Tag Archives: Jim Armstrong

Tag Archives: Jim Armstrong

Another win for Canada at World Wheelchair Championship

Team Canada skip Jim Armstrong delivers his rock against Norway at the World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Lucerne, Switzerland (WCF/Céline Stucki photo)
February 26, 2016

It has been a challenging week for Team Canada at the 2016 World Wheelchair Curling Championship, but with one day left in round robin competition in Lucerne, Switzerland, they split their two games, finishing off the day with a strong 8-5 win over Norway.

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Another loss for Team Canada at World Wheelchair Championship

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February 25, 2016

The struggles continue for Team Canada at the 2016 World Wheelchair Curling Championship, as they gave up two stolen ends on the way to a 10-2 loss on Thursday afternoon in Lucerne, Switzerland.

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First win for Team Canada at World Wheelchair Championship

Team Canada second Dennis Thiessen delivers his rock assisted by third Ina Forrest and lead Mark Ideson at the World Wheelchair Curling Championships, Lucerne, Switzerland (WCF/Céline Stucki photo)
February 24, 2016

Team Canada ended a three-game winless streak and stole three ends on the way to a 9-3 defeat of Slovakia at the 2016 World Wheelchair Curling Championship on Wednesday afternoon in Lucerne, Switzerland.

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Team Canada drops another game at World Wheelchair Championship

Skip Jim Armstrong focuses on his shot at the 2016 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Lucerne, Switzerland (WCF/Céline Stucki)
February 22, 2016

Team Canada came close, but gave up a steal in the final end to lose 9-6 to the USA’s Patrick McDonald on Monday afternoon at the 2016 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Lucerne, Switzerland.

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Team Canada opens with a loss at 2016 World Wheelchair Championship

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February 21, 2016

Team Canada opened the round-robin competition at the World Wheelchair Curling Championship with a 7-2 loss to the home team’s Felix Wagner on Sunday afternoon in Lucerne, Switzerland.

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Team Canada opens Wheelchair Worlds on Sunday

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February 19, 2016

A veteran-laden Canadian team will begin its quest for gold on Sunday in Lucerne, Switzerland, when the 2016 World Wheelchair Curling Championship gets underway.

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Wheelchair curling national team set for world championship

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December 22, 2015

Canada’s world-No. 1-ranked wheelchair curling program will begin its push to the 2018 Winter Paralympic Games with a familiar lineup, albeit with an eye on the future, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Team Canada wheelchair curlers honoured

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September 23, 2014

The honours continue to flow for Canada’s wheelchair curling Paralympians.

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Canada’s golden again at the Paralympic Winter Games

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March 15, 2014

Canada won an unprecedented third straight gold medal in wheelchair curling at the Paralympic Winter Games and this time did it in front of an enthusiastic and raucous crowd, beating Russia 8-3 in the final match of the 2014 Sochi Paralympic Winter Games. 

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Canada claims third straight Paralympic gold!

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March 15, 2014

We’re golden, three times over!

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Lopsided victory and loss for Canada on last day of round robin play

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March 13, 2014

On the last day of round robin play at the 2014 Paralympic Games, matches in wheelchair curling Canada’s day in the Ice Cube can only be described as interesting.

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Canada’s wheelchair curlers qualify for semifinals in Sochi

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March 12, 2014

Canada defeated Korea 10-4 in Day 5 action to secure a spot in the playoffs of the wheelchair curling event at the 2014 Paralympic games in Sochi, Russia.

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Canada comes from behind to defeat China at Paralympics

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March 11, 2014

Today’s contest against an up-and-coming China team did not disappoint the fans but probably gave Team Canada coach Joe Rea a few grey hairs as Canada came from behind to defeat China 8-5 in Sochi today.

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Wheelchair curlers split games in today's action in Sochi

March 10, 2014

Canada defeats USA 7-2 but later drop their first game of the tournament 8-6 to Norway in Monday’s wheelchair curling action at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

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Canadian wheelchair curlers continue their winning ways

March 9, 2014

The Canadian wheelchair curling team picked up from where they left off after yesterday’s big wins over Great Britain and Russia, defeating Sweden 7-4 in Sunday’s action at the Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games

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