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Team Canada locks down third, playoffs up next

March 21, 2013

Team Canada is headed to the playoffs at the 2013 Titlis Glacier Mountain World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford Motor Company of Canada, on a major roll.

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Crucial victory for Canada at World Women’s Championship

March 19, 2013

Team Canada kept its playoff hopes alive with a crucial victory on Tuesday at the 2013 Titlis Glacier Mountain World Women’s Curling Championship, presented by Ford Motor Company of Canada.

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CIS/CCA championships kick off Wednesday in Kamloops

March 18, 2013

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — The CIS/CCA University Curling Championships get underway Wednesday at the Kamloops Curling Club.

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CCA Volunteer of the Year 2013: Samantha Stouffer

March 11, 2013

A passion for curling combined with some thinking outside the box paid off with a major award from the Canadian Curling Association.

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Canadian Curling Association mourns passing of former president

March 7, 2013

Don MacLeod, a former Canadian Curling Association (CCA) president and a member of the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame, has passed away at the age of 80 after a brief illness. MacLeod served as CCA president in 1990, and also spent six years on the CCA board. He was a major curling backer in Thunder Bay, Ont., spending time as president and secretary-treasurer of the Northwestern Ontario Curling Association, which later combined with other regional bodies to form the existing Northern Ontario Curling Association. You can read his obituary at: www.chroniclejournal.com/obituaries/macleod/donald-0

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CCA announces partnership agreement with Ludus Tours.

March 7, 2013

The Canadian Curling Association is pleased to announce that Ludus Tours, an international sports travel and hospitality company, has joined the CCA family as an official business partner.

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CCA announces 2013 Hall of Fame inductees, award winners

February 26, 2013

Two history-making players have been inducted into the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame, while three longtime curling boosters have been honoured with major awards, the Canadian Curing Association announced today.

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Kamloops is thinking big for the 2014 Tim Hortons Brier

February 25, 2013

When the 2014 Tim Hortons Brier was announced for Kamloops on Oct. 30 of last year, it was hailed as a big win for the community. Now, with full event passes for the Canadian Men’s Curling Championship going on sale Feb. 28 at 10 a.m. PST, the message is more about buying early.

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Bob Stewart Is On The Road To A Million

February 24, 2013

Bob Stewart of Longbow Lake, ON, made the shot of a lifetime to secure his spot as the finalist in the Capital One Million Dollar Button, curling’s only million-dollar fan contest.

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Merklinger keeps her focus on Sochi 2014

February 21, 2013

Kingston, Ont. — Anne Merklinger will take her seat at the K-Rock Centre on Sunday watching the medal games at the 2013 Scotties Tournament of Hearts from a decidedly different perspective than she used to.

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Ontario takes lead in Dominion MA Cup standings

February 15, 2013

Ontario is the early front-runner in the race for the 2012-13 Dominion MA Cup, presented by TSN.

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Team Canada to chase gold at World Wheelchair Curling Championship

February 12, 2013

Canada’s most decorated wheelchair curler has a piece of advice for the rookies on the team that will compete at the 2013 World Wheelchair Curling Championship, beginning on Saturday in Sochi, Russia.

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Sandra Schmirler Foundation announces junior curling scholarships

February 4, 2013

The Sandra Schmirler Foundation is indebted to the curling community for its support of our mandate, which is to raise funds to help purchase equipment for neonatal units in hospitals across Canada to help save the lives of babies born premature or critically ill.

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Funding to help Canadian curlers in pursuit of gold in Sochi

January 24, 2013

OTTAWA — The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) will be one of the beneficiaries of a $31-million investment by the federal government into winter sports leading up to the 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.

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CCA’s Gerry Peckham honoured with prestigious coaching award

January 17, 2013

Gerry Peckham, the Canadian Curling Association’s Director, High Performance, has won a prestigious coaching honour.

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