Tag Archives: St. Vital Curling Club

Tag Archives: St. Vital Curling Club

Camp Carruthers: Two passions combined

"Juniors are the future of our game,” says Reid Carruthers. “We (elite curlers) have to spend the time developing them." (Photo courtesy Reid Carruthers)
November 2, 2016

Today you can find Manitoba’s Reid Carruthers back into the full swing of his competitive curling season, but it was also a busy summer for the 2011 World Champion. Carruthers, who is a teacher by trade, noticed a gap in his province in terms of high-level camps for junior curlers during the off-season. That gap provided an opportunity for him to bring his passion for curling and love of teaching together.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Kaitlyn Lawes

March 13, 2012

When Kaitlyn Lawes is on your curling team, good things tend to happen. The young vice-skip for Jennifer Jones’ Winnipeg quartet has been piling up successes on the pebbled ice for a decade now, winning a closetful of provincial and Team Canada jackets dating back to her first provincial title in 2002 when she won the Manitoba 13-and-under title.

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The Road to Red Deer: Manitoba Update

February 1, 2012

Jennifer Jones will be heading to Red Deer and the 2012 Scotties Tournament of Hearts after capturing the Manitoba women’s curling championship on Sunday, January 29, with an exciting 6-5 win over Morden’s Chelsea Carey.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Dawn Askin

January 30, 2012

It’s a simple fact in curling that a lead won’t win a game for a team on his or her own, but a lead can sure lose a lot of games with poor shots to open an end.

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