Author Archives: Al Cameron (page 5)

Author Archives: Al Cameron

Hometown favourite helps Manitoba to 2-0 record at Tim Hortons Brier

March 4, 2018

REGINA — Reid Carruthers is accustomed to walking off the ice and walking into a phalanx of media microphones following big-event curling games; it goes with the territory of being a skip.

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2018 World Junior Championships begin Saturday in Scotland

March 1, 2018

Two teams with significant international experience will open play on Saturday in the 2018 World Junior Curling Championship, staged in Curl Aberdeen at Aberdeen, Scotland.

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2018 Tim Hortons Brier gets underway Saturday at Regina

February 28, 2018

The 2018 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by Mosaic, is set to begin March 3 in the Brandt Centre at Regina, where a new competition format will be unveiled for the Canadian Men’s Curling Championship.

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Curling Canada honours annual award-winners

February 27, 2018

Two men from Quebec who have worked tirelessly on behalf of the sport of curling have won prestigious Curling Canada awards, it was announced on Tuesday.

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Field, round-robin pools confirmed for 2018 Tim Hortons Brier

February 13, 2018

There will be 15 challengers looking to remove the crown from Brad Gushue when the 2018 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by Mosaic, kicks off on March 3 at the Brandt Centre at Evraz Place in Regina.

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Three Canadian teams chasing Olympic curling gold in Pyeongchang

February 6, 2018

Canadian curling fans will have one more team to cheer for when the 2018 Winter Olympics get underway on Friday with the opening ceremonies in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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Canada’s Kevin Martin to join World Curling Hall of Fame

February 1, 2018

Three-time Olympian and four-time Tim Hortons Brier champion Kevin Martin of Edmonton will be inducted into the World Curling Hall of Fame, it was announced today by the World Curling Federation.

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Newfoundland/Labrador ready to take next step at Scotties

January 28, 2018

PENTICTON, B.C. — Stacie Curtis and her Newfoundland/Labrador team from St. John’s learned some lessons a year ago in St. Catharines, Ont., that they hope to put into practice at the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts.

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2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts gets underway Saturday in Penticton

January 24, 2018

There will be many historic elements to the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts when it gets underway on Saturday at the South Okanagan Events Centre (SOEC) in Penticton, B.C.

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Fort Rouge Club in Winnipeg set to host 2019 Canadian Mixed Championship

January 23, 2018

A club with more than a century of history in the city of Winnipeg will play host to the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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B.C. repeats men’s gold-medal victory at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 21, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — Tyler Tardi and his British Columbia team will travel to Scotland in just over a month with some unfinished business to take care of.

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Nova Scotia women capture gold at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 21, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — It’s the second time around, but that didn’t make it any less sweet for Kristin Clarke and Karlee Burgess.

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Defending champs B.C. win semifinal and will play for gold at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 20, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — Just before lunchtime on Friday morning, B.C. skip Tyler Tardi was resigning himself to the knowledge that his reign as Canadian junior men’s champion was minutes way from ending.

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Quebec women to play for gold at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 20, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — It’s been 19 years since Quebec curling fans could celebrate winning a Canadian Junior Women’s Curling Champion.

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All-stars, award winners announced at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 19, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — The all-stars and other award winners at the 2018 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships were announced on Friday at the awards banquet.

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