Play in the 2011 Edinburgh International Curling Championship got underway today at the Murrayfield Rink. All the scores can be found here.
Here are a few photos from today's play.
David Edwards, who will be the David Murdoch's team alternate at the European Championship in Moscow, skipped his own team to a win over Team Murdoch this morning.
David delivers. Colin Campbell and Scott Macleod are the sweepers. John Penny is in the head.
Richard Woods and Ross Paterson work on Glen Muirhead's stone.
Royal Club Head Men's Coach Soren Gran was watching all the action.
Michael Goodfellow and Scott Andrews work on Greg Drummond's stone.
Finland's Markku UusipaavalniemiGraeme Copland and Jamie Dick on Philip Garden's stone. Skip John Hamilton in the head.
Team Shedden - Andrew Ballantyne and Chay Telfer.
Italy's Joel Retornaz
Event chairman, Trevor Dodds, is interviewed by a local reporter.
Photos by Bob Cowan