Author Archives: Kyle Jahns

Author Archives: Kyle Jahns

World Curling Tour Preview: Local spiels taking over circuit

September 19, 2019

After two exciting weeks on tour, it seems that it’s already time to take a break.

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2020 Men of Curling fundraising calendar now on sale

September 18, 2019

The boys are back for another rendition of the Men of Curling calendar, featuring curlers from four countries across the globe and benefitting numerous charitable efforts – including Curling Canada’s philanthropic programs that support and develop youth programs across the country.

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Curling Canada, World Curling Federation extend partnership with eight-year agreement

September 6, 2019

A valuable and beneficial partnership between the World Curling Federation and Curling Canada has been extended for the long-term after reaching an eight-year agreement, it was announced today at the World Curling Congress in Cancun, Mexico.

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Tomorrow’s curling stars today: NextGen camp laying groundwork for future Canadian success on world stage

August 23, 2019

They’re recent national junior and university champions, but it’s not about what these athletes have accomplished in the past; it’s about their potential of providing excellence to Canadian curling for years to come.

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Birthright added to Curling Canada residency rules

June 6, 2019

The residency rules that determine eligibility for the national men’s and women’s curling championships have been updated, it was announced today by Curling Canada. Players can now use birthright status to represent the province or territory they were born, even after moving away.

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Colleges’ commitments to curlers paying off at CCAA-Curling Canada championships

May 13, 2019

When Owen Tester was considering which college to attend there were a few requirements on his list. He was looking for a solid education and overall enjoyable post-secondary experience. But he also wanted something else from school – the chance to win a national curling championship.

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Canada’s Jones and Koe win Curling World Cup Grand Final

May 12, 2019

Canada’s Jennifer Jones and Kevin Koe ended their seasons on high notes by topping the competition in the women’s and men’s events at the Curling World Cup Grand Final in Beijing. Both teams ensured their victories thanks to some timely steals throughout the day. The Canadian team of Laura Walker and Kirk Muyres finished second overall in the mixed doubles competition.

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Koe, Jones and Walker/Muyres advance to finals at Curling World Cup

May 11, 2019

Canada will have the chance to win all three competitions – men’s, women’s and mixed doubles – at the Curling World Cup Grand Final in Beijing. Kevin Koe, Jennifer Jones and Laura Walker/Kirk Muyres will play in their respective finals after finishing the round robin on Saturday.

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Canadian teams honed in on finals at Curling World Cup

May 10, 2019

Canada’s output was strong at the Curling World Cup Grand Final on Friday. The five teams wearing the Maple Leaf combined for seven wins out of a possible eight wins and left some teams in favourable position to qualify for Sunday’s final.

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Koe finding his groove at Curling World Cup Grand Final

May 9, 2019

Canada’s men’s, women’s and mixed doubles teams produced five out a possible nine wins on Thursday at the Curling World Cup Grand Final in Beijing, including a two-win day for Kevin Koe.

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Jones dismantles Japan on opening day of World Cup Grand Final

May 8, 2019

Team Jennifer Jones made its debut at the Curling World Cup in Beijing on Wednesday and, naturally, the team fit right in with a convincing opening-day victory. It was one of the highlights during a day where Canada picked up two out a possible five wins.

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Double gold for Canada at World Senior Curling Championships

April 27, 2019

STAVANGER, Norway — It wasn’t the shot of his lifetime, but it was close. Canada’s Bryan Cochrane played a highlight reel shot in an extra end to win gold at the 2019 World Senior Curling Championships on Saturday. Canada’s Sherry Anderson also won her second consecutive world title at the event.

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Canada finishes with silver at 2019 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship

April 27, 2019

STAVANGER, Norway — Canada’s hunt for an elusive world mixed doubles gold medal will continue for at least one more year. Canada succumbed to Sweden in the gold-medal game at the 2019 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship on Saturday.

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Canada’s Cochrane advances to semifinal at World Senior Curling Championships

April 26, 2019

STAVANGER, Norway — Bryan Cochrane and Hugh Millikin have played some big games against each other, but perhaps none were as big as the one played on Friday at the 2019 World Senior Curling Championships.

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Canada advances to semifinals at 2019 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship

April 26, 2019

STAVANGER, Norway — Canada’s mixed doubles team will play for a medal at the 2019 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship after winning both its playoff games on Friday. 

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