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Raise funds for charity with The Men of Curling 2018 calendar

November 2, 2017

The Men of Curling calendar is back, and the 15 athlete-models from five countries are doing their part to raise funds for a variety of charitable organizations—including the Curling Canada Foundation, which is a major beneficiary of this initiative.

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Gushue, Jones win Slam titles in Lloydminster

October 31, 2017

With the Canadian Olympic qualifying events just around the corner, two previous gold-medallists found themselves on top of the podium once again this weekend.

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Grand Slam Masters attracts curling’s elite teams

October 26, 2017

If you found this fall’s World Curling Tour season a little slow getting up to speed, buckle up, because they’re about to step on the gas.

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CBC Sports partners with Curling Canada to stream five championship events

October 26, 2017

CBC Sports and Curling Canada have reached an agreement that will see more coverage than ever before of five national championship events made available through CBC Sports digital platforms in each of the next five seasons, beginning this season.

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Quiet weekend for Canadian teams on World Curling Tour

October 24, 2017

A casual observer might look at this weekend’s World Curling Tour results and have a Chicken Little moment. “The Sky is Falling for Canadian curling!” they’d say.

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WCT weekend preview: Women’s teams on the ice in Portage la Prairie

October 20, 2017

For the second straight week, the World Curling Tour makes a stop in Portage la Prairie, Man., except this time the women will take to the ice.

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Canadian curlers honoured by International Fair Play Committee

October 19, 2017

An act of sportsmanship that highlighted the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier in Ottawa is being recognized by the International Fair Play Committee.

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Repeat win for Carruthers at Canad Inn’s Men’s Classic

October 17, 2017

Reid Carruthers may have experienced a bit of deja-vu this weekend in Portage la Prairie, Man. For the second straight year, Carruthers and his Winnipeg foursome captured the championship at the Canad Inn’s Men’s Classic.

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Silver for Canada at World Mixed

October 14, 2017

Canada’s Trevor Bonot and his Northern Ontario team of vice-skip Jackie McCormick, second Kory Carr, lead Megan Carr and coach Jim Waite are the 2017 World Mixed Curling silver medallists after losing the final to Scotland’s Grant Hardie 8-5 on Saturday at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland.

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Next stop semifinals for Team Canada at World Mixed

October 13, 2017

Team Canada’s Trevor Bonot cruised to a 9-1 win over Russia’s Alexey Stukalskiy in quarter-final action at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland this afternoon and will move on to tomorrow’s semifinal.

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The “Men of Curling” busy in World Curling Tour action this week

October 13, 2017

While it’s a relatively quiet week on the World Curling Tour for the women, the “Men of Curling” are making headlines in more ways than one.

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Team Canada through to quarter-finals at World Mixed

October 13, 2017

Team Canada took an early lead and hung on for a 4-3 win over Poland in the first round of playoffs today at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland.

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Team Canada headed to playoffs at World Mixed

October 12, 2017

Team Canada’s Trevor Bonot is headed to the playoffs after cruising to a 5-2 win over Germany’s Andrea Schoepp and wrapping up the round robin strong – not to mention, undefeated – at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland.

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Homan, Gushue teams maintain their winning ways

October 10, 2017

This may sound like a repeat from last week, but we assure you it’s a new story: Brad Gushue and Rachel Homan won World Curling Tour events over the weekend.

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Canada locks up a playoff spot at World Mixed

October 10, 2017

Canada notched two more wins on Tuesday, including an extra-end nail-biter against Australia, to secure a spot in the playoffs at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland.

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