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FAN is Fan Appreciation Night!

February 16, 2011

The official opening of the HeartStop Lounge this Friday starts with the introduction of all the participating teams, followed by one of the biggest parties the Island has ever seen! The feature entertainers include Fiddlers’ Sons at 9 pm and Rawlins Cross at 10 pm. Fan Appreciation Night is open to one-and-all at a price of just $10. It’s a great way to sample the party action that will be carrying on all week long.

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Island Girls take on the Champs!

February 16, 2011

Last year, the Scotties championship came down to Team PEI vs Team Canada, and the Islanders came so close to taking the title. Suzanne Birt will be skipping the PEI team this year in a pivotal match against Team Canada’s Jennifer Jones on the Monday evening draw. And you know she’ll be doing everything she can to spoil Jones’ bid for a 4th consecutive Scotties title. Great tickets are still available!

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Jim Cotter to represent British Columbia at Tim Hortons Brier

February 13, 2011

Jim Cotter, and his team of Ken Maskiewich at third, Kevin Folk at second and lead Rick Sawatsky won the British Columbia provincial title on Sunday, February 13 in Vernon, defeating Victoria’s Neil Dangerfield, 6-4 in the final.

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Kevin Martin looks to make history at Tim Hortons Brier in London

February 13, 2011

Edmonton’s Kevin Martin will seek to become the first curler to win five Briers as a skip, when the Tim Hortons Brier gets underway March 5 in London.

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Stoughton to make ninth Brier appearance in London

February 13, 2011

Defending champion Jeff Stoughton edged fellow Winnipegger Mike McEwen, 5-4 to successfully defend his Manitoba Safeway Championship February 13 in Beausejour.

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Howard to make record sixth consecutive Brier appearance as skip

February 13, 2011

Glenn Howard won his sixth straight Ontario title, defeating Toronto’s Greg Balsdon, 10-3 on Sunday, February 13 in the Dominion Tankard final at the Grimsby Peach King Centre.

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Jacobs pulls off miracle to defend Northern Ontario title

February 13, 2011

Defending champion Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie shocked Joe Scharf’s Fort William Curling Club foursome on Sunday, February 13, winning the Dominion Men’s Northern Ontario Championship in Thunder Bay, 7-6 by stealing three in the 10th end.

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Koe three-peats in Northwest Territories/Yukon championship

February 13, 2011

Jamie Koe of Yellowknife once again has successfully defended his Northwest Territories/Yukon title February 13 in Yellowknife, clinching a berth in the Tim Hortons Brier in London.

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It’s a battle of the Rookies versus the Veterans at the 2011 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

February 11, 2011

The 2011 Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Charlottetown has one of the best line-ups in the event’s history with recent graduates from the junior ranks taking on some very seasoned veterans. Almost half of the field is former Canadian junior champions and only one team is without at least one member who boasts this title in her resume.

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2012 Scotties Delivers Twice the Excitement in Half the Time!

February 10, 2011

Excitement has been building throughout Alberta ever since Red Deer was announced as the site of the 2012 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, February 18-26 in the Enmax Centrium. Today, the Host Committee stepped it up a gear with the launch of full event ticket packages – including an innovative new option!

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Eddie MacKenzie to represent PEI at Tim Hortons Brier

February 9, 2011

Charlottetown’s Eddie MacKenzie and his team of third Mike Gaudet, second Mike Dillon and lead Alex MacFadyen won the Labatt Tankard Tuesday February 8 at the Silver Fox Curling & Yacht Club in Summerside and will now represent their province at the Tim Hortons Brier, March 5-13 in London.

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YOU GOTTA BE THERE… Great Tickets Still Available for the 2011 Tim Hortons Brier

February 8, 2011

Single draw tickets are now on sale from just $14.  Match the games you really want to see with the times that are best for you to go. 

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Sandra Schmirler Day proclaimed in Charlottetown

February 7, 2011

The 2011 Scotties Tournament of Hearts is bringing with it more than just great curling and exceptional athletes to the region’s capital city. The PEI Host Committee and the Sandra Schmirler Foundation are teaming up with the QEH Foundation to celebrate and honour the late Sandra Schmirler as part of 2011 Scotties on Prince Edward Island.

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Now You Can Pick Your Draws… Pick Your Times!

February 7, 2011

With just a month to go before the 2011 Scotties Tournament of Hearts hits town February 19 – 27 at the Charlottetown Civic Centre, the Host Committee today announced the launch of single draw tickets.

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Little Softie & New Friends announce “Scotties Magical Outdoor Curling and Skating Rink”

February 7, 2011

Little Softie could be seen braving the cold elements outside the Krock & Ocean 100 studio Friday afternoon with new pals Jack Frost and Suzy Snowflake.

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