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Summer Curling Club Operations and Making Money!

June 9, 2010

I have always found it fascinating how little our buildings get used in the off-season or non-curling time and how they sit there, generating little if any revenue in the off-season.

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TSN could be coming to your Curling Club?

June 2, 2010

TSN is once again going across the country on the Kraft Celebration Tour – a national initiative that will see TSN’s flagship sports news program, SPORTSCENTRE, broadcast live from 10 communities over a period of 10 days this summer.

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Government of Canada Announces Own the Podium Advisory Board

May 19, 2010

On behalf of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, the Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of State (Sport), today announced the appointment of John Furlong as the new Chair of the Own the Podium (OTP) Advisory Board.

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Canadian Curling and the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games

March 11, 2010

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced a number of features to better inform and involve Canadian curling fans about the 2010 Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver during the curling dates – March 13 – 20, 2010.

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John Lavich, 2009 Canadian Curling Association Volunteer of the Year

February 22, 2010

When the Canadian Curling Association’s Volunteer of the Year for 2009, John Lavich, was younger he had his eyes set on becoming an RCMP officer. Circumstances changed for the Brookdale, Manitoba native because he was building both his family and his general contracting business.

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Canadian Curling and the 2010 Olympic Winter Games

February 10, 2010

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced a number of features to better inform and involve Canadian curling fans about the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver during the curling dates – February 16 – 27, 2010.

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Double Gold! Canada sweeps at Karuizawa International Curling Championship

February 3, 2010

2009 Canadian university curling champions Hollie Nicol (Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks) and Chris Busby (University of Regina Panthers) both captured gold medals at the 2010 Karuizawa International Curling Championship in Karuizawa, Japan.

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Ford Hot Shots now in its 16th season

January 27, 2010

For the 16th consecutive year, the popular Ford Hot Shots curling skills competition will be contested at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Sault Ste. Marie and the Tim Hortons Brier in Halifax.

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2010 M&M Meat Shops Canadian Juniors Begin Saturday in Sorel-Tracy

January 14, 2010

The M&M Meat Shops Canadian Junior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships, presented by AMJ Campbell Van Lines, get underway Saturday in Sorel-Tracy, Quebec. It’s the first time since 1993 in Trois-Rivières that these championships have been staged in the province.

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Curling History is Made at The Dominion Curling Club Championship

November 30, 2009

The Dominion Curling Club Championship – Canada’s first-ever national championship for club curlers – made curling history yesterday, declaring men’s and women’s Canadian Champions after a thrilling week of competition between the best club teams from each of the country’s provinces and territories.

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Regina to host 2011 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship

November 26, 2009

The World Curling Federation (WCF) and the Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced that Regina, Saskatchewan will stage the 2011 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship.

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Charlottetown, PEI to host 2011 Scotties/Kruger renews sponsorship

November 20, 2009

It was announced today that the 2011 Scotties Tournament of Hearts would return to PEI for the third time in the event’s history.

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World Financial Group to sponsor 2010 Canadian Seniors

November 18, 2009

The Canadian Curling Association today confirmed that World Financial Group will be the title sponsor of the 2010 Canadian Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships.

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Saville Sports Centre becomes a National Curling Training Centre

November 5, 2009

It’s official! Canada’s top curlers have a new place to hone their skills as they prepare for the 2009 Canadian Curling Trials, the 2010 Olympic Winter Games and beyond.

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CCA announces Shannon England to participate in 2010 Olympic Torch Relay

October 21, 2009

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA), in collaboration with the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), is pleased to announce that Shannon England, husband of the late Sandra Schmirler, has been selected as a torchbearer in the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Torch Relay.

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