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Saint John, New Brunswick to host 2014 Ford World Women’s Curling Championship

After 15 years, the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship is returning to Saint John, New Brunswick on March 15 – 23, 2014. “Saint John hosted a highly successful World Championship here in 1999,” commented the CCA’s Chief Executive Officer, Greg Stremlaw. “Our sincere thanks to the World Curling Federation for our exceptional partnership in hosting events in Canada, and of course to the City of Saint John and Province of New Brunswick for their efforts to facilitate this major event coming to this historically rich community.”

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Dean Hicke and Chantelle Eberle are bound for the World Mixed

Team Saskatchewan, skipped by Jason Ackerman, won the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Sudbury back in the fall of 2011. The team opted to split up and play off for the right to represent Canada in Turkey at the 2012 World Mixed Doubles Championship, held from April 23-29, 2012.

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Victoria awarded 2013 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship

The City of Victoria, British Columbia has been awarded the 2013 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship, it was confirmed today in a joint announcement by the World Curling Federation (WCF) and the Canadian Curling Association (CCA).

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Championship Curling: So many reasons why…YOU GOTTA BE THERE!

There’s only one way to describe the experience of championship curling – it’s simply fantastic!  In the curling world, a unique relationship exists between the athletes and fans with ongoing interaction throughout the competition. 

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Canada clinches berth in Page 1-2 game at 2011 Ford World Men’s

How important is an undefeated record at the Ford World men’s curling championship? “It’s still nice to beat all the teams here so we’re not going to let anything down, we’re going to keep playing hard,” said Canada’s Jeff Stoughton

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No unbeaten teams at Capital One World Women’s

There are no longer any undefeated teams after only five draws of the Capital One World Women’s Curling Championship in Esbjerg, Denmark.

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Canada loses to Russia at Capital One World Women’s

Canada, skipped by Saskatchewan’s Amber Holland, didn’t stay undefeated for very long at the 2011 Capital One World Women’s Curling Championship, taking place in Esbjerg, Denmark.

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Canada wins opener at Capital One World Women’s

Canada, skipped by Saskatchewan’s Amber Holland, won its opener Saturday morning at the Capital One World Women’s Curling Championship in Esbjerg, Denmark, edging China’s 2009 world champion Bingyu Wang, 8-6.

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Canada through to Final at 2011 World Wheelchair Championship

Canada is through to the final of the 2011 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Prague and will play the winner of the semi final game between Norway and Scotland. (WCF Media)

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2012 World Financial Group Continental Cup Disciplines

The World Financial Group Continental Cup brings together the finest players on the international scene, competing in a unique format where Team North America faces Team World in four different disciplines. 

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North America 155, World 45 after Singles Competition

It’s now merely a matter of time.

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Saturday and Sunday matchups announced

Saturday’s games will feature Men’s, Women’s and Mixed Skins in both the morning and evening draws. The Singles competition takes place Saturday afternoon.  On Sunday, the final Women’s and Men’s Skins games will be played.  All draws will be televised by TSN.

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Home side increases lead to 72-18 through Friday afternoon

Team North America persisted in piling on the pressure Friday afternoon at the Servus Credit Union Place, taking two of three mixed doubles matches at Continental Cup VII.

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Team North America widens lead to 30-6 after Mixed Doubles

Susan O’Connor of Calgary knows mixed doubles curling. Matter of fact, she knows mixed curling, having won two Canadian championships.

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2011 World Financial Group Continental Cup begins Thursday in St. Albert

The 2011 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Monsanto, gets underway Thursday at Servus Credit Union Place in St. Albert, Alberta.

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