Tag Archives: British Columbia (page 2)

Tag Archives: British Columbia

Ménard gets first Tim Hortons Brier win in front of friendly fans

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Jean-Michel Menard, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

OTTAWA — Jean-Michel Ménard of Quebec cracked open a tight game with three in the ninth end Sunday to get past Adam Casey of Prince Edward Island for his first win at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Saskatchewan, Alberta get vital wins at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Brier Bear. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

OTTAWA – Steve Laycock of Saskatchewan kept himself in the thick of the chase Sunday afternoon with a vital 8-4 win over Jim Cotter of B.C. at the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Team Canada improves to 2-0 at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 6, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Team Canada skip Pat Simmons. Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 6, 2016

It’s hardly breaking news that the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier features the most talented array of teams in the rich history of the Canadian men’s curling championship.

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Northern Ontario gets extra-end win over Saskatchewan

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier. Northern.Ontario  lead Ryan Harnden, second E.J.Harnden, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Steve Laycock of Saskatchewan came up short with his last-rock draw in the 11th end Saturday, allowing Brad Jacobs of Northern Ontario to take a 6-5 win without having to throw his final stone.

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Veteran Gushue spoils McEwen’s debut at Tim Hortons Brier

Ottawa Ont.Mar 5, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.NL skip Brad Gushue reacts after defeating Manitoba's Mike McEwen in an extra end 5-4 in draw 1 of the Brier. michael burns photo
March 5, 2016

OTTAWA – Veteran Brad Gushue spoiled Mike McEwen’s debut in the Tim Hortons Brier Saturday, making a last-rock hit-and-stick in the 11th end for a 5-4 victory in the event’s opening draw.

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Nunavut earns historic first victory at Scotties

Team Nunavit wins it opening qualifiyer against Team BC. From left to right. Alternate, lead Jenine Bodner, second Robyn Mackey, skip, Geneva Chislett, third Denise Hutchings and coach Donalda Mattie at the 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Canadian Womens Curling Championships, Grande Praire, Alberta
February 19, 2016

First there were nerves, followed by relief and then tears of joy Thursday evening when Nunavut made its successful debut at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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Nova Scotia wins women’s gold at 2016 Canadian Juniors

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January 31, 2016

Mary Fay and Karlee Burgess will need an extra closet to store all of their Team Canada gear from this season.

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Manitoba has another shot at gold at 2016 Canadian Junior Championships

Stratford Ont.Jan 30 2016.Canadian Junior Curling Championship.Manitoba fans, Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
January 30, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — Matt Dunstone and Colton Lott are hoping Sunday afternoon will be worth the wait. The Manitoba skip and third won men’s gold at the 2013 Canadian Juniors in Fort McMurray, Alta., but their return visit to the national championship was put on hold after losing back-to-back Manitoba finals to Braden Calvert, who would win the national title in 2014 and 2015.

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B.C. to play for women’s gold at 2016 Canadian Juniors

Stratford Ont.Jan 30 2016.Canadian Junior Curling Championship. B.C.skip Sarah Daniels,Curling Canada/ michael burns photo
January 30, 2016

STRATFORD, Ont. — It will be a battle of youthful skips to decide the women’s gold medal at the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, presented by Egg Farmers of Ontario.

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B.C. captures Canadian wheelchair curling title

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May 3, 2015

British Columbia’s wheelchair curlers added to their leading gold-medal collection on Sunday at Centre Gilles Chabot in Boucherville, Que.

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B.C. heading to final at Tim Hortons Brier

March 8, 2014

KAMLOOPS — The fans in the nearly full Interior Savings Centre were chanting “Jimmy, Jimmy, Jimmy” by the fourth end Friday evening as they watched their local hero, Jim Cotter, pull off a highlight reel shot that sparked B.C. to a 9-5 win over Alberta that moved them into Sunday’s final of the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek.

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Scott’s Back in the Scotties for B.C.

January 23, 2013

When the top teams in women’s curling hit the ice February 16-24 in Kingston for the 2013 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, fans will see a familiar smiling face wearing British Columbia colours.

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Inside Junior Curling: Youth Olympic Games Bronze Medallists Reflect

January 4, 2013

Let’s start off the year with a reflection on one hugely significant event for junior curlers around the world in 2012 – the Youth Olympic Games.

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British Columbia is rocking with Capital One Rocks & Rings!

May 30, 2012

Three years ago, Curl BC signed an agreement and brought the Capital One Rocks & Rings program to the Metro Vancouver region as a pilot project. It proved to be such a success that it has been expanded, and by the end of this curling season, should have the program in every region in BC!

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The Road to Red Deer: West Update

January 13, 2012

The Road to Red Deer continues with an update from the West.

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