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Big opening day for Canada at Continental Cup

2015 World Financial Group Continental Cup Curling, Calgary AB, John Morris, CCA/michael burns photo

A good start for Team Canada turned into a great day as they emerged with a 7-2 lead after Day 1 of the 2015 World Financial Group Continental Cup of Curling presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions.

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2015 World Financial Group Continental Cup begins Thursday in Calgary

Many of the world's best curlers will be in Calgary for the 2015 World Financial Group Continental C

There will be a definite Olympic flavour to the 2015 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by SecurTek Monitoring Solutions, beginning Thursday at the Markin MacPhail Centre at WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park.

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Sparing for charity at The Glencoe Club

Super Spare Laine Peters (centre) poses with teammates Greg Smyth, Graham Bwint, Kevan King, and Jack Moss (Photo courtesy Jack Moss)

Calgary’s Glencoe Club and National Training Centre (NTC) know how to get into the holiday spirit: the Super Spare Silent Auction, now in its fourth year, raises money to support a local shelter for homeless and runaway youth. How? By auctioning off the services of high-performance curlers to The Glencoe’s curling members.

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Giving back to the sport of curling

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If John Morris needed a reminder of why he plays the great game of curling, he’s been receiving it this week at Elbow Valley Elementary School, just west of Calgary.

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Home Hardware Canada Cup starts Wednesday in Camrose

Winnipeg Mb. Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings 2013.skip Jennifer Jones,CCA/michael burns photo

The race to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, begins for Canada’s top curling teams when the 2014 Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, gets underway Wednesday at the Encana Arena in Camrose, Alta.

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Team Morris keeping things positive!

World Men's Curling Championship 2014, Beijing, China

The first weekend of competition is over for the new Team Morris and we were cautiously optimistic about our start.

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CCA announces 2014-15 National Team Program squads

2009 Ford World Men's Curling Championship

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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Rivals on the ice but friends off the ice

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Canada's top curlers leave their intense rivalries on the ice.

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Team Canada men name John Morris skip for 2014-15 season

A familiar face will take the reigns of the reigning Canadian men’s curling champions, it was announced today.

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Mixed Doubles Trials full of surprises on Day Two

Day Two of exciting play at the 2014 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials is close to completion, with all 32 teams having finished two games, and some three, of their seven games in round-robin play within their pool.

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John Morris on the ice with Calgary’s Big Brothers and Big Sisters

John Morris spent last Sunday afternoon on the ice at the North Hill Community Curling Club in Calgary, but he wasn’t practicing for another upcoming championship event.

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Canadian Mixed Doubles Trials begin Wednesday in Ottawa

Two Olympic gold-medallists will be in the field when the second Canadian Mixed Doubles Trials get underway on Wednesday at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club.

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Alberta captures gold medal at 2014 Tim Hortons Brier

KAMLOOPS — Kevin Koe and his Alberta team scored triples in the second, fifth and seventh ends Sunday to roll to a 10-5 win over John Morris of B.C. to win the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek.

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B.C. heading to final at Tim Hortons Brier

KAMLOOPS — The fans in the nearly full Interior Savings Centre were chanting “Jimmy, Jimmy, Jimmy” by the fourth end Friday evening as they watched their local hero, Jim Cotter, pull off a highlight reel shot that sparked B.C. to a 9-5 win over Alberta that moved them into Sunday’s final of the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek.

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Playoff races heating up at Tim Hortons Brier

Manitoba and British Columbia did their jobs by winning their games Thursday evening and now they wait to see what Alberta does Friday in the final draw at the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by SecurTek.

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