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32 Teams in 32 Days — Day 31: Team Whyte

The Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling season is now underway with the start of the Masters and we’re profiling all 32 teams, one per day.

Day 31: Team Whyte

Lineup: Ross Whyte (skip), Robin Brydone (third), Duncan McFadzean (second), Euan Kyle (lead)

Hometown: Stirling, Scotland

Team Whyte are making their Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling top-tier debut here at the Masters.

Whyte has made two appearances at the world championship, 2019 and 2021, serving as the alternate for Scotland’s Team Mouat. He earned a silver medal with the squad this year in the Calgary bubble. Whyte also captured gold at the European Championships as Team Mouat’s alternate. He will also join the team for the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing.

Whyte skipped Scotland to consecutive medals at the world junior championships picking up silver in 2018 and bronze in 2019.

Brydone (third), Kyle (lead) and McFadzean (alternate) were part of Whyte’s silver medal-winning team at the 2018 world juniors. McFadzean (now at third) and Kyle (still at lead) also earned bronze the following year.

This is the third season for the team with their current lineup.

The Masters kicks off the 2021-22 Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling season and is now underway running through to Sunday at Sixteen Mile Sports Complex in Oakville, Ontario. Tickets are still available, CLICK HERE to purchase yours today.

Can’t make it to Oakville? Tune to Sportsnet and Sportsnet NOW (Canada) or Yare (international) for live broadcast coverage beginning Thursday at 11 a.m. ET.

32 teams in 32 days

Missed a day in our 32 teams in 32 days profile series? Get all caught up below.

Day 1: Team Hasselborg

Day 2: Team Jacobs

Day 3: Team Einarson

Day 4: Team Epping

Day 5: Team Fleury

Day 6: Team Mouat

Day 7: Team Tirinzoni

Day 8: Team Gushue

Day 9: Team Jones

Day 10: Team McEwen

Day 11: Team Homan

Day 12: Team Bottcher

Day 13: Team Gunnlaugson

Day 14: Team Fujisawa

Day 15: Team Paterson

Day 16: Team Rocque

Day 17: Team Koe

Day 18: Team Peterson

Day 19: Team Dunstone

Day 20: Team Kovaleva

Day 21: Team Schwaller

Day 22: Team M. Kim

Day 23: Team Ruohonen

Day 24: Team E. Kim

Day 25: Team de Cruz

Day 26: Team Wrana

Day 27: Team Edin

Day 28: Team Yoshimura

Day 29: Team Matsumura

Day 30: Team Koana