Tag Archives: Featured

Tag Archives: Featured

Applications now being accepted for 2017 For the Love of Curling scholarships

May 8, 2017

Young curlers from across the country will once again be able to further their academic and athletic ambitions, thanks to the Curling Canada Foundation’s For the Love of Curling Scholarship program.

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Qualifiers for 2017 Road to the Roar Pre-Trials unveiled

May 5, 2017

A Prince Edward Island product has the opportunity to pursue his dreams of representing Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics close to home.

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Meeting challenges with innovation at the Calgary Winter Club

May 3, 2017

Imagine you’re leading a busy life in Calgary, Alta., but you’re looking for something fun to do during the winter. Something that isn’t a huge time commitment (because you’re busy, right?). Something that won’t break the bank. Something that even allows you to bring the kids along, rather than hire a babysitter. Impossible? No way – just ask the convenors of the Six Pack League at the Calgary Winter Club and they’ll tell you this is a terrific initiative to attract new members through the doors of your curling facility and onto the ice.

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2018 Olympic Mixed Doubles Curling Trials to be held in Portage la Prairie, Man.

May 2, 2017

Canada’s first Olympic mixed doubles curling team will be decided in Portage la Prairie, Man., it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Fourteen teams set for Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings in Ottawa

May 1, 2017

Fourteen teams are officially a step closer to achieving their gold-medal dreams after being named to the field for the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Gold for Manitoba at Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship

April 30, 2017

“This one feels special,” said Manitoba’s Dennis Thiessen after leading his Winnipeg team to an 11-1 win over Alberta’s Jack Smart to claim the gold medal at the 14th Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship in Boucherville, Que.

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Canada nails down best-ever result with World Mixed Doubles silver

April 29, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — It was an agonizing way to lose, but in the big picture, it was a huge step forward for Canada at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship.

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Manitoba and Alberta will play for gold at Canadian Wheelchair Championship

April 29, 2017

Manitoba’s Mark Thiessen and Alberta’s Jack Smart will play for gold at the 2017 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship after emerging from two tight semifinal battles on Saturday night at the Club de curling Boucherville, Que.

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Canadian teams win gold, silver in World Seniors finals

April 29, 2017

It was a memorable day for Team Canada on Saturday at the World Senior Curling Championships.

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Canada clinches Olympic berth, headed to World Mixed Doubles semifinal

April 29, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — The first job is done, and one more remains for Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Lethbridge.

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Canadian teams to play for gold at World Seniors

April 28, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Both of Canada’s teams will play for gold medals on Saturday at the World Senior Curling Championships at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge.

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Alberta leads the way to playoffs at Wheelchair Curling Championship

April 28, 2017

Alberta’s Jack Smart will lead the way into the playoffs after finishing in first place as the round robin wrapped up on Friday afternoon at the 2017 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship at the Club de curling Boucherville, Que.

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Team Canada advances to World Mixed Doubles quarter-finals

April 28, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Team Canada put together its finest performance to date at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Championship, and it produced a crucial playoff victory on Friday morning at the ATB Centre.

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Canada falls short in round-robin finale at World Mixed Doubles

April 27, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Bring on the playoffs. Team Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers lost their final round-robin game Thursday afternoon at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Lethbridge, bowing 8-6 to the U.S. sibling team of Becca Hamilton and Matt Hamilton.

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Teams battling for position at Wheelchair Championship

April 27, 2017

You can be sure that every team taking to the ice this afternoon at the 2017 Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship at the Club de curling Boucherville, Que., had their eyes on the standings. A logjam of five teams sat tied at the top with 4-2 records, and the results of Draw 7 would go a long way to determining who will have the advantage going into the final day of the round robin on Friday.

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