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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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Young curlers benefit from first Swing & Sweep golf tournament

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Carving up the John Daly-designed Thundering Waters Golf Club layout to the tune of 17-under-par earned the foursome of Ian Gollert, Garry Guinard, Tim Jones and Jim Steele top honours in the Canadian Curling Association’s inaugural Swing & Golf Tournament, presented by Pinty’s, on Wednesday.

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Dialogue, innovation and awards at first CCA National Curling Summit

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The first National Curling Summit in Niagara Falls aimed to stimulate conversation about important issues affecting curling, now and in the future, with a goal of growing the sport in all communities across Canada.

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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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Hall-of-Famer Sheila Rowan passes away

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One of curling’s best all-around athletes, and a member of the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame, has passed away.

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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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Rivals on the ice but friends off the ice

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Canada's top curlers leave their intense rivalries on the ice.

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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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Field set for 2014 Canada Cup of Curling

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The first steps toward the 2018 Winter Olympics will be taken in early December at Encana Arena in Camrose, Alta., and a who’s-who of Canadian curling will be on hand.

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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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