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Jones a finalist for Air Canada Athlete of the Year award

Sochi Ru.Feb20-2014.Winter Olympic Games.Gold Medal Game.Team Canada,skip Jennifer Jones.WCF/michael burns photo

Hey, curling fans! Show your support for our sport by getting behind one of our top athletes in a major national contest.

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Winnipeg teams pad CTRS lead

Sochi Ru.Feb11-2014.Winter Olympic Games.Team Canadas,second Jill Officer.third Kaitlyn Lawes.WCF/CCA/michael burns photo

Going into the weekend, two Winnipeg teams were at the top of the Canadian Team Ranking System lists. After all the dust had settled in Gatineau, Que., and Portage la Prairie, Man., the same two teams were still in the lead — just farther ahead.

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Jones tops Homan in Calgary showdown

Winnipeg Mb. Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings 2013.skip Jennifer Jones,lead Dawn McEwen,second Jill Officer.CCA/michael burns photo

With several events on the World Curling Tour this weekend, there was plenty of action across the country and lots of points up for grabs. Two Manitoba teams came away as the big winners, with Jennifer Jones and Reid Carruthers cashing in tournament wins, in high-valued events.

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Stars on ice gather in Calgary!

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Two different kinds of sliders gathered on Thursday afternoon at the Glencoe Club in Calgary for some Canadian team bonding.

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Weekend roundup: Canadian teams shine in Sweden

Saint John N.B.Mar21_2014.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Canada skip Rachel Homan,third Emma Miskew.CCA/michael burns photo

It’s been a busy couple days on the World Curling Tour. Sunday morning, both Ottawa’s Rachel Homan, and Winnipeg’s Jennifer Jones were playing for major Canadian Team Ranking System points at the Stockholm Ladies Cup in Sweden. Homan lost the final to Sweden’s Margaretha Sigfridsson, while Jones won the bronze-medal game over Switzerland’s Silvana Tirinzoni.

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National Team Program squads chase CTRS points in Sweden

Sochi Ru.Feb19-2014.Winter Olympic Games.Team Canada,skip Jennifer Jones.lead Dawn McEwen.second Jill Officer,WCF/michael burns photo

As the competitive season moves into Week 5, it’s suddenly not that easy to keep track of all the teams, events, and points up for grabs. Between the men and the women, there are nine bonspiels on the World Curling Tour schedule this weekend, many of which feature some high-level talent.

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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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Field set for 2014 Canada Cup of Curling

Sochi Ru.Feb12-2014.Winter Olympic Games.Team Canada,skip Brad Jacobs.WCF/CCA/michael burns photo

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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Canada's teams golden in Sochi

SOCHI — Canada is officially on top of the curling world.

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Team Canada Sochi 2014 Blog: Jennifer Jones

By Jennifer Jones (Team Canada skip) — The game has been over for a couple of hours now and I still can’t believe it when I hear the words “Olympic Champion.”

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Team Canada Sochi 2014 Blog: Jennifer Jones

By Jennifer Jones (Team Canada skip) — One thing about our team is that we like our routines. We’ve travelled to some amazing places over the years, like South Korea, China, Switzerland and now Russia. And one thing that doesn’t change is that every morning, we have toast and peanut butter! So that’s what we did this morning before our game against Sweden.

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Team Canada Sochi 2014 Blog: Jill Officer

By JILL OFFICER (Team Canada second) — We’ve been waiting for today for all of our lives, really. But we’ve been REALLY impatient since we got here on Tuesday night, so it was really exciting to get out there and throw a rock today.

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Team World salvages split with Team North America at 2014 WFG Continental Cup

LAS VEGAS — Team World is still in the race at the 2014 World Financial Group Continental Cup at the Orleans Arena.

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Team North America comes on strong at WFG Continental Cup

LAS VEGAS — It’s all tied up going into the evening draw of the 2014 World Financial Group Continental Cup at the Orleans Arena.

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Homan leads youth movement in women’s curling

Ottawa’s Rachel Homan brings her Scotties championship team to Las Vegas for the WFG Continental Cup

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