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Coaching Profile: Darryl Horne

Even though Darryl Horne has his mind focused on one of the biggest prizes in curling, he can’t help but think about where it all begins.

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It can’t be done without family support

Every single player in the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Canadian Curling Trials has someone who makes a sacrifice for them so that they can follow their dream.

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Small-town clubs are the lifeblood of curling

Winters in Manitoba can be harsh to say the least. The story I always go back to when I describe how cold the winters can be was from January 2004 when I was curling in the Manitoba Curling Association (MCA) bonspiel with Sean Grassie.

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Trials hopefuls must give their everything for Olympic dream

As some of you know if you follow me on twitter (@nolancurling34) or are fans of Team Koe I was once a baseball player of some very minor acclaim.

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Sochi already on the minds of Canada’s top curlers

The Canadian Curling Association asked me to pen a blog series for www.curling.ca to provide insight into what curlers go through in our preparation for the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Canadian Curling Trials in December.

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Canadian curlers hope research pays off with gold in Sochi

Canada’s Olympic curlers won’t just have a top-level coaching and support staff behind them next February in Russia. They’ll also have science on their side.

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The one-year countdown to Sochi begins today

Exactly one year from today, Feb. 7, 2014, the flame will be lit at the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, Russia, during the opening ceremonies of the 2014 Winter Olympics.

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Funding to help Canadian curlers in pursuit of gold in Sochi

OTTAWA — The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) will be one of the beneficiaries of a $31-million investment by the federal government into winter sports leading up to the 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

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World Curling Federation selects Canadian officials and ice technicians for Sochi

Canadians will play an important role in the curling events at the 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Sochi, Russia, but they won’t all be throwing rocks or sweeping.

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The Stage is Set for a Saskatchewan Replay

The 2011 Saskatchewan Scotties Tournament of Hearts final came down to a matchup between Amber Holland and Stefanie Lawton… of course, it was Holland who moved on to the national women’s championship in Charlottetown.

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