All Posts / Our Championships (page 2)

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

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.

Read More

Comeau and Tardi remain undefeated at Under-18 Championships

April 19, 2017

It was big day in Moncton for the inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships, as front-runners moved ahead of the pack, and upsets across the board kept playoff hopes alive heading into Thursday, the third day of round robin play.

Read More

New Brunswick sisters making waves at U-18 Championships

April 19, 2017

When you think of curling families in Canada, names that come to mind might be the Howards, the Richardsons or even the Koes. However, there are a couple of young curlers on the East Coast of Canada looking to soon become household names. Justine and Brigette Comeau are sisters representing the host province this week at the inaugural Canadian U-18 Curling Championships taking place in Moncton, N.B.

Read More

First day wraps up at Under-18 championships

April 18, 2017

The inaugural Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships continued in Moncton on Tuesday with lots of exciting action happening at both Curl Moncton and the Superior Propane Centre.

Read More

Under-18 Championships kick off in Moncton

April 18, 2017

The inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships got underway in Moncton, N.B., today with many of Canada’s up-and-coming curling stars getting their first taste of national championship competition on the ice at the Superior Propane Centre and Curl Moncton, who are jointly hosting the event.

Read More

Inaugural U-18 Canadian Curling Championships begin Tuesday in Moncton

April 13, 2017

Many of Canada’s up-and-coming curling stars will get their first exposure to a national championship competition when the inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships get underway in Moncton, N.B.

Read More

Canada completes perfect run with Ford Worlds gold

April 10, 2017

Brad Gushue’s curling resume is now complete. Team Canada scored a clutch deuce in the ninth end, and Gushue made two superb finishing shots in the 10th, to beat Niklas Edin of Sweden 4-2 Sunday and win the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

Read More

Courtney, Carruthers win Canadian mixed doubles title

April 9, 2017

Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers claimed the 2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship, earning a 9-6 extra-end win over Rachel Homan and John Morris in a star-studded gold-medal game.

Read More

Huge 7th end powers Switzerland to Ford Worlds bronze

April 9, 2017

It was the lucky seven for Peter de Cruz and his Swiss teammates Sunday. The foursome broke open a tight game with four in the seventh end to defeat John Shuster of the U.S. 7-5 to capture the bronze medal at the Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts.

Read More