Tag Archives: mixed doubles

Tag Archives: mixed doubles

Cash, CTRS points bring top teams to Portage

Ottawa Ont.Mar 7, 2016.Tim Hortons Brier.Manitoba skip Mike McEwen shouts to his front end during his draw 7 evening draw against Alberta. michael burns photo
October 14, 2016

The World Curling Tour is entering its ninth week, and it seems that some of Canada’s most popular teams have barely started their seasons. While we’ve seen some teams week after week at events across the country, others have approached the start of the season a little more deliberately.

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Mixed doubles Olympic chase heats up in Manitoba

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September 29, 2016

There will be some Olympic fever in the air this weekend in Portage la Prairie, Man. The second annual Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Classic, beginning Friday in Portage la Prairie not only features a power-packed field, it also offers some pretty powerful prizes besides the cash purse.

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Canadian Mixed Doubles Olympic qualifying process set

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August 15, 2016

Canada will decide its first Olympic mixed doubles entry in January 2018, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Kalthoff, Kasner to represent Canada at World Mixed Doubles Championship

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April 5, 2016

Canada will send an experienced pairing to the 2016 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Team World stretches overall lead at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

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January 16, 2016

LAS VEGAS — Team North America owes a very large debt of gratitude to Jill Officer; without her dramatic shot, Saturday morning would have been an outright disaster at the 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming.

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New mixed doubles format on display at 2016 World Financial Group Continental Cup

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January 14, 2016

A revised format for mixed doubles curling produced an interesting afternoon of curling on Thursday at the Orleans Arena.

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Wall Grain Classic attracts elite mixed doubles field

2015 World Financial Group Continental Cup Curling, Calgary AB, Mike McEwen, Dawn McEwen, CCA/michael burns photo
November 16, 2015

The Grand Slam of Curling may have left the General Motors Centre in Oshawa, Ont., but there wasn’t the usual mad dash to Pearson Airport on Sunday night. Instead of flying home, many of the game’s top players are taking part in the Wall Grain Mixed Doubles Classic at the Oshawa Curling Club.

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Mixed doubles event tests top players

October 22, 2015

Winnipeg skip Reid Carruthers is used to facing the top men’s teams in the world. This weekend at the Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Classic in Portage la Prairie, Man., however, he discovered that the women can be just as tough.

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Mixed doubles in the spotlight in Portage

2015 World Financial Group Continental Cup Curling, Calgary AB, Kaitlyn Lawes, John Morris, CCA/michael burns photo
October 20, 2015

While a crowd in Portage la Prairie, Man., settled in to watch Saskatoon’s Steve Laycock face Calgary’s Kevin Koe in the final of the Canad Inns Men’s Classic on Monday night, a different set of athletes was arriving in town to start another event; the first of its kind; the following morning.

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Canadian teams testing new mixed doubles rules in New Zealand

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August 21, 2015

Canada’s two most recent national mixed doubles curling champions won’t just be encountering unfamiliar faces and unfamiliar conditions next week at the Audi quattro Winter Games New Zealand.

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Stoughton to manage Canadian mixed doubles curling program

Ford Men's World Curling Championship.Canadian skip Jeff Stoughton.
August 18, 2015

One of the most accomplished skips in curling history will add his knowledge base to the emerging discipline of mixed doubles, it was announced today by Curling Canada. Three-time Tim Hortons Brier and two-time Ford World Men’s champion Jeff Stoughton of Winnipeg has been named Curling Canada’s Program Manager, Mixed Doubles.

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Mixed doubles summer camp set for Kelowna

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June 19, 2015

There’s a gold medal on the line in 2018, so it’s time to get an early jump on learning mixed doubles curling.

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Mixed doubles curling added to 2018 Winter Olympics

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June 8, 2015

Canadian curlers will have another chance to win Olympic gold, beginning with the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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An athlete, on and off the ice

June 4, 2015

There are a couple of things that make Ashley Quick particularly unique as a Canadian curler. First, in an era during which fitness has never been more important as a building block to being a competitive, elite curler, the 25-year-old marketing co-ordinator for Ens Auto in Saskatoon has taken it to another level as a championship-level fitness/bikini show competitor, winning the first three competitions she entered earlier this year. Second, with the International Olympic Committee on the verge of granting medal status to mixed doubles curling — meetings are scheduled for June 7 and 8 in Lausanne, Switzerland, where the ...

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Mixed doubles wins extend Team North America lead at 2014 WFG Continental Cup

January 18, 2014

LAS VEGAS — Team North America has added another point to its lead in the overall points race at the 2014 World Financial Group Continental Cup at the Orleans Arena.

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