Tag Archives: Curling

Tag Archives: Curling

Travelers Club Championship begins Monday in Ottawa

November 20, 2015

Curling dreams will be coming true for the 28 teams that open the 2015 Travelers Curling Club Championship on Monday at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club.

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Morris, Man., is a curling hotbed this weekend!

November 19, 2015

According to Wikipedia, the town of Morris, Man., boasts a population of 1,797 people. This weekend, however, that will swell to well over 2,000 while 64 teams come into town  to compete in the annual DEKALB Superspiel at the Morris Curling Club and the Rosenort Arena.

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U.S. squads decided for World Financial Group Continental Cup

November 19, 2015

Two U.S. teams with an abundance of international experience have qualified to join Team North America for the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming.

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Wall Grain Classic attracts elite mixed doubles field

November 16, 2015

The Grand Slam of Curling may have left the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ont., but there wasn’t the usual mad dash to Pearson Airport on Sunday night. Instead of flying home, many of the game’s top players are taking part in the Wall Grain Mixed Doubles Classic at the Oshawa Curling Club.

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Alberta claims gold at 2016 Canadian Mixed

November 14, 2015

Mick Lizmore and his Alberta teammates will get another chance to wear the Maple Leaf on their backs.

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Alberta, Saskatchewan to play for gold in Toronto

November 14, 2015

The two winningest provinces in the event’s history will do battle today at 4 p.m. Eastern in the final of the 2016 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship.

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Curling coaches earn Petro-Canada Coaching Excellence Awards

November 13, 2015

Two long-time Canadian curling coaches were honoured Friday night at the Coaching Association of Canada’s Petro-Canada Sport Leadership Awards Gala in Winnipeg.

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Jones and Jacobs teams picking up the pace in Oshawa

November 12, 2015

Since winning gold medals at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Jennifer Jones and Brad Jacobs have been anything but quiet.

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Team Thomas makes move in CTRS race

November 10, 2015

With most of the top teams in the world on hiatus last weekend, it seemed like an ideal opportunity for some of the rest of the teams to make up some ground in the Canadian Team Ranking System race. Unfortunately, the teams that had the most to gain came up a bit short by the end of World Curling Tour: Week 12.

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First draw complete at 2016 Canadian Mixed

November 8, 2015

The 2016 Canadian Mixed Curling Championships opened with the first draw on Sunday at the Weston Golf and Country Club in Toronto.

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CTRS points chase brings women’s teams to Saskatoon

November 6, 2015

While most club curlers across the country are finally settling into their leagues, maybe with two or three weeks under their belts, the World Curling Tour enters its 12th week. Since the Baden Masters in August, many of Canada’s top teams have been busy nearly every weekend in bonspiels from one coast to the other.

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2016 Canadian Mixed starts Sunday in Toronto

November 5, 2015

The Canadian Mixed Curling Championship gets underway on Sunday at the Weston Golf and Country Club in Toronto.

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Brandon to host 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup

November 4, 2015

One of curling’s most competitive events, with significant implications in deciding Canada’s 2018 Olympic curling teams, will make its first trip to Manitoba, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Top seeds prevail in Truro; Gushue shows his grit

November 2, 2015

When the world’s best curling teams all play each other in a major competition, it’s anything but guaranteed that the No. 1 seeds will win the event. Sure, it happens, but it’s just as likely that a No. 2, 3 or a 6 could get hot that weekend, and knock off the top squad en route to a championship.

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Elite field chasing Slam title in Truro, N.S.

October 29, 2015

It’s safe to say the season is in full swing at this point. Considering the top curling teams have been on the competitive circuit for nearly two months now, the teams playing in the Grand Slam Masters of Curling in Truro, N.S., should officially be in “mid-season” form.

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