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World Curling Tour preview: More top teams taking to the ice for 2019-20 season

September 13, 2019

If there was any doubt prior to this week, it’s now officially curling season.

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World Curling Tour review: Epping claims top spot at Stu Sells Tankard

September 10, 2019

Covering the walls of the Oakville Curling Club are a number of championship banners sporting the name “John Epping.” Until this weekend, however, it had been a long time since he’d won an event in that building, on that ice.

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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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Many teams getting season underway at Stu Sells Oakville Tankard

September 5, 2019

It happens every year. Before you’ve put the golf clubs away, finished your slo-pitch softball season or put away your camping gear, curlers from around the world are hitting the ice in World Curling Tour events, and often in unfamiliar combinations of players.

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Recipients announced for 2019 For The Love of Curling Scholarships

August 27, 2019

Some of Canada’s up-and-coming curling athletes will get a little financial breathing room after being named recipients of the 2019 Curling Canada For the Love of Curling scholarships, Curling Canada announced today.

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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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Curling Canada signs pledge to join the Responsible Coaching Movement

May 29, 2019

Curling Canada has taken another significant step in its ambition to keep sport healthy and safe for all, it was announced today.

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Three successful applicants announced in revamped Curling Assistance Program

May 16, 2019

A revitalized Curling Canada Curling Assistance Program produced a trio of successful applicants during the 2018-19 season.

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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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Five Canadian teams hit the ice for World Cup Grand Final in Beijing

May 7, 2019

There will be five Canadian entries chasing late-season success when the inaugural Curling World Cup campaign comes to a close this week in Beijing.

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2019 For the Love of Curling scholarship program now accepting applications

May 1, 2019

Canada’s future stars on the ice have the opportunity to also further their ambitions in the classroom, thanks to the Curling Canada Foundation’s For the Love of Curling Scholarship program.

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