Tag Archives: Featured (page 20)

Tag Archives: Featured

Close call for leaders at Mixed

November 15, 2016

Undefeated Saskatchewan and Ontario were forced to steal their way out of trouble on Tuesday night at the 2017 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Yarmouth, N.S., as British Columbia’s Wes Craig and Prince Edward Island’s Veronica Smith threatened to end the top teams’ winning streak.

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MQFT with John Epping

November 15, 2016

This week, John sits down with John Epping, a skip who is currently ranked fifth in the world and third on the 2016 Money List, and who has just about done it all. A Canadian Mixed champion, an Ontario Junior champion, a Grand Slam champion, and a fixture on the WCT for the last 5 years, John’s rink will be attempting to qualify for the Olympic Trials at the Canada Cup in Brandon from Nov. 30-Dec. 4, 2016.

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Winning streak continues for Northern Ontario and Ontario at Mixed

November 15, 2016

Northern Ontario remains as one of three undefeated teams after Draw 4 wrapped up at the 2017 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship on Tuesday morning at the Mariners Centre in Yarmouth, N.S.

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Teams are keeping the leaders close at Canadian Mixed

November 14, 2016

Draw 3 of the round robin wrapped up Monday evening at the 2017 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Yarmouth, N.S., with Alberta, Quebec, British Columbia and Nova Scotia notching their first wins to stay in touch with the leaders.

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Sweeting seeks to double up on victories at Wall Grain Classic

November 14, 2016

While the majority of teams were knocked out of the Grand Slam Tour Challenge on Saturday night, there wasn’t exactly a stampede to the Cranbrook, B.C. airport on Sunday morning. Instead, many players skipped the airport exit and drove right on to neighbouring Kimberley, where another big event awaited.

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Ontario steals win over home-province favourite

November 14, 2016

Wayne Tuck and his Ontario team stole their way to a win over Team Nova Scotia on Monday afternoon at the 2017 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Yarmouth, N.S.

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Canadian Mixed Curling Championship kicks off in Yarmouth

November 13, 2016

The 2017 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship kicked off on Sunday evening at the Mariners Centre at Yarmouth, N.S.

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Tour Challenge provides arena-ice experience to more teams

November 10, 2016

Thirty top-tier curling teams are gathered in Cranbrook, B.C., this week for the Grand Slam of Curling Tour Challenge. At the Western Financial Place Arena, you’ll find thirty of the top names: Homan and Jones, Koe and Epping, and all the other teams near the top of the rankings.

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Canadian Mixed gets underway Sunday in Yarmouth

November 10, 2016

The 54th edition of the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship gets underway Sunday at the Mariners Centre at Yarmouth, N.S.

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Barrie Curling Club Development League brings new and not-so-new curlers together

November 9, 2016

It’s early in the season, and your curling club has welcomed some keen beginners into Learn To Curl (LTC) sessions. How do you make sure these potential new members don’t drift away, lose interest and fall off the radar during the season? Organizers at the Barrie Curling Club have found a way to keep those new curlers coming back for more.

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Epping takes over top spot on CTRS

November 8, 2016

Toronto’s John Epping has won World Curling Tour events before, but this weekend’s victory at the CookstownCash presented by Comco Canada Inc. in Cookstown, Ont., moved him to places he’s never been.

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Pat Ray’s impact on Curling Canada not soon forgotten

November 8, 2016

Earlier this fall, Pat Ray retired from her position as Chief Operating Officer of Curling Canada — a position she’d held since 1987.

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2018 Tim Hortons Brier awarded to Regina

November 3, 2016

There will be a distinctively green flavour to the Tim Hortons Brier in approximately 17 months. The 2018 Canadian Men’s Curling Championship will be staged at the Brandt Centre in Regina from March 3-11, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Hasselborg replacing Sidorova at 2017 WFG Continental Cup

November 2, 2016

One Anna is out but another Anna is in for the 2017 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Camp Carruthers: Two passions combined

November 2, 2016

Today you can find Manitoba’s Reid Carruthers back into the full swing of his competitive curling season, but it was also a busy summer for the 2011 World Champion. Carruthers, who is a teacher by trade, noticed a gap in his province in terms of high-level camps for junior curlers during the off-season. That gap provided an opportunity for him to bring his passion for curling and love of teaching together.

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