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Sunfest Adds Heat to the Brier Buzz

July 13, 2010

The 2011 Tim Hortons Brier generated an undeniable presence at Sunfest in Victoria Park this past weekend. The festival attracted thousands of people of all ages and cultures for a four day event, full of fabulous food, music, and crafts.

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Senior Slow Pitch Tournament

July 13, 2010

The Medicine Hat Senior Slow Pitch Tournament 2010 held at the Moose Ball Diamonds in Medicine Hat on Saturday, July 10 and Sunday, July 11 had a tight schedule with 19 teams competing.

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Scotties “Rocks” out at Cavendish Country Music Festival

July 13, 2010

July 9th-10th Scotties volunteers “rocked” out at the Cavendish Coutry Music Festival.Everyone showed their Scotties pride, including 2010 Scotties runner’s up Erin Carmody and Geri Lynn Ramsay.

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Fit to Curl: Maximizing Strength Training in the Off-Season

July 12, 2010

The summer months are my favourite time of year to train.  Not only can I vary my workouts to include a lot of outdoor activities — hello Vitamin D! — but I also don’t have to worry about cutting my weekly training short because I have to get on a plane and fly to a spiel.

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Celebrating Canada Day

July 6, 2010

Canada Day celebrations in Tilley, Alberta ended with some of the best fireworks you will ever see set off into the night sky. The daytime celebrations were a mix of fun, shopping and visiting at the community centre.

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Volunteers bring a bit of curling to the George Reed Golf Tournament

July 6, 2010

The 2011 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship “Closest to the Button” game added an extra bit of competition to the George Reed Golf Tournament at the Wascana Country Club on June 28.

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Canada Day went off with a Bang in Byron Optimist Park

July 5, 2010

Over seven thousand people gathered at Byron Optimist Park on Thursday, July 1st to enjoy the fireworks display for 2010 Canada Day Celebrations.

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Volunteers step up the competition at SaskTel Marketing Golf Tournament

July 5, 2010

The SaskTel Marketing Department Golf Tournament was more competitive than ever this year, thanks in part to the 2011 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship Community Events volunteers. 

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WCF appoints new Secretary General

July 5, 2010

The World Curling Federation (WCF) is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin Grahamslaw as its new Secretary General.

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Between the Sheets: To Curl or Not To Curl

July 5, 2010

It was common knowledge that prior to the Olympic Trials in December our team had agreed that if we didn’t win the 2009 Trials we were going our separate ways at the end of the season.

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Death of WCF Honorary President Günther Hummelt

July 4, 2010

The World Curling Federation (WCF) is deeply saddened to learn the news of the death of former WCF President Günther Hummelt. He was 78. Hummelt was President of the WCF from 1990 to 2000.

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Charity Tournament participants try to get “Closest to the Button”

June 28, 2010

The 2011 Ford World Men’s Curling Championship Community Events volunteers attended the Juvenile Diabetes Charity Golf Tournament on June 16, and they brought along an extra game for the golfers.

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Canadian Curling Association ecstatic about exceptional year

June 24, 2010

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Canadian Curling Association (CCA) was held in Gatineau, Quebec on Saturday, June 19th.

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Learn FAST and become a stroke saver

June 23, 2010

The Stroke Recovery Association of Medicine Hat courtesy of Gail Frandsen graciously invited the Canada Cup community events team to demonstrate their floor curling game during the morning session of their conference at the Medicine Hat College on Wednesday, June 23.

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Around The House: Curling life on and off the ice

June 21, 2010

So you’re a recreational curler who spends a lot of time – or maybe only one evening a week – at your local curling club.  You love the game and the people you meet there.  

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