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As Canada’s top curling teams prepare for the 2013 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Canadian Curling Trials, presented by Monsanto, in Winnipeg, planning is already underway to determine participants in the 2017 Canadian Curling Trials.
Chelsea Carey tried on the Canada jacket for the first time this summer, in preparation for a trip to the China Open, Sept. 18-24 in Beijing, an international event that sets the stage for the city’s role as host of the 2014 world men’s curling championship.
In the history of the Canada Cup Alberta teams have clearly dominated the men’s side of the championship, winning in eight of the nine competitions. Kevin Koe is hoping to add one more for the Wild Rose province November 28-December 2 at the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling in Moose Jaw.
Two skips in the field for the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling have the opportunity to establish history as the first women to lead their teams to three event championships.
When John Epping steps on the ice in Moose Jaw for the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup, he’s hoping to start off the new curling season the same way he finished the last one – with a victory celebration.