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Team Nedohin goes to camp

October 8, 2014

On September 27, over 50 curlers had a chance to get up close and personal with Heather Nedohin and some curling “friends” at the Sherwood Park Curling Club, kicking off the new season – and Nedohin’s new role as the club’s Curling Pro and Manager – with camps for both juniors and adults.

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Alberta Rocks: This one time, at curling camp…

October 6, 2014

Curling camp is just for kids and junior curlers, right? Wrong!

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Inside Junior Curling: Sisterly love

September 30, 2014

Here we are again, September of another curling season. For most curlers in Canada, this season represents new beginnings. New teams and new dreams are forming across the nation, and my 2014-2015 squad is no different.

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Business of Curling: Creative marketing at Juan de Fuca Curling Centre

September 24, 2014

Juan de Fuca Curling Centre in Victoria, B.C., has found a number of innovative ways to attract and retain new curlers, thanks to some creative thinking and valuable partnerships with local businesses.

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Young curlers benefit from first Swing & Sweep golf tournament

August 28, 2014

Carving up the John Daly-designed Thundering Waters Golf Club layout to the tune of 17-under-par earned the foursome of Ian Gollert, Garry Guinard, Tim Jones and Jim Steele top honours in the Canadian Curling Association’s inaugural Swing & Golf Tournament, presented by Pinty’s, on Wednesday.

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Dialogue, innovation and awards at first CCA National Curling Summit

August 27, 2014

The first National Curling Summit in Niagara Falls aimed to stimulate conversation about important issues affecting curling, now and in the future, with a goal of growing the sport in all communities across Canada.

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Canadian curlers taking the Ice Bucket Challenge

August 21, 2014

Canada’s elite curlers are shivering for a good cause these days.

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Rocks & Rings program racking up big numbers

July 10, 2014

It was a record-breaking year for the highly popular Rocks & Rings indoor curling program.

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Rivals on the ice but friends off the ice

July 4, 2014

Canada's top curlers leave their intense rivalries on the ice.

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Young Saskatchewan curler tries the ice in Arizona

June 24, 2014

“Weird curling destination, eh?” says Dustin Mikush, a 14-year-old curler from Wadena, Sask., who recently travelled to Tempe, Ariz., to try out the ice at the local Coyotes Curling Club.

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Emma Miskew: Chasing athletic dreams

June 17, 2014

Ottawa’s Emma Miskew knows from personal experience just how difficult it is to balance a competitive curling career with the demands of a university program.

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Olympic, Paralympic curlers saluted during Celebration of Excellence

June 6, 2014

Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic gold-medallists have been taking part in the Celebration of Excellence Tour this week in Ottawa and Calgary.

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How curling helped one special five-year-old accomplish big things

May 23, 2014

I experienced something a couple of weeks back that gave me an incredible feeling of satisfaction and really validated the integrity of the job for me.

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Generous donors make scholarships possible!

May 15, 2014

Thanks to the incredible support of the curling community, "For the Love of Curling" scholarships are now available for young elite curlers.

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Curling with Pride: Looking back and moving forward

March 28, 2014

One evening in October 1997, eight like-minded curling enthusiasts gathered to create Edmonton’s first and only gay curling league. From that first night to today, Curling with Pride’s mission statement has always been to promote fellowship through curling, based on fair play and mutual respect, for Edmonton’s GLBT community, its friends, its families and its allies.

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