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Youth Olympic Dreams: On My Way to Innsbruck!

January 10, 2012

As I write this, I am sitting at the Toronto airport, looking out at a plane I will soon be boarding for my journey to Innsbruck, Austria.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Craig Savill

January 9, 2012

Front-enders in curling are typically anonymous — players who do the sweeping and let the skip and third make the shots that get shown on the highlight clips.

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Pebbles to Boulders: Blue Girls of New Brunswick

January 6, 2012

Like every curling club across Canada at the beginning of the season, the St. John’s Curling Club in Newfoundland holds a new curler clinic. This is where our story begins.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Felix Green

January 5, 2012

They call him “Flex” – and for good reason!

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House Call: A Curler’s Resolution for 2012 and Beyond…

January 4, 2012

If you’re struggling to come up with a New Year’s resolution I’d like to offer a suggestion.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Amber Holland

January 2, 2012

When it comes to contributing to curling both on and off the ice, there may not be a curler in Canada who compares to Amber Holland.

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Making Great Ice: As Seen on TV

December 29, 2011

Soon it will be that time of year when every curler in Canada wants 15-second ice and five feet of curl – a club ice tech’s nightmare.  Let’s put everything in perspective.

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Around the House: Resolve To Do More at Your Curling Club

December 28, 2011

It’s the season of giving gifts, socializing with family and friends, and looking back – and forward. Yes, it’s resolution time.

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Youth Olympic Dreams: The Journey So Far

December 27, 2011

Editor’s Note: Prince Edward Island curler Emily Gray will be leaving for Austria in less than two weeks to compete for Canada at the first-ever Youth Olympic Winter Games in Innsbruck.

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Featured Curling Athlete: Ben Hebert

December 26, 2011

Ben Hebert had built up a pretty nice collection of Brier Purple Hearts since exhausting his junior eligibility.

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Pebbles to Boulders: A Little Idea Grows

December 23, 2011

Twenty-two-year-old Samantha Stouffer is an example of a young lady who has been bitten by the curling bug.

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Wishes for 2012

December 22, 2011

Our sport keeps chugging along, gaining momentum every week it seems. All the neat stories in the news

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House Call: Christmas Gifts for the Curler in Your Life

December 21, 2011

If you’re having trouble finding gifts for the curler in your life this year, look no further for great ideas.

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Capital One Rocks & Rings at Variety Village

December 19, 2011

Once again the Capital One Rocks & Rings program took part in the 15th Annual Active Living Conference at Variety Village. It was my first time at Variety Village and it was so wonderful to see what an amazing facility they have!

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Featured Curling Athlete: Kristy McDonald

December 19, 2011

The Manitoba women’s curling scene has been dominated in recent years by Jennifer Jones and her powerhouse team from Winnipeg, but there’s another Manitoba foursome that’s making a legitimate push for a share of the glory, and Kristy McDonald is a big reason why.

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