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Featured Curling Athlete: Marie-France Larouche

April 24, 2012

If Marie-France Larouche is skipping at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts, it’s a safe bet she’ll be playing after the round-robin is done.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Kevin Folk

April 16, 2012

As family ties go, it would be hard to top Kevin Folk’s.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Tracy Horgan

April 9, 2012

It was supposed to be another coronation for Rachel Homan at the 2012 Ontario women’s curling championship in Kenora, but Tracy Horgan and her team from Sudbury had other ideas.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Tom Naugler

April 2, 2012

As the 2012 Tim Hortons Brier wore on in Saskatoon in early March, two storylines became apparent.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Jacquie Armstrong

March 26, 2012

When two-time Scotties Tournament of Hearts champion Kelly Scott decided her team needed a shakeup prior to the 2009 season, she scoured the British Columbia curling scene looking for a replacement for her long-time lead Renee Simons.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Denni Neufeld

March 19, 2012

Losing the final at the Manitoba men’s championship to Rob Fowler was a crushing disappointment for Denni Neufeld and his teammates with the Mike McEwen squad from Winnipeg.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Kaitlyn Lawes

March 13, 2012

When Kaitlyn Lawes is on your curling team, good things tend to happen. The young vice-skip for Jennifer Jones’ Winnipeg quartet has been piling up successes on the pebbled ice for a decade now, winning a closetful of provincial and Team Canada jackets dating back to her first provincial title in 2002 when she won the Manitoba 13-and-under title.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Dallan Muyres

March 5, 2012

Based on the bloodlines alone, Dallan Muyres should enjoy a productive curling career.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Lisa Weagle

February 27, 2012

When Rachel Homan’s Ottawa curling team graduated from the junior ranks, it was on the lookout for an experienced lead who could immediately fit into the team dynamic.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Scott Seabrook

February 20, 2012

Scott Seabrook clinched his third trip to the Tim Hortons Brier in grand style on February 11 in his home town of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Jocelyn Peterman

February 16, 2012

She just led Team Alberta to the gold medal at the M&M Meat Shops Canadian Junior Women’s Curling Championship in Napanee – and that’s no surprise when you look at Jocelyn Peterman’s curling resume.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Laine Peters

February 13, 2012

When it comes to colourful curling outfits, Laine Peters has a closet that might be the envy of curlers across the country. Her current cashspiel outfit as the lead for Heather Nedohin’s Edmonton team features a shocking pink shirt and jacket emblazoned with various logos.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Carter Rycroft

February 6, 2012

Carter Rycroft has never been one to seek the curling spotlight, but it always seems to find him because ever since he finished his junior career, he’s played on some of the best curling teams on the planet.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Colin Thomas

February 2, 2012

Like so many accomplished junior curlers, Colin Thomas began his career thanks to the support of a curling family.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Dawn Askin

January 30, 2012

It’s a simple fact in curling that a lead won’t win a game for a team on his or her own, but a lead can sure lose a lot of games with poor shots to open an end.

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