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The rallying cry around Moose Jaw over the past several months has been “You Gotta Be There!” for the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling. And the community responded in a big way, establishing a new attendance record for the ten-year history of the event.
The brightest stars in Canadian curling are coming to Moose Jaw November 28-December 2 for the Capital One Canada Cup at Mosaic Place – the city’s new state-of-the-art sports and entertainment complex.
In just one week the top 14 teams in the country will slide out of the hacks in Mosaic Place for the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup of Curling and the Host Committee is ramping up the ticket drive with a new attendance record in its sights.
Moose Jaw is renowned for turning out an impressive number of high-calibre curlers who have moved on to excel at the championship level in provincial, national and international competitions.
It was 1934 when Mickey Gower threw her first curling rocks down the bumpy ice surface during high school play at the local rink in Central Butte, Saskatchewan, in an era when parents had to supply the stones.