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Featured Curling Athlete: Dawn Askin

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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Featured Curling Athlete: Matt Wozniak

Matt Wozniak and his Team Mike McEwen ’mates are living proof how what commitment and effort can do for a young curling team.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Sarah Fullerton

Sarah Fullerton has amassed a collection of awards and championship trophies in her fifteen years of curling – and she’s still a junior.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Amy Nixon

When the conversation turns to the best vice-skips in women’s curling, Amy Nixon’s name should be prominent.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Craig Savill

Front-enders in curling are typically anonymous — players who do the sweeping and let the skip and third make the shots that get shown on the highlight clips.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Felix Green

They call him “Flex” – and for good reason!

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Featured Curling Athlete: Amber Holland

When it comes to contributing to curling both on and off the ice, there may not be a curler in Canada who compares to Amber Holland.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Ben Hebert

Ben Hebert had built up a pretty nice collection of Brier Purple Hearts since exhausting his junior eligibility.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Kristy McDonald

The Manitoba women’s curling scene has been dominated in recent years by Jennifer Jones and her powerhouse team from Winnipeg, but there’s another Manitoba foursome that’s making a legitimate push for a share of the glory, and Kristy McDonald is a big reason why.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Brendan Bottcher

Edmonton’s Brendan Bottcher decided to try curling after watching the 1998 Nagano Olympic Games – and he’s been hooked ever since.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Steve Gould

These days, teams protecting a lead in the last end of a curling game can’t be successful if their lead doesn’t have the tick shot in his arsenal.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Donna Hawkins

Simcoe, Ontario, curler Donna Hawkins says she’s a vice, but it was as skip that she led the Hamilton Blind Curlers to the Silver Medal at the Canadian Vision Impaired Curling Champioships in 2009.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Beth Iskiw

Beth Iskiw’s collection of provincial championship jackets is already an impressive one, with four provincial junior titles to her credit as well as two provincial Scotties women’s championships.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Keely Brown

Keely Brown got her start in curling a very young age – watching her parents in their Sunday morning game.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Joel Jordison

After a few years of calling the shots, Joel Jordison was ready to take a step away from the house and give his sweeping muscles a wakeup call for the 2011-12 curling season.

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