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Canada captures double gold at World Seniors Championships

May 2, 2009

Canada's Pat Sanders thrashed Switzerland's Renate Nedkoff 10-1 to win the women's championship. The Canadians, from Victoria, British Columbia, scored four in the first end and then added five additional stolen points over the next three ends to overwhelm the Swiss.

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Canadian Curling Association announces Hall of Fame Inductees, Volunteer of the Year and Ray Kingsmith Award winners

April 28, 2009

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced three inductees to the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame, as well as the recipients of the 2008 Volunteer of the Year and 2009 Ray Kingsmith Executive of the Year Awards.

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The Trials and Pre-Trials are set!!!

April 28, 2009

By this time most of you have checked out the official CCA press release listing all of the 32 teams that have a right to play off to represent Canada at the 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver. 

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Stunning Canadian comeback to win bronze at World Mixed Doubles

April 26, 2009

As the stunning mountain sunshine streamed into the windows of the 1956 Olympic Ice Stadium, Switzerland won its second consecutive World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship with a 7-4 victory over Hungary.

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Hungary shocks Canada, will challenge Switzerland in World Mixed Doubles Championship final

April 24, 2009

Hungary shocked mighty Canada in a thrilling battle and Switzerland will attempt to defend its world title after the semifinals of the 2009 World Mixed Doubles Championship.

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Teams Confirmed for the 2009 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

April 22, 2009

The Canadian Curling Association today confirmed the 16 men’s and 16 women’s teams which have qualified for either the Tim Hortons ‘Roar of the Rings’ Canadian Curling Trials in Edmonton, Alberta or the pre-Trials ‘Road to the Roar’ event in Prince George, British Columbia.

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Canada beats England, dominates ‘Commonwealth’ at World Mixed Doubles

April 22, 2009

Canada moved to a 6-0 won/loss record with a 9-6 victory over England at the 2009 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship.

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Canadian Curling Association announces three future event sites

April 9, 2009

The Canadian Curling Association (CCA) today announced the sites for three national championships for the 2010-2011 season.

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Hey Coach: The Delivery – Let’s get on with it!

March 25, 2009

It has been requested from a number of coaches and athletes that seeing as though I trumpeted this time of year as a great time to ‘re-do your swing’ that I provide some tips when you head to the ice. 

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Martin wins his third Canada Cup

March 22, 2009

Edmonton’s Kevin Martin and his Saville Sports Centre team of third John Morris, second Marc Kennedy and lead Ben Hebert showed what kind of championship mettle they’re made of by taking the men’s final of the Canada Cup, 8-5 over rival Randy Ferbey, Sunday night at the Farrell Agencies Arena in the Gallagher Centre.

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Kleibrink wins Canada Cup women’s final

March 21, 2009

Shannon Kleibrink of Calgary won the women’s final of the Canada Cup, 6-4 over Marie-France Larouche of St-Romuald, Sunday morning at the Farrell Agencies Arena in the Gallagher Centre.

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It’s Ferbey vs Martin in men’s Canada Cup final

March 21, 2009

It’s Randy Ferbey vs. Kevin Martin, one more time, in the Canada Cup at the Gallagher Centre. This occasion is the men’s championship final, a fixture Ferbey has won three times and Martin twice in the last six years.  The action goes tonight at 7:30 pm CT/9:30 pm ET, live on TSN.

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Larouche advances to rematch with Kleibrink in Canada Cup final

March 21, 2009

Marie-France Larouche of St-Romuald advanced to the women’s final of the Canada Cup by edging veteran Cheryl Bernard of Calgary, 7-6 in an extra end, in Saturday’s semi-final at the Farrell Agencies Arena in the Gallagher Centre.

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Ferbey, Kleibrink to Canada Cup finals on Sunday

March 21, 2009

Edmonton’s Randy Ferbey and Shannon Kleibrink of Calgary have advanced to Sunday’s finals of the Canada Cup at the Farrell Agencies Arena in the Gallagher Centre.

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Kleibrink, Larouche top Sections in Canada Cup

March 20, 2009

Quebec’s Marie-France Larouche and Calgary’s Shannon Kleibrink hung tough during final-round scuffling in Canada Cup women’s preliminaries at the Gallagher Centre on Friday night and qualified for this morning’s Page One-One playoff tilt.

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