Author Archives: Al Cameron (page 10)

Author Archives: Al Cameron

Sydney, N.S., to host 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

November 3, 2017

The world’s most famous women’s curling event is returning to Nova Scotia for the first time in more than 25 years, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Broadcaster, title sponsor, field confirmed for 2018 Mixed Doubles Trials

November 2, 2017

Canada’s first Olympic mixed doubles curling team will be decided next January in Portage la Prairie, Man., and fans from coast to coast will see the winner declared on CBC Sports, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials underway Monday in Summerside, P.E.I.

November 1, 2017

Some of Canada’s best curling teams will have a chance to take a significant step toward their gold-medal dreams when the 2017 Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials gets underway Monday at Credit Union Place in Summerside, P.E.I.

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CBC Sports partners with Curling Canada to stream five championship events

October 26, 2017

CBC Sports and Curling Canada have reached an agreement that will see more coverage than ever before of five national championship events made available through CBC Sports digital platforms in each of the next five seasons, beginning this season.

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Canadian curlers honoured by International Fair Play Committee

October 19, 2017

An act of sportsmanship that highlighted the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier in Ottawa is being recognized by the International Fair Play Committee.

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Brandon to play host to 2019 Tim Hortons Brier

October 13, 2017

A city that has a long-standing warm relationship with the sport of curling will play host to the world’s most famous curling championship in 2019, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Homan, Gushue teams maintain their winning ways

October 10, 2017

This may sound like a repeat from last week, but we assure you it’s a new story: Brad Gushue and Rachel Homan won World Curling Tour events over the weekend.

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Top teams looking for Thanksgiving weekend cash at Tour events

October 6, 2017

It seemed like the curling season was getting off to a slow start. There was the Everest Challenge mixed event in August, there was a Grand Slam of Curling event nearly a month ago, but then teams were picking and choosing which events to play, catering their schedule to the grind that comes with the completion of the Olympic cycle.

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Hall of Famer Ray Turnbull passes away

October 6, 2017

One of curling’s most beloved characters passed away on Friday morning, leaving behind a long list of friends on and off the ice.

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2017 World Mixed Championship underway Friday in Switzerland

October 4, 2017

Teams attending the 2017 World Mixed Curling Championship, beginning Friday in Champéry, Switzerland, should prepare to hear the occasional moose call inside the Palladium de Champéry.

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Canada to be challenged by Brazil for World men’s berth during WFG Continental Cup

September 28, 2017

There will be more international curling featured on the ice at the 2018 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Service Experts, Jan. 11-14 in London, Ont.

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Stratford, Ont., to host 2018 Everest Canadian Senior Championships

September 14, 2017

Our country’s finest senior-aged curlers will battle for national titles in Stratford, Ont., next year as they contest the 2018 Everest Canadian Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Curling Canada, World Curling Federation extend partnership through 2020

September 12, 2017

One of the most enduring and mutually beneficial working agreements in sport will be extended through the 2019-20 season, it was announced jointly today by the World Curling Federation and Curling Canada.

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Canadian duo captures silver in New Zealand

August 30, 2017

Calgary’s Kalynn Park and Charley Thomas fell just short on Wednesday in a bid to defend their mixed doubles curling gold medal at the 2017 Audi quattro Winter Games New Zealand.

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2017 For The Love of Curling Scholarship recipients announced

August 18, 2017

Some of Canada’s most promising student/athlete curlers will get a much-needed financial boost after being named recipients of the 2017 Curling Canada Foundation For the Love of Curling scholarships, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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