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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Rachel Homan

February 15, 2018

By Rachel Homan (Team Canada skip) Even though we didn’t like the end result, it was still amazing to be in the venue today for our first game at the Winter Olympics.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Kevin Koe

February 14, 2018

By Kevin Koe (Team Canada skip) I’ve been playing so many years to get to the Winter Olympics, and now that I’m here, I’m seeing things differently on the inside of the Games.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Marc Kennedy

February 13, 2018

By Marc Kennedy (Team Canada men’s team vice-skip) We were waiting for this morning for a long, long time, ever since winning at the Trials in December, and it was exciting — definitely exciting!

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris

February 13, 2018

By Kaitlyn Lawes and John Morris (Olympic mixed doubles curling champions) WHAT A NIGHT!!! We are still feeling the excitement after an amazing game tonight against Switzerland.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Jeff Stoughton

February 11, 2018

By Jeff Stoughton (Team Canada mixed doubles coach) We knew today’s semifinal against a really good Norway team wasn’t going to be easy, so nobody should be surprised that it was a grind.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Kaitlyn Lawes

February 10, 2018

By Kaitlyn Lawes (Team Canada mixed doubles player) We’ve had a great round robin, and now we’re getting ready for the playoffs.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Jeff Stoughton

February 10, 2018

By Jeff Stoughton (Team Canada mixed doubles coach) That game was phenomenal. I mean, right from the first rock — perfect draws, perfect taps, double-takeouts, a couple in-offs. Kaitlyn and John were clicking on all cylinders, that’s for sure.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: John Morris

February 9, 2018

By John Morris (Team Canada mixed doubles player) After each game, we have go through a lot of media questions. First, we talk to Colleen Jones and Devin Heroux with CBC, and then we go through another room of TV cameras for televisions networks from other parts of the world.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Kaitlyn Lawes

February 9, 2018

By Kaitlyn Lawes (Team Canada mixed doubles player) Today was a great day, for a lot of reasons.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Jeff Stoughton

February 8, 2018

By Jeff Stoughton (Team Canada mixed doubles coach) OK, now it’s really hit me that I’m at the Olympics with Team Canada.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: John Morris

February 8, 2018

By John Morris (Team Canada mixed doubles player) This was an interesting day in a lot of ways, but it sure ended nice with the win over the U.S. That was a tough game to play because Becca and Matt Hamilton are really good friends of ours, but it was definitely important to win it after the loss this morning.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Kaitlyn Lawes

February 7, 2018

By Kaitlyn Lawes (Team Canada mixed doubles player) We all knew the first Olympic mixed doubles competition wasn’t going to be easy. Yes, we’re disappointed to lose this morning against Norway, but they really played great.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Jeff Stoughton

February 7, 2018

By Jeff Stoughton (Team Canada mixed doubles coach) We just finished our first practice session here in Gangneung, but it still really hasn’t hit me yet that I’m at the Winter Olympics.

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MQFT with Casey Scheidegger

January 26, 2018

This week, John sits down with Casey Scheidegger, who has had 18 months to remember on the World Curling Tour. After an unbelievable 2016-17 season that saw her win the first Grand Slam she ever qualified for among other strong results, Scheidegger got direct entry into this year’s Olympic Trials, where she finished in a tie for fifth. Following that great run, she won her first Alberta Scotties this year, defeating Shannon Kleibrink in an extra end, and she will wear the blue and yellow in Penticton. Welcome to Magical Question Fun Time, the Curling Canada feature where comedian John ...

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A curling powerhouse from behind the scenes: David Beesley

January 3, 2018

You won’t find David Beesley’s name in any newspaper articles or see him interviewed on television about his role in curling.

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