Tag Archives: Featured (page 2)

Tag Archives: Featured

Optimist International Under-18 helps young curlers develop a competitive edge

2016 Optimist International Under-18 Curling Championship participants (Detour Photography)
April 27, 2016

Earlier this month, the 2016 Optimist International Under-18 Curling Championship took over the Jasper Place Curling Club in Edmonton. The Saskatchewan men’s and Manitoba women’s teams recently took home the gold medals in this annual event that provides an opportunity for young curlers to develop their competitive skills against teams from across Canada and beyond.

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Fifth place and Olympic points for Canada at World Mixed Doubles

Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff wave to Canadian fans after a win during the round robin of the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Richard Gray photo)
April 23, 2016

Canadians Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff handily won both their games in the playoffs of the Classification Round at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship on Saturday to secure a fifth-place finish and eight points in the all-important ranking for Canada in Olympic Mixed Doubles standings.

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Silver for Neufeld at World Seniors

(From left to right) Coach Bill Tschirhart, skip Randy Neufeld, third Dean Moxham, second/vice Peter Nicholls, lead Dale Michie: Silver medallists at the 2016 World Senior Men's Curling Championship in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Céline Stucki)
April 23, 2016

Randy Neufeld is bringing home a silver medal after a 7-4 loss to Sweden’s Mats Wrana in the final of the 2016 World Senior Men’s Curling Championship in Karlstad, Sweden, on Saturday.

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Neufeld through to semifinals at World Seniors

Canada’s Randy Neufeld watches calls to his sweepers after delivering his rock at the 2016 World Senior Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Céline Stucki photo)
April 22, 2016

Canada’s Randy Neufeld scored a single point in the last end to win a see-saw battle over Scotland’s Gordon Muirhead during quarter-final action at the World Senior Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden on Friday.

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Canada won’t reach the podium at 2016 World Mixed Doubles

Canada’s Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff watch as rocks come to rest in the house during quarter-final action against Scotland’s Gina Aitken and Bruce Mouat at the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Championship in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Hamish Irvine photo)
April 22, 2016

Playoffs got underway at the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championships, and it was a tough day for Canadians Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff, who lost a heartbreaking 6-5 quarter-final to Scotland on Friday in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Kasner and Kalthoff finish round robin undefeated at 2016 World Mixed Doubles

Marliese Kasner indique la trajectoire alors que son coéquipier Dustin Kalthoff balaie, au Mondial 2016 de curling en doubles mixtes, à Karlstad, Suède (WCF/Hamish Irvine photo)
April 21, 2016

The momentum continues to build for undefeated Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff as they wrapped up the round robin at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship with another commanding win on Thursday in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Canadian men and women heading to playoffs at World Seniors

Team Canada lead Cheryl Hall delivers her rock at the 2016 World Seniors Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Céline Stucki photo)
April 21, 2016

He still has one round-robin game to go, but Randy Neufeld already knows he will be moving on the playoffs at the 2016 World Senior Curling Championship after a 10-1 win over Finland on Thursday morning. And Terri Loblaw, who came into Thursday’s game knowing her Calgary foursome had already qualified, finished the round robin with a solid 7-3 six-end win over Latvia.

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Kasner and Kalthoff are playoff bound at World Mixed Doubles

Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff are all smiles after clinching a playoff spot at the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Hamish Irvine photo)
April 20, 2016

Undefeated Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff were already assured of a playoff spot when they started their game against China – also undefeated – at the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship, but they didn’t hold anything back in a 12-2 win on Wednesday evening in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Winning streak continues for Neufeld at World Seniors

Skip Randy Neufeld looks down the ice as his team delivers the next shot at the 2016 World Seniors Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Céline Stucki photo)
April 20, 2016

With two games left in the round robin of the 2016 World Senior Curling Championships, Randy Neufeld has his eyes on the playoffs after adding another win on Wednesday at the 2016 World Seniors Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Canadian women bounce back from morning loss at World Seniors

Team Canada skip Terri Loblaw calls to her sweepers during Tuesday's action at the World Senior Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Céline Stucki photo)
April 19, 2016

After an 8-3 loss to England’s Judith Dixon on Monday morning, Team Canada’s Terri Loblaw bounced back for a decisive 11-5 win over Japan in the evening draw to stay in contention at the 2016 World Seniors Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Kasner and Kalthoff still undefeated at World Mixed Doubles

Team Canada’s Marliese Kasner watches the line as Dustin Kalthoff sweeps her shot during action at the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Richard Gray photo)
April 19, 2016

Canada’s Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff added two more wins to their undefeated record on Tuesday at the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championships taking place in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Winning ways continue for Canada at 2016 World Seniors

Dale Michie and Dean Moxham sweep skip Randy Neufeld’s rock at the 2016 World Senior Men’s Curling Champioships at the Karlstad Curling Arena (WCF/Céline Stucki photo)
April 18, 2016

Another day, another win for both Team Canada men and women at the 2016 World Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships taking place at the Karlstad Curling Arena.

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Players Championship round-up: Trophies and Trials berths

Ottawa Ont.Mar 9; 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.N.L. skip Brad Gushue (foreground)  studies the incoming stone as Team Canada skip Pat Simmons checks the stones line.Gushue defeats Simmons 7-3 in 9 ends.  michael burns photo
April 18, 2016

After all the smoke had cleared at the Mattamy Athletic Centre in Toronto, one thing was clear. Team Brad Gushue of St. John’s was going home a champion and taking a big bonus cheque with him. What wasn’t clear, at first, was the fate of another Olympic champion.

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Another win for Canada at World Mixed Doubles

Canada’s Dustin Kalthoff and Marliese Kasner are building momentum with two wins at the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Karlstad, Sweden (WCF/Richard Gray photo)
April 18, 2016

Canada’s Marliese Kasner and Dustin Kalthoff continue to build momentum after scoring a decisive 8-3 win over father-daughter duo Neil and Alison Fyfe of Ireland on Monday at the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship taking place at the Kobbs Arena in Karlstad, Sweden.

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Canadian teams still perfect at 2016 World Seniors

World Senior's Curling Championship 2016, Karlstad, Sweden
April 17, 2016

Team Canada — both of them — continues to have an unblemished record at the 2016 World Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships in Karlstad, Sweden.

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