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Thomas and Park open with a win at World Mixed Doubles

Kalynn Park in action at the 2015 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Sochi, Russia (WCF/Alina Pavlyuchik Photo)
April 18, 2015

Charley Thomas and Kalynn Park kicked off the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship with a dominant win over Hungary on Saturday in Sochi, Russia.

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Granite shortage puts Olympic curling in jeopardy

Generic Rocks and Ice
April 1, 2015

Curling Canada is aware of the reports of a global granite shortage on, among other sources. We understand that this turn of events will have a very far-reaching impact and we will issue a formal statement shortly. 

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Playoff teams decided for senior men

March 27, 2015

While the match-ups for the semifinals have yet to be determined, the four teams who will play in those semifinals has been decided at the 2015 Everest Canadian Senior Men’s Championship at the Thistle C.C. in Edmonton.

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Canadian men heading to World Juniors final

Braden Calvert (Photo WCF/Richard Gray)
March 6, 2015

TALLINN, ESTONIA – It wasn’t pretty, but we’ll take it! The Canadian men ousted Switzerland in the 1-2 Page playoff game Friday night at the 2015 World Junior Curling Championships.

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Canadian teams headed to 1-2 Page playoff games in Estonia

Lucas Van Den Bosch (Photo WCF/Richard Gray)
March 5, 2015

TALLINN, ESTONIA – It was a big day at the Tondiraba Ice Hall for the Canadian teams, as they both won their respective matches to clinch a berth in the 1-2 Page playoff games at the 2015 World Junior Curling Championships.

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Rocque cruises to 5-0 at World Juniors

Kelsey Rocque delivers a stone during this afternoon's draw (Photo WCF/Richard Gray)
March 3, 2015

TALLINN, ESTONIA – Kelsey Rocque remains at the top of the leaderboard with a perfect 5-0 record at the 2015 World Junior Curling Championships.

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Canadian men improve to 3-1 at World Juniors

Second Lucas Van Den Bosch delivers a rock during the afternoon draw (Photo WCF/Patrick Fulgencio)
March 2, 2015

TALLINN, ESTONIA – The Canadian men have found their groove after picking up another win on Monday to improve their record to 3-1 at the 2015 World Junior Curling Championships.

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Canadian women on top of leaderboard at World Juniors

Jessica Iles and Holly Jamieson (Photo WCF/Richard Gray)
March 1, 2015

TALLINN, ESTONIA – The Canadian women are on a roll after posting their second win of the 2015 World Junior Curling Championships. 

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2015 World Junior Curling Championships kick off Saturday

Kelsey Rocque calls the line during the gold medal game at the 2014 World Junior Championships (Photo WCF/Richard Gray)
February 26, 2015

TALLINN, Estonia – Our newly crowned Canadian junior champions will take to the ice on Saturday at the Tondiraba Ice Hall in Tallinn, Estonia, for the 2015 World Junior Curling Championships.

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Team McEwen isn’t slowing down

2014 Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling, Camrose, Matt Wozniak, Mike McEwen, Denni Neufeld, CCA/michael burns photo
December 11, 2014

Just when you thought Mike McEwen’s season was approaching inhuman levels, he goes and wins the Home Hardware Canada Cup in Camrose, Alta., over six of the best teams in the country.

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What a difference YOU made!

(Photo courtesy Rocks & Rings)
November 18, 2014

Donors have had such an impact on curling in Canada in just a few short months!

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Curling: The “gateway” to a healthy future

October 9, 2014

Canadian kids are being left out of traditional sports, especially girls, obese children, those with special needs, and kids from low income families.* We want kids to be happy and healthy for years to come.

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National Team Program squads chase CTRS points in Sweden

Sochi Ru.Feb19-2014.Winter Olympic Games.Team Canada,skip Jennifer Jones.lead Dawn McEwen.second Jill Officer,WCF/michael burns photo
September 25, 2014

As the competitive season moves into Week 5, it’s suddenly not that easy to keep track of all the teams, events, and points up for grabs. Between the men and the women, there are nine bonspiels on the World Curling Tour schedule this weekend, many of which feature some high-level talent.

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Team Jacobs opens season at the Shorty

September 17, 2014

For the past six months, Brad Jacobs and his team have been riding the high that comes with an Olympic gold medal. This weekend in Brockville, Ont., however, Jacobs, Ryan Fry, E.J. Harnden, and Ryan Harnden, are finally back on the ice, and taking their first steps towards potentially winning another gold in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in 2018.

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