Tag Archives: Kevin Martin

Tag Archives: Kevin Martin

MQFT with Marc Kennedy

January 6, 2016

This week, John sits down with Marc Kennedy, current third for Team Koe and famously a member of one of the greatest curling teams of all time, with Kevin Martin, John Morris and Ben Hebert. A two-time Brier champion, one-time World Champion, and the 2010 Olympic gold medallist, Kennedy and the Koe rink also just won the 2015 Home Hardware Canada Cup, securing the first berth into the 2017 Olympic Trials.

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Revised ranking system a collaborative effort

September 10, 2015

Brendan Bottcher has always loved a challenge — be it in school, in his career or on a sheet of curling ice. So, when the 24-year-old former world junior men’s curling champ was discussing some of the pros and cons of the Canadian Team Ranking System (CTRS), and the Order of Merit — both crucial measuring sticks for high-performance curling teams in Canada — with his coach Rob Krepps, Bottcher realized rather quickly that instead of simply talking about the problem, he should play a role in contributing some potential solutions.

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CCA announces 2014 Hall of Fame class

May 26, 2014

One of the best players in curling history, and one of the game’s most prominent behind-the-scenes supporters comprise this year’s list of inductees to the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame.

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Team Morris moves on to Roar of the Rings men’s final

December 7, 2013

It can be hard to watch a best friend in a bad situation, but that’s what John Morris had to do in order to lock up his spot in the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

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Jacobs in final, Morris vs. Martin in semi at Roar of the Rings

December 6, 2013

John Morris was on the losing side of a 7-6 extra-end loss to former teammate Kevin Martin in the Friday morning draw

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Jacobs reaches Roar of the Rings final with win over Martin

December 5, 2013

Brad Jacobs and his team from Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., have booked a spot in the men’s final.

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Jacobs, Martin headed to Roar of the Rings showdown

December 4, 2013

Brad Jacobs picked up an 8-6 victory over John Morris to remain undefeated at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, presented by Monsanto.

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Martin stuns Howard in Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings showdown

December 3, 2013

Glenn Howard was on the cusp of victory against Kevin Martin at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, presented by Monsanto, during Tuesday night’s draw at the MTS Centre.

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Martin wins Roar of the Rings showdown against local favourite

December 2, 2013

An 0-2 start is not the recommended way to start the 2013 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

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Martin still chasing the dream at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

November 30, 2013

Kevin Martin didn’t think he would be chasing Olympic gold again.

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Morris makes the best of second shot at Sochi

November 20, 2013

John Morris is looking forward to trying for a second trip to the Olympics, this time with a new team.

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Martin set to defend Roar of the Rings title

October 30, 2013

The Martin team is already off to a strong start this season

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Coaching Profile: Jules Owchar

August 22, 2013

Kevin Martin’s coach Jules Owchar would love to wear the maple leaf on his back at another Olympic Games. But the thing is, in order to compete with the best teams in the world, you’ve got to first prove you’re the best in Canada.

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John Morris to leave Team Kevin Martin

April 24, 2013

After seven years together, Kevin Martin and John Morris are going their separate ways, the team has announced today.

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Gushue, Howard unbeaten at Tim Hortons Brier; Grattan knocks off Alberta

March 5, 2013

EDMONTON – Showing the patience that comes with experience, Brad Gushue and Glenn Howard led their teams to victories Tuesday afternoon to remain unbeaten after eight draws of the Tim Hortons Brier, presented by Monsanto. Four-time champion Kevin Martin of Alberta lost another narrow decision to all but end his playoff hopes.

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