Author Archives: Al Cameron (page 20)

Author Archives: Al Cameron

Format change, new age/residency rules adopted for Tim Hortons Brier, Scotties

June 22, 2015

The fields for both the Tim Hortons Brier and Scotties Tournament of Hearts will expand in 2018 in a pilot project, and curlers of all ages across Canada will now be eligible to compete in them, it was announced this morning by Curling Canada.

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Mixed doubles summer camp set for Kelowna

June 19, 2015

There’s a gold medal on the line in 2018, so it’s time to get an early jump on learning mixed doubles curling.

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Record $2-million donation to benefit young Canadian curlers

June 17, 2015

Canada’s next generation of curlers will benefit from a record-setting $2-million donation to For The Love of Curling — Curling Canada’s philanthropic foundation.

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Curling Canada Hall of Fame welcomes new members

June 16, 2015

COLLINGWOOD, Ont. — Curling Canada’s Hall of Fame welcomed its class of 2015 on Tuesday night, with one name not previously announced being added to the list.

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Mixed doubles curling added to 2018 Winter Olympics

June 8, 2015

Canadian curlers will have another chance to win Olympic gold, beginning with the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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Hansen leaving Curling Canada

June 5, 2015

A man who devoted his career to building the sport of curling in Canada and around the world will be leaving Curling Canada after 42 years, Curling Canada announced today.

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An athlete, on and off the ice

June 4, 2015

There are a couple of things that make Ashley Quick particularly unique as a Canadian curler. First, in an era during which fitness has never been more important as a building block to being a competitive, elite curler, the 25-year-old marketing co-ordinator for Ens Auto in Saskatoon has taken it to another level as a championship-level fitness/bikini show competitor, winning the first three competitions she entered earlier this year. Second, with the International Olympic Committee on the verge of granting medal status to mixed doubles curling — meetings are scheduled for June 7 and 8 in Lausanne, Switzerland, where the ...

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Curling Canada, Laurie Artiss extend longstanding pin partnership

May 29, 2015

One of Canadian curling’s best-known traditions and partnerships will continue, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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CEO Departing Curling Canada

May 19, 2015

Greg Stremlaw, Curling Canada’s Chief Executive Officer, is departing the organization to pursue other executive opportunities in sport, he announced today.

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Field set for 2015 Home Hardware Canada Cup in Grande Prairie

May 15, 2015

Two teams will take a significant step towards the 2018 Winter Olympics this December at Revolution Place in Grande Prairie, Alta.

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Qualifying process for 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings unveiled

May 14, 2015

An expanded field for the final step of qualifying for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, will be part of Canada’s bid for an unprecedented repeat as men’s and women’s Olympic curling gold-medallists, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Star curlers teeing up for Curling Canada Charity Golf Tournament

May 13, 2015

Some of curling’s biggest names will be among those hitting the links on June 17 in the second annual Curling Canada Charity Golf Tournament, presented by Pinty’s.

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Canadian curling continues to dominate world rankings

May 5, 2015

Canada’s national curling teams produced another season of international success during the 2014-15 season, resulting in our country topping three of the World Curling Federation’s four ranking lists for the second straight year, it was announced today.

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B.C. captures Canadian wheelchair curling title

May 3, 2015

British Columbia’s wheelchair curlers added to their leading gold-medal collection on Sunday at Centre Gilles Chabot in Boucherville, Que.

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Curling Canada Hall of Fame class of 2015 announced

April 28, 2015

Three of the most accomplished curlers in the sport’s history will be added to the Curling Canada Hall of Fame, it was announced today.

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