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Val Sweeting among recipients of Petro-Canada program grants

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Edmonton’s Val Sweeting, and Canadian Curling Association National Team Program coaching consultant Renée Sonnenberg of Grande Prairie, Alta., are among 50 athlete-and-coach pairings who will receive funding through the Petro-Canada Fuelling Athletes and Coaching Excellence program, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association.

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Canada’s Prouse and Lochanski named to WCF executive board

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Two former Canadian Curling Association Board of Governors chairs will be part of the World Curling Federation’s executive board for the next two years.

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Former CLCA president Janet Merry passes away

Former Canadian Ladies Curling Association president and Canadian Curling Hall of Fame member Janet Merry has passed away. Merry, 85, passed peacefully on Aug. 17.

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New governors, new rules, new formats come out of CCA Annual Meeting

A productive five days of learning, discussions and meetings wrapped up with the election of two new members of the Canadian Curling Association Board of Governors, a new chair and vice-chair, new formats for the Canadian Senior and Mixed Curling Championships, and some tweaks to the Canadian rulebook.

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For the Love of Curling Scholarship winners announced

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The first 10 winners of the Canadian Curling Association’s For the Love of Curling scholarships have been decided, it was announced today by the CCA.

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CCA’s first national curling summit begins Monday in Niagara Falls

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A four-day gathering of curling’s movers and shakers gets underway Monday at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Niagara Falls, Ont.

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CCA announces 2014-15 National Team Program squads

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Six men’s and six women’s teams will be part of the Canadian Curling Association’s National Team Program (NTP), it was announced today.

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Rocks & Rings program racking up big numbers

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It was a record-breaking year for the highly popular Rocks & Rings indoor curling program.

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Bowman wins CCA Award of Achievement

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Longtime curling volunteer Jack Bowman has been named winner of the 2014 Canadian Curling Association Award of Achievement, it was announced today.

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Boucherville to host second straight Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship

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Boucherville, Que., will play host to the Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship for the second straight year, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association.

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Olympic, Paralympic curlers saluted during Celebration of Excellence

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Canada’s Olympic and Paralympic gold-medallists have been taking part in the Celebration of Excellence Tour this week in Ottawa and Calgary.

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Sochi gold-medallists to participate in Swing & Sweep Golf Tournament

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Four members of Canada’s gold-medal winning Olympic curling teams will be participating in the inaugural Swing & Sweep Golf Tournament, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association.

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First CCA curling summit set for August at Niagara Falls

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Canada’s best and brightest curling minds will gather in Niagara Falls, Ont., in August for the first Canadian Curling Association Summit.

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Canadian curling makes history with World rankings sweep

For the first time ever, one country’s curling program sits on top of the World Curling Federation’s rankings in the men’s, women’s and wheelchair disciplines.

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Ferbey to be inducted into Word Curling Hall of Fame

One of the most accomplished curlers in the history of the sport will enter the World Curling Hall of Fame, it was announced today.

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