Posts Tagged ‘2014 Olympic Games’
Brad Jacobs ended a 28-year drought for Northern Ontario at the Canadian men’s curling championship with his team’s decisive victory at last season’s Tim Hortons Brier.
Come December, Rachel Homan could very well be leading the youngest team in the field into Winnipeg’s MTS Centre for the 2013 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, presented by Monsanto, when the top shooters in Canadian curling compete for a trip to Sochi, Russia for the 2014 Olympics.
Cheryl Bernard lived the ultimate curling dream in the 2009 season, winning the women’s gold medal at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings and the right to represent Canada at the 2010 Olympic Games.
In one of the most storied careers in competitive curling, it’s hard to imagine a whole lot of unresolved issues on the ‘bucket list’ for Jennifer Jones, the longtime pride of Winnipeg’s St. Vital Curling Club.
Joe Frans initially earned his reputation in competitive curling as third for the John Morris squad at the 2001 Canadian Curling Trials, followed by the 2002 Brier where they lost to Randy Ferbey in the championship final. In 2005, he returned to the Brier as second for Wayne Middaugh.