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Strong start for Canada at 2017 World Juniors

February 16, 2017

Canada’s two junior champions hit the ice at the 2017 World Junior Curling Championships today at the Gangneung Curling Centre in Gangneung, South Korea, where Tyler Tardi kicked off with a win in the men’s one game of the day, and Kristen Streifel split her two matches, coming up just short in an 8-7 loss to Sweden.

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2017 World Juniors begin Wednesday in South Korea

February 13, 2017

Canada’s teams will be looking for a third straight double-podium finish when the 2017 VoIP Defender World Junior Curling Championships get underway Wednesday (Eastern time) in Gangneung, South Korea.

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Gold for Canada’s Kelsey Rocque at Winter Universiade

February 7, 2017

Kelsey Rocque and her University of Alberta team – vice-skip Danielle Schmiemann, second Taylor McDonald, lead Taylore Theroux and coach Garry Coderre – are coming home with a gold medal after cruising to an 8-3 win over Russia’s Victoria Moiseeva in the women’s curling final of the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Tuesday morning.

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Rocque will play for gold at 2017 Winter Universiade

February 6, 2017

Team Canada’s Kelsey Rocque earned a chance to play for the gold medal after defeating Sweden’s Isabella Wranaa, 7-4, in semifinal action at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on Monday.

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Rocque finishes first as round robin wraps up at 2017 Winter Universiade

February 4, 2017

University of Alberta’s Kelsey Rocque, and her team of vice-skip Danielle Schmiemann, second Taylor McDonald, lead Taylore Theroux and coach Garry Coderre are headed to the semifinals after finishing at the top of the standings at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Rocque is playoff bound at 2017 Winter Universiade

February 3, 2017

With one game left in the round robin, Kelsey Rocque and her University of Alberta Pandas foursome are headed for the playoff round after notching two more wins and climbing into a tie for first place at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan on Friday.

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Canadian teams battle for playoff positions at Winter Universiade

February 2, 2017

Aaron Squires remains in a logjam right behind the leaders in the men’s competition, and Kelsey Rocque climbed into second place in the women’s as Team Canada continues to battle for playoff spots at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Rocque stays close to leaders at Winter Universiade

February 1, 2017

After splitting two games on Wednesday, Team Canada’s Kelsey Rocque remains close to the leaders – and a possible playoff spot – at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Another win for Squires at Winter Universiade

January 31, 2017

Team Canada’s Aaron Squires faced two tough opponents on the second day of competition at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan, losing a close morning match to Great Britain, but battling to a 5-4 win over Russia on Tuesday night.

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Rebound for Rocque at 2017 Winter Universiade

January 30, 2017

After a rough start against China, Kelsey Rocque rebounded with a strong 6-2 over Germany on the first day of curling competition at the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Kelsey Rocque to carry Canadian flag into opening ceremony at 2017 Universiade

January 28, 2017

ALMATY, Kazakhstan (U SPORTS) – Kelsey Rocque, a world champion curler from the University of Alberta, was announced Saturday as Canada’s flag bearer for the opening ceremony of the 2017 Winter Universiade in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Canadian teams open Universiade curling competition Monday in Almaty

January 26, 2017

Canada’s reigning Canadian university curling champions will take aim at gold next week when the 2017 Winter Universiade curling competition gets underway Monday at the Almaty Arena in Almaty, Kazakhstan.

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Youth Curling continues to grow across Canada

January 20, 2017

When the 2023 Canada Winter Games get underway in Prince Edward Island, Mixed Doubles curling will be one of the new events on the schedule, and that’s good news for young Canadian curlers.

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Canadian wheelchair curling team announced for 2017 world championship

January 16, 2017

Canada’s national wheelchair curling team will be aiming not only for a world championship gold medal, but also to get some 2018 Paralympic Winter Games momentum when the 2017 World Wheelchair Curling Championship takes place in March.

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Gushue back in top form with Slam triumph

January 9, 2017

Don’t call it a comeback… When you look at this year’s Canadian Team Ranking System men’s standings, it’s very easy to forget that Brad Gushue has barely played this season due to injury.

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