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Around the House: Strategy on and off the ice at the Nanaimo Curling Centre

November 30, 2011

Every curler knows that a well-considered strategy can be the difference between winning and losing. But what about strategy off the ice?

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Youth Olympic Dreams: Adventures in Brandon, Manitoba

November 29, 2011

The team got together in Brandon, Manitoba, for one last event before the Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Joel Jordison

November 28, 2011

After a few years of calling the shots, Joel Jordison was ready to take a step away from the house and give his sweeping muscles a wakeup call for the 2011-12 curling season.

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Pebbles to Boulders: The Merklinger Twins

November 25, 2011

Anyone who curls in the Ottawa area or has some involvement with curling at the national level is familiar with the family name Merklinger. The Merklingers have been active in curling for what seems like forever.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Anne Hibberd

November 24, 2011

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

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Our Capital One Rocks & Rings Experience: Copeland PS

November 23, 2011

The Rocks & Rings Program is ground-breaking, exciting, engaging, active and educational program our students could not get enough of.

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House Call: Visually Impaired Curling

November 23, 2011

In recent years curling has been touted as a life sport. It can be played by children, adults and seniors, and there are very few stages of life when the sport is not an option. But aside from being a life sport, curling is also easily accessible to those with disabilities, including the visually impaired.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Alison Kreviazuk

November 21, 2011

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

November 17, 2011

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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Making Great Ice: Scraping problems

November 17, 2011

It’s early in the season, but let’s talk about some common scraping problems that arise throughout the year.

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Around the House: An early-season curling club tour

November 16, 2011

In some parts of the country the leaves are still falling, and in others, the snow shovels are in action – it’s curling season from coast to coast.

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Youth Olympic Dreams: Our first big test in Ottawa

November 14, 2011

The team has wrapped up another awesome, busy weekend! The gang was together again in the nation’s capital, Ottawa, Ont., for the JSI OVCA Junior Superspiel.

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Featured Curling Athlete: John Morris

November 14, 2011

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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Pebbles to Boulders: Making History

November 11, 2011

The community of Brantford ,Ontario, is located where plenty of this nation’s history was made.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Chris Rees

November 10, 2011

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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