Tag Archives: world junior curling championships

Tag Archives: world junior curling championships

Youth Olympics Journey: “We believed we could do it, and we did!”

Karlee Burgess with teammates Mary Fay, Tyler Tardi and Sterling Middleton on the podium at the Youth Olympic Games: “Nothing in the world could make me happier.” (WCF/Richard Gray photo)
May 3, 2016

Karlee Burgess is a 17-year-old curler from Nova Scotia who competed for Canada at the 2016 Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer, Norway, where she won the gold medal with teammates Tyler Tardi, Mary Fay and Sterling Middleton. This is the final story in a series in which Karlee shared her experiences on the road to the Youth Olympic Games – and beyond. What’s happened since she came home from Norway? Lots!

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Dunstone rebounds on Day 4 of World Juniors

Team Canada skip Matt Dunstone delivers his rock during Day 4 action at the 2016 World Junior Curling Championships in Taarnby, Denmark (WCF/Richard Gray photo)
March 9, 2016

Team Canada’s Matt Dunstone and his Winnipeg squad of third Colton Lott, second (and vice-skip) Kyle Doering, lead Rob Gordon, alternate Wade Ford, coach Calvin Edie and team leader Brian Chick have had a couple of tough days. Two successive losses dropped them in the standings and made the long round robin seem even longer. But Dunstone and crew rebounded on Wednesday with two big wins: a six-end 10-2 win over South Korea’s Yu Jin Seong and a 9-1 win later in the day over Denmark’s Tobias Thune, getting them back on track to catch the leaders – Scotland, Switzerland and ...

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2015 World Junior Curling Championships kick off Saturday

Kelsey Rocque calls the line during the gold medal game at the 2014 World Junior Championships (Photo WCF/Richard Gray)
February 26, 2015

TALLINN, Estonia – Our newly crowned Canadian junior champions will take to the ice on Saturday at the Tondiraba Ice Hall in Tallinn, Estonia, for the 2015 World Junior Curling Championships.

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Inside Junior Curling: Embarking for Estonia

Kristen Streifel (CCA/Amanda Rumboldt Photo)
February 26, 2015

They’re off! Our men’s and women’s junior national teams are on their way to Tallin, Estonia, to compete at the 2015 World Junior Curling Championships. For the first time in Canadian curling history, both skips are repeat national champs.

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Q&A with junior curling athlete Keely Brown

March 19, 2014

Meet Keely Brown, third on the junior team that represented Canada at the World Juniors in Flims, Switzerland.

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Great Scot… Muirhead’s Coming to the Cup!

September 20, 2011

One of the most exciting young curlers in the world will be competing in Langley January 12 – 15 for the 2012 World Financial Group Continental Cup of Curling.

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