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Canada pulls out comeback victory at World Mixed Doubles

April 26, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers rallied from a three-point deficit with two ends to play to record a stunning 10-6 win over Germany Tuesday night at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship at the ATB Centre.

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Quebec and Ontario take the lead at Canadian Wheelchair Championship

April 25, 2017

Quebec’s Benoit Lessard and Ontario’s Mike Munro have taken over first place after two days of competition at the 14th Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship at the Club de curling Boucherville in the Complexe sportif Duval Auto in Boucherville, Que.

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Canadian teams remain on perfect pace at World Seniors

April 25, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s men’s and women’s teams racked up two more victories in early games Tuesday at the 2017 World Senior Curling Championships at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge.

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Canada falls to Czechs at World Mixed Doubles

April 24, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers were knocked from the ranks of the unbeaten on Monday night at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge.

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Action underway at 14th Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship

April 24, 2017

Some familiar names are already making their presence felt as the 14th Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship got underway Monday in Boucherville, Que., at the Club de curling Boucherville in the Complexe sportif Duval Auto.

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Canadian teams pick up morning wins in Lethbridge

April 24, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — An early morning wakeup didn’t hamper the two Canadian teams who were on the ice Monday morning at the World Mixed Doubles and World Senior Curling Championships in Lethbridge.

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Team Canada improves to 2-0 at World Mixed Doubles

April 23, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — A good night’s sleep got Reid Carruthers in a better frame of mind for Team Canada’s second game Sunday at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship.

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Canadian teams sweep openers in World Seniors

April 23, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — It was a perfect opening for Team Canada at the 2017 World Senior Curling Championships.

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Northern Ontario sweeps gold medals at inaugural Under-18 Championships

April 22, 2017

(Story by Cathlia Ward) The inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships saw the first-ever champions crowned in Moncton, N.B., on Saturday night, and it was a clean sweep for Northern Ontario with Sudbury’s Jacob Horgan and Kira Brunton winning their respective gold medal matches.

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Team Canada opens mixed doubles worlds with victory

April 22, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers opened the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship on a winning note Saturday at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge, Alta.

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Playoff teams set at Under-18 championships

April 21, 2017

(Story by Cathlia Ward) The final day of championship and seeding pool play wrapped up in Moncton, N.B. at the inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships on Friday, determining the final four women’s and four men’s teams who are still in the hunt for the national crown.

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2017 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship begins Monday in Boucherville

April 21, 2017

The 14th Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship gets underway Monday in Boucherville, Que., at the Club de curling Boucherville in the Complexe sportif Duval Auto. It marks the third time in the last four years that the city has hosted the event.

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Hard work pays off in Northern Ontario

April 20, 2017

(Story by Cathlia Ward) After just four years of competitive curling, Nick Bissonnette of Northern Ontario has already attended three national championships – a pretty impressive record for anyone, especially considering many athletes train for decades for that one shot at a national title. This week, Bissonnette is playing second for Team Northern Ontario at the inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships in Moncton, N.B., and his team remains in the hunt for playoffs after crossing over into championship pool play.

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Young Yellowknife curlers soaking up the experience at U18 Championships

April 20, 2017

(Story by Cathlia Ward) It’s a long trip from Yellowknife, N.T., to Moncton, N.B. Add in a week of playing some of the top teams in Canada, and being the youngest athletes in the event and you’ve got a tiring week ahead. The young team skipped by Oberon Lee of the Yellowknife Curling Club have found themselves in brand new territory this week at the inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships and are soaking in every minute of the experience.

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2017 World Mixed Doubles, World Seniors Championships begin Saturday in Lethbridge

April 20, 2017

Three Canadian teams will begin their quest for gold Saturday when the 2017 World Mixed Doubles and World Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships get underway at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge, Alta.

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