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World’s best curlers are coming to Las Vegas

November 27, 2012

In a joint announcement today by the Canadian Curling Association (CCA), U.S. Curling Association (USCA) and World Curling Federation (WCF), it was revealed that the 2014 World Financial Group Continental Cup will be staged here January 16-19 at the 5,000-seat Orleans Arena, home to hockey’s Las Vegas Wranglers of the ECHL.

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CurlingTV: Curling online, anytime, anywhere!

November 8, 2012

Starting November 8, fans can watch curling online, anytime, anywhere. The Canadian Curling Association has launched its latest online offering, CurlingTV (www.curlingtv.ca), which will provide fans with the kind of viewing experience they’ve been dreaming of – and asking for!

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Kamloops awarded 2014 Tim Hortons Brier

October 30, 2012

The City of Kamloops has been awarded the 2014 Tim Hortons Brier, it was announced today by the Canadian Curling Association (CCA). The 85th edition of the Canadian men’s curling championship will be played March 1-9 at the Interior Savings Centre.

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Middaugh Team Competes in Yichun, China

October 29, 2012

On November 3, the 2012 Yichun International Ladies Curling Competition gets underway in Yichun, China, and Canada’s Sherry Middaugh will be on the ice as one of eight women’s teams competing in the event.

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Strathcona Cup 2013: Scotland vs Canada in Friendly Curling Competition

October 4, 2012

This January, Canadian curlers coast to coast will compete in a championship that brings Scottish teams across the Atlantic to battle – in friendly fashion – for curling supremacy. Plans are underway for the  Strathcona Cup Tour 2013.

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CCA announces creation of Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Trials

October 1, 2012

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced the creation of a new curling championship, the Canadian Mixed Doubles Trials.   The competition will take place each March and will qualify Canada’s representatives for the annual World Mixed Doubles Championship.

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The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport) Gives Curling a Try

September 26, 2012

As the curling season approaches, new curlers are being introduced to the game at clubs across the county. On Tuesday morning, The Ottawa Curling Club hosted a special Learn-to-Curl session: under the watchful eye of OCC Curling Professional Earle Morris, The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), took to the ice, joined by local high-performance curlers Craig Savill, Rachel Homan, Alison Kreviazuk, Emma Miskew and Lisa Weagle.

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Major highlights at the CCA’s National Curling Congress and AGM

June 22, 2012

The Canadian Curling Association’s National Curling Congress (NCC) and Annual General Meeting (AGM) were held in Ottawa, June 14-16. “The 2012 National Curling Congress was an excellent opportunity for our members across the country to come together in Ottawa this week,” said Greg Stremlaw, Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Curling Association (CCA).

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Liverpool, Nova Scotia, to host 2014 M&M Meat Shops Canadian Juniors

June 15, 2012

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced that Liverpool, Nova Scotia will host the 2014 M&M Meat Shops Canadian Junior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships.

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Curling program reaches another 100,000 Canadian students

June 5, 2012

After four years of steady growth, Canada’s acclaimed in-school curling program has achieved a new milestone in the closing weeks of the 2011-12 school year by reaching 100,000 students in a single school year.

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2012 Kraft Celebration Tour: Nominate Your Community!

May 15, 2012

Nominate your community today for a chance to win $25,000 and a live broadcast of SPORTSCENTRE on TSN. Calling all Canadians! Is there a local curling club that needs new lights or a new chiller? Be a hero and nominate your community for the 2012 Kraft Celebration Tour

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Fredericton to Stage 2013 World Mixed Doubles and World Senior Curling Championships

April 23, 2012

The World Curling Federation (WCF) and the Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced that the City of Fredericton will host the 2013 World Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships and World Mixed Doubles.

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Two CCA Championship Events Win at the 2012 PRESTIGE Awards

April 19, 2012

The Canadian Curling Association, nominated by the Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance (CSTA) for two of its Season of Champions events, won in both categories at the 2012 PRESTIGE Awards today in Richmond, British Columbia.

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CCA announces Hall of Fame Inductees and Award Winners

April 11, 2012

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced four inductees into the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame, as well as the recipients of the Volunteer of the Year, Ray Kingsmith Executive of the Year and Awards of Achievement.

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Kitchener to stage Capital One Pre-Trials

April 4, 2012

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced that the City of Kitchener will host the 2013 Capital One Pre-Trials, presented by Monsanto.

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