Author Archives: Al Cameron (page 6)

Author Archives: Al Cameron

Early matchups unveiled at World Financial Group Continental Cup

January 10, 2018

LONDON, Ont. — Reigning World women’s and men’s champions Rachel Homan and Brad Gushue will kick off and end the day respectively on the opening day of the 2018 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Service Experts.

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New Holland Canadian Juniors begin Saturday at Shawinigan, Que.

January 10, 2018

The 2018 New Holland Canadian Junior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships get underway Saturday at Shawinigan, Que.

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2018 World Financial Group Continental Cup kicks off Thursday in London, Ont.

January 9, 2018

There will be a distinctly Olympian feel to the 2018 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Service Experts, when it gets underway Thursday at The Sports Centre at Western Fair District in London, Ont.

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New-look Ford Hot Shots format puts fans in driver’s seat

January 3, 2018

For the 24th consecutive year, Canada’s top men’s and women’s curlers will be showing off their skills in the Ford Hot Shots competition at both the Scotties Tournament of Hearts and the Tim Hortons Brier.

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Five teams log-jammed in Pool A at Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials

January 2, 2018

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE, Man. — As a new mixed doubles pair, Reid Carruthers and Jill Officer had a lot to work out in a short amount of time. But it seems to have paid off as the pair is off to a 2-0 start at the 2018 Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials in Portage la Prairie, Man. But they aren’t the only team with two wins so far. After the first day of competition there are five teams with two wins in the pool.

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2018 Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials begin Tuesday in Portage la Prairie

December 29, 2017

A chance to make curling history will be on the line when the inaugural Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials get underway Tuesday in Portage la Prairie, Man.

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Team Englot to compete at 2018 Scotties, 2018 WFG Continental Cup

December 20, 2017

Michelle Englot’s Winnipeg’s team will get another shot at claiming an elusive victory at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, it was confirmed today.

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Teams, schedule confirmed for Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Trials

December 18, 2017

Olympic dreams are still alive for the 18 teams who will be competing at the inaugural Canad Inns Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials in just over two weeks.

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Team Howard named to play Brazil in Americas Zone Challenge

December 13, 2017

Four-time World Men’s Curling Champion Glenn Howard will carry Canadian hopes into a showdown with a Brazilian team to decide the Americas Zone entry into the 2018 World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford of Canada, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Team Carey steals victory to remain undefeated, Team Koe off to final

December 7, 2017

OTTAWA – Krista McCarville did herself and some other teams a huge favour and at the same time put on a show for the students at the school she teaches at in Thunder Bay, Ont.

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Team Carruthers fights way into the hunt at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 5, 2017

OTTAWA – Reid Carruthers has been fighting a cold but he showed he’s in fighting form in his drive to make the playoffs at the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings.

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Koe crew atop Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings standings

December 3, 2017

OTTAWA – Kevin Koe walked away from his final shot in the extra end fully expecting his opponent, 2014 Olympic gold medallist Brad Jacobs, to make his final shot, an open draw to the eight-foot.

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Epping emerges from Trials roller-coaster ride a winner

December 2, 2017

OTTAWA – John Epping rode the roller coaster and survived a winner.

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No home-sweet-home for Team Homan at Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

December 2, 2017

OTTAWA — It was not a warm welcome home for Rachel Homan and her Ottawa-based team in the opening draw of the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Saturday. The 2017 world champion and the hometown favourite gave up three deuces and a pivotal ninth-end steal to Chelsea Carey of Calgary to fall 8-4.

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Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings begins Saturday in Ottawa

November 30, 2017

Canada’s best four-player men’s and women’s teams will be chasing their gold-medal dreams when the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings gets underway Saturday at the Canadian Tire Centre in Ottawa.

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