Author Archives: Al Cameron (page 6)

Author Archives: Al Cameron

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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Manitoba, British Columbia win men’s tiebreakers at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 19, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — A year ago in Victoria, JT Ryan and his Manitoba champion team from Winnipeg saw its title hopes ended with a tiebreaker loss to Ontario’s Matthew Hall.

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Defending champs B.C. still alive at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 19, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — Tyler Tardi is still nowhere near 100 per cent, but the skip of the defending champion B.C. men’s team at the 2018 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships is feeling much better than his low point earlier in the week.

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Nova Scotia men hope experience pays off at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 18, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — Matthew Manuel has been down this road before, and he’s hoping that past experience pays off on Friday morning at the 2018 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships.

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Former Alberta rivals join forces at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 18, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — It was two years ago that three members of Alberta’s women’s team at the 2018 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships bore witness to one of the best walk-off shots in curling history.

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Quebec women keep smiling with playoffs in sight at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 18, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — If Laurie St-Georges seems to look at her broom-head more often than most players at the 2018 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships, there’s a good reason.

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Alberta men boost playoff hopes with win at 2018 New Holland Canadian Juniors

January 17, 2018

SHAWINIGAN, Que. — Karsten Sturmay had no illusions that Wednesday night could prove a challenge for his Alberta team at the 2018 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships.

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