Author Archives: Al Cameron (page 10)

Author Archives: Al Cameron

Rocque returning to China to guide Olympic men’s team

June 22, 2016

A Canadian curling legend will be taking his coaching talents overseas, it was announced today. Marcel Rocque, a four-time champion at the Tim Hortons Brier and a three-time Ford world men’s champion throwing lead rocks for Randy Ferbey’s Edmonton team, will be guiding the Chinese national men’s team through to the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea.

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New formats, new event introduced at 2016 National Curling Congress

June 19, 2016

Not only will Curling Canada have new formats for its national men’s and women’s championships, it will also have a brand new national championship.

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Curling Canada introduces concussion policy for national championship events

June 17, 2016

Athletes who suffer suspected head injuries at Curling Canada-operated events will be subject to a return-to-play protocol, it was announced today at Curling Canada’s National Curling Congress in Cornwall, Ont.

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Field set for 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup in Brandon

June 6, 2016

World and Canadian champions, along with Olympic gold-medallists, will be heading to Brandon, Man., next December for the 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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2016 For the Love of Curling Scholarship applications now being accepted

May 4, 2016

Canada’s young curlers again have the opportunity to benefit from the Curling Canada Foundation’s For the Love of Curling Scholarship program.

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Another banner season for Canadian curling

May 2, 2016

Canadian teams at all levels once again were world-beaters during the 2015-16 curling season, which officially wrapped up this past weekend.

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Canadian teams still perfect at 2016 World Seniors

April 17, 2016

Team Canada — both of them — continues to have an unblemished record at the 2016 World Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Canada opens World Mixed Doubles with victory

April 17, 2016

After being idle on the opening day of the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Karlstad, Sweden, Team Canada made up for lost time early Sunday morning.

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Canadian men open World Seniors with victory

April 15, 2016

It was an ideal start for the Randy Neufeld’s Canadian men’s team at the 2016 World Senior Curling Championships, which kicked off on Friday at the Karlstad Curling Arena.

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2016 Canadian Mixed Doubles Team

April 13, 2016

L-R: Marliese Kasner, Dustin Kalthoff. Missing, National Coach Jeff Stoughton.

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Canadian teams chase gold at World Mixed Doubles, Seniors in Karlstad

April 13, 2016

The race to 2018 begins in earnest when the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship gets underway on Saturday at Kobbs Arena in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Team Canada captures gold at 2016 World Men’s Championship

April 10, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — It was worth the wait. It had been four years since a Canadian team stood atop the medal podium at the world men’s curling championship, but that dry-spell came to a thrilling conclusion on Sunday at St. Jakobshalle.

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Team Canada one win away from gold at 2016 World Men’s Championship

April 8, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — On the fourth anniversary of Canada’s last world men’s curling title, the 2016 edition of Team Canada took a significant step toward putting an end to that dry-spell.

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Warren Hansen inducted into World Curling Hall of Fame

April 8, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — A man who whose contributions to the sport of curling, on and off the ice, are recognized around the world was acknowledged on the world stage today.

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Canada ends round robin on winning note at 2016 World Men’s Championship

April 7, 2016

BASEL, Switzerland — Kevin Koe and Team Canada are in familiar territory at the 2016 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada.

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