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Former CLCA president Sharon Renner passes away

Tuesday, 29 April 2014 - Posted by Al Cameron

A former president of the Canadian Ladies Curling Association, and a member of two curling Halls of Fame, has passed away.


Sharon Renner

Sharon Renner (Knox) died last week at the age of 73 after a battle with cancer.

Renner served as president of the Canadian Ladies Curling Association for the 1983-84 season, a term that included her hometown of Charlottetown playing host to the 1984 Scott Tournament of Hearts.

She was inducted into the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame in 1986 and the Prince Edward Island Curling Hall of Fame in 2009.

In addition to her tireless work for the sport of curling, Renner was highly active in the sports of golf and lawn bowling, and also served as president of the Canadian Seniors Games Association, in addition to being the founding president of the P.E.I. 55+ Games Society.

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About Al Cameron
Al Cameron is the Director, Communication & Media Relations for the Canadian Curling Association.


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