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Team Sweeting takes over top spot on CTRS

2014 Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling, Camrose, Val Sweeting, CCA/michael burns photo

While Scotland’s Eve Muirhead was beat Ottawa’s Rachel Homan in the final of the Grand Slam of Curling’s Canadian Open in Yorkton, Sask., it was another team that took the biggest stride forward over the weekend.

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Homan, McEwen maintain unbeaten pace

2014 Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling, Camrose, Heather Nedohin, CCA/michael burns photo

Rachel Homan drew the button with final stone to score one and beat Heather Nedohin 5-4 in a battle of unbeaten teams in Thursday morning’s draw at the Home Hardware Canada Cup, presented by Meridian Manufacturing.

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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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Top teams chase CTRS points in Red Deer

Team Canada. The 2013 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, February 16-24, Kingston Onatrio, The Canadian Womans Curling Championship.

With all of the talent in the Red Deer Curling Classic, the top 10 on the women’s Canadian Team Ranking System could look very different come Monday.

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Jones tops Homan in Calgary showdown

Winnipeg Mb. Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings 2013.skip Jennifer Jones,lead Dawn McEwen,second Jill Officer.CCA/michael burns photo

With several events on the World Curling Tour this weekend, there was plenty of action across the country and lots of points up for grabs. Two Manitoba teams came away as the big winners, with Jennifer Jones and Reid Carruthers cashing in tournament wins, in high-valued events.

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Stars on ice gather in Calgary!

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Two different kinds of sliders gathered on Thursday afternoon at the Glencoe Club in Calgary for some Canadian team bonding.

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Courtney adjusting to life with Team Homan

Team Alberts second Dana Ferguson, during draw one action at the 2014 Scotties tournament of Hearts

At age 25, Joanne Courtney has already handled most of the high pressure situations in competitive curling. She’s played in the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, and countless other high-level events. But this season, she’s facing a new challenge: being the new girl.

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Weekend roundup: Canadian teams shine in Sweden

Saint John N.B.Mar21_2014.Ford World Woman's Curling Championship.Canada skip Rachel Homan,third Emma Miskew.CCA/michael burns photo

It’s been a busy couple days on the World Curling Tour. Sunday morning, both Ottawa’s Rachel Homan, and Winnipeg’s Jennifer Jones were playing for major Canadian Team Ranking System points at the Stockholm Ladies Cup in Sweden. Homan lost the final to Sweden’s Margaretha Sigfridsson, while Jones won the bronze-medal game over Switzerland’s Silvana Tirinzoni.

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National Team Program squads chase CTRS points in Sweden

Sochi Ru.Feb19-2014.Winter Olympic Games.Team Canada,skip Jennifer Jones.lead Dawn McEwen.second Jill Officer,WCF/michael burns photo

As the competitive season moves into Week 5, it’s suddenly not that easy to keep track of all the teams, events, and points up for grabs. Between the men and the women, there are nine bonspiels on the World Curling Tour schedule this weekend, many of which feature some high-level talent.

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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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My Girls: Reflections of a curling dad

Just how challenging is it to be the father of not one, not two, but three high-performance curlers? Ask Doug Kreviazuk of Ottawa, whose daughters Alison, Lynn and Cheryl have been competing together – and against each other – since Little Rocks.

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Switzerland claims 2014 Ford Worlds gold with win over Canada

Binia Feltscher’s Swiss team extended Team Canada’s gold-medal dry spell on Sunday night at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship.

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Team Canada off to gold-medal game at 2014 Ford Worlds


Team Canada had two chances to reach Sunday’s gold-medal game at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice.

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Team Canada locks up top spot at 2014 Ford Worlds

It’s been six years since a Canadian team has won a gold medal at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Booster Juice.

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Team Canada locks up playoff berth at 2014 Ford Worlds

We don’t know where they’ll finish in the top four, and we don’t know whom they’ll be playing.

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