Tag Archives: Brad Jacobs

Tag Archives: Brad Jacobs

MQFT with Brad Jacobs

Sochi Ru.Feb22-2014.Winter Olympic Games.Men's Gold Medal.Team Canada,skip Brad Jacobs.WCF/michael burns photo
February 4, 2016

This week, John sits down with a man who needs no introduction, the reigning Olympic gold medallist, 2013 Canadian champion, and 2015 silver medallist, Brad Jacobs. A divisive force of nature, Jacobs has led his crew to numerous successes but perhaps should be better known for his candour off the ice. It was great to sit down with Brad as he prepares to go after his sixth consecutive Brier appearance (if you don’t count the one where he was busy at the Olympics).

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Middaugh moves to 2-0 on opening day

Grande Prarie AB, Dec 2, 2015, Home Hardware Canada Cup Curling, Team Middaugh skip Sherry Midaugh, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
December 2, 2015

The veterans had hoped to teach the young ones a lesson but it took a tight final end before Sherry Middaugh prevailed over a squad skipped by Kelsey Rocque, the youngest competitor in the Home Hardware Canada Cup, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, which began Wednesday.

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Points race heats up on World Curling Tour

Glenn Howard (Curling Canada/Michael Burns photo)
October 16, 2015

With all of the chatter this week about new broom technology and sweeping techniques, it’s easy to forget that the World Curling Tour is marching on, and that several events featuring top teams will be taking place this weekend.

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Elite curlers bring experience to the business side of curling

(Photo courtesy Soo Curlers Association)
October 13, 2015

Curlers Brad Jacobs, Heather Nedohin and Robbie Doherty are going to be busier than ever this season: they’re joining a growing list of high-performance curlers who are adding off-ice club management to their curling résumé.

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Field set for 2015 Home Hardware Canada Cup in Grande Prairie

2014 Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling, Camrose, Val Sweeting, Lori Olson-Johns, Dana Ferguson, Rachelle Brown, CCA/michael burns photo
May 15, 2015

Two teams will take a significant step towards the 2018 Winter Olympics this December at Revolution Place in Grande Prairie, Alta.

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Players Championship underway in Toronto

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April 8, 2015

With the Players Championship underway in Toronto this week, there is no shortage of storylines to follow. Some teams are playing their first event with a new lineup (Toronto’s John Epping). Some teams are playing the last event with an old lineup (Penetanguishene, Ont.’s Glenn Howard). And other teams are just playing their last event (Winnipeg’s Jeff Stoughton)… for now.

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Team Canada captures 2015 Tim Hortons Brier gold

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Team Canada skip Pat Simmons, third John Morris, second Carter Rycroft, lead Nolan Thiessen, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 9, 2015

Pat Simmons got the shot he wanted with last rock and then made it to give Team Canada the 2015 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions, championship.

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Northern Ontario headed to Tim Hortons Brier final

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Northern Ontario skip Brad Jacobs, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 7, 2015

Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario saw an opportunity in the fifth end so he took it, scored three and went on to defeat Brad Gushue of Newfoundland-Labrador 7-5 in the Page playoff 1-2 game Friday at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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Saskatchewan keeps Tim Hortons Brier playoff hopes alive

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Saskatchewan lead Dallean Muyres, second Colton Flasch, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 5, 2015

Steve Laycock’s last-rock double takeout gave Saskatchewan a vital 6-5 win Thursday over Kevin Koe to virtually eliminate the defending champion skip at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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Gushue knocks off Jacobs in Tim Hortons Brier showdown

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, N.L. skip Brad Gushue, third Mark Nichols, lead Geoff Walker, second Brett Gallant, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 5, 2015

It was a morning of the heavyweights at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions, with Newfoundland-Labrador and Team Canada emerging the big winners.

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Gushue delivers stunning Tim Hortons Brier game-winner

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, N.L. skip Brad Gushue, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 4, 2015

Brad Gushue nearly jumped out of his shoes after a spectacular final shot he called his best ever gave his Newfoundland-Labrador team a heart-stopping 8-7 victory over Alberta Wednesday at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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Familiar names atop the standings at Tim Hortons Brier

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Quebec third Matin Crete, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 4, 2015

There are four familiar names atop the leaderboard after Wednesday’s 11th draw at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions – Brad Jacobs, Brad Gushue, Jean-Michel Ménard and John Morris.

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Team Canada triumphs in Tim Hortons Brier Battle of Alberta

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier.Team Canada third Pat Simmons, lead Nolan Thiessen, second Carter Rycroft, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 4, 2015

The highly anticipated historical Battle of Alberta between Team Canada and Alberta turned out to be an intense game of cat and mouse between two rival teams that refused to give an inch Tuesday at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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Northern Ontario remains perfect at Tim Hortons Brier

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Northern Ontario Fans, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 3, 2015

Brad Jacobs and his Northern Ontario Olympic champions continued to roll along at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions, posting two victories Monday to stand alone atop the standings at 5-0, the only unbeaten team.

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Northern Ontario cruising, narrow escape for Team Canada

2015, Calgary Ab, Tim Hortons Brier, Northern Ontario skip Brad Jacobs, third Ryan Fry, second E.J.Harnden, lead Ryan Harnden, Curling Canada/michael burns photo
March 2, 2015

Brad Jacobs and his Northern Ontario team rolled to a fourth straight victory but it was the huge sigh of relief from John Morris and Team Canada that had the Scotiabank Saddledome crowd abuzz Monday at the 2015 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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