The Canadian Olympic Curling Pre-Trials are set for November 6th-13th at Summerside, Prince Edward Island.
The trials on PEI will determine which rinks advance to the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Canadian Curling Trials, December 2nd-10th in Ottawa.
Owen Sound resident Julie Tippin will be competing in the women's playdowns.
Tippin is the skip for the rink which is based out of the Woodstock Curling Club.
She spoke to Fred Wallace about her preparation and the magnitude of the event.