Posts Tagged ‘ford world women’s curling championship’
Here we are at Day 21 in the stretch of ice making at two championship events: the Tim Hortons Brier and the Ford World Women’s Curling Championships. For the icemakers, this is what our typical day looks like.
She’s 27 years young, she’s been curling for more than half her life and she’s represented Italy on the World stage over 20 times. She’s Diana Gaspari, and she will be making her eighth trip to the women’s worlds when she and her team of Giorgia Appolonio, Chiara Olivieri and Claudia Alvera head to Lethbridge in March. Italy utilizes a selection process in determining the makeup of the women’s teams which represent the country in international events.
The field for the 2012 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, which will be contested at Lethbridge, Alberta’s Enmax Centre from March 17-25, is already starting to take shape after the conclusion of play at the Pacific-Asia Curling Championships.
Over the course of more than a decade of serious curling, Stefanie Lawton has had more than her fair share of success. But, for the most part her success has come in Canadian competition.
The biggest events in curling continue to air on TSN through to 2020. New deal includes more French-language coverage than ever before with 250 hours of curling on RDS and RDS2.