIN - Finland

Fourth - Markku KARJALAINEN (M) (Skip)
Third - Sari KARJALAINEN (F) (Vice Skip)
Second - Yrjo JAASKELAINEN (M)
Lead - Tuomo AARNIKKA (M)
Alternate - Riitta SAROSALO (F)

Coach - Lauri IKAVALKO

GER - Germany

Fourth - Jens JAEGER (M) (Skip)
Third - Christiane PUTZICH (F) (Vice Skip)
Second - Martin SCHLITT (M)
Lead - Heike MELCHIOR (F)
Alternate - Harry PAVEL (M)

Coach - Bernd WEISSER

KOR - Korea

Fourth - Hui-Tae YANG (M) (Skip)
Third - Seung-Won JUNG (M)
Second - Soon-Seok SEO (M) (Vice Skip)
Lead - Min-ja BANG (F)
Alternate - Jae-Goan CHA (M)

Coach - Jong Chul BEAK

NOR - Norway

Fourth - Rune LORENTSEN (M) (Skip)
Third - Jostein STORDAHL (M) (Vice Skip)
Second - Ole Fredrik SYVERSEN (M)
Lead - Sissel LOECHEN (F)
Alternate - Jan-Erik HANSEN (M)

Coach - Peter DAHLMAN

RUS - Russia

Fourth - Andrey SMIRNOV (M) (Skip)
Third - Konstantin KUROKHTIN (M) (Vice Skip)
Second - Svetlana PAKHOMOVA (F)
Lead - Alexander SHEVCHENKO (M)
Alternate - Marat ROMANOV (M)

Coach - Anton BATUGIN

SVK - Slovakia

Fourth - Radoslav DURIS (M) (Skip)
Third - Dusan PITONAK (M)
Second - Imrich LYOCSA (M)
Lead - Monika KUNKELOVA (F) (Vice Skip)
Alternate - Peter ZATKO (M)

Coach - Frantisek PITONAK

SUI - Switzerland

Fourth - Felix WAGNER (M) (Skip)
Third - Eric DECORVET (M)
Second - Claudia HUETTENMOSER (F) (Vice Skip)
Lead - Beatrix BLAUEL (F)
Alternate - Marcel BODENMANN (M)

Coach - Stephan PFISTER

USA - United States of America

Fourth - Patrick McDONALD (M) (Skip)
Third - Stephen EMT (M) (Vice Skip)
Second - James JOSEPH (M)
Lead - Penny GREELY (F)
Alternate - Justin MARSHALL (M)

Coach - Steve BROWN