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Featured Athletes

Featured Curling Athlete: Anne Hibberd

Transplanted Australian Anne Hibberd has found a home in Canada – on the curling ice in Calgary, Alberta.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Alison Kreviazuk

The way Alison Kreviazuk is piling up provincial championships in Ontario, she’d better make sure she has enough closet space to accommodate all of the Ontario jackets.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Emily Dwyer

Nova Scotia’s Emily Dwyer has spent the last three years adding title after title to a growing list of impressive curling accomplishments.

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Featured Curling Athlete: John Morris

You’d be hard-pressed to find a curler on the planet who’s more used to curling in the glare of the spotlight than John Morris.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Chris Rees

Chris Rees, of Toronto, Ontario, won a bronze medal at the 2003-2004 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship in Toronto – and he’s been building a solid list of on-ice achievements ever since.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Stefanie Lawton

It’s not a matter of “if” Stefanie Lawton wins a Scotties Tournament of Hearts Canadian women’s curling championship; it’s a matter of “when.”

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Featured Curling Athlete: Thomas Scoffin

Thomas Scoffin, of Whitehorse, Yukon, made history the first time he stepped onto the national curling scene in 2007 at the age of 12.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Pat Simmons

Alberta is filled with former Saskatchewan residents who’ve headed west in search of opportunities, so Pat Simmons fits right in as the first-year vice-skip for Kevin Koe’s curling team.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Natasha Achter

Since 2005, when she started blind curling in Regina, 20-year-old Natasha Achter has been accumulating trophies and titles.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Bronwen Webster

Long considered one of the bright talents on the Calgary curling scene, it’s no wonder the services of Bronwen Webster have been sought after by the city’s top teams.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Corryn Brown

For Youth Olympian Corryn Brown, of Kamloops, B.C., the 2010 and 2011 curling seasons provided a highlight reel of accomplishments.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Brad Jacobs

Sault Ste. Marie’s Brad Jacobs has already managed to put together a solid curling resume as a skip at the relatively tender age of 26.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Wayne Ficek

Wayne Ficek has captured four Northern Ontario Provincial Wheelchair Curling Championships, including a fourth-place finish at the national championship in 2009, but the new season holds a special appeal that has nothing to do with his own curling goals.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Joëlle Sabourin

Opportunity came knocking for Joëlle Sabourin when Jennifer Jones’s second, Jill Officer, told her teammates last spring that she was expecting her first baby in December.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Emily Gray

Junior curler Emily Gray, of O’Leary, Prince Edward Island, is enthusiastically enjoying her journey towards the 2012 Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck, Austria.

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