Tag Archives: Curling Canada (page 16)

Tag Archives: Curling Canada

Goldline named Official Uniform Supplier to Curling Canada

February 19, 2016

Canada’s top curlers will have a fresh new look as Goldline Curling has been named the Official Uniform Supplier of Curling Canada.

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Las Vegas gets another shot to host World Financial Group Continental Cup

February 19, 2016

The Entertainment Capital of the World will get another chance to set curling attendance records when the World Financial Group Continental Cup returns to Las Vegas in 2017, it was announced today by Curling Canada in partnership with USA Curling.

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Hair brush-head use modified in Curling Canada broom moratorium

February 18, 2016

The use of hair brooms will be modified in Curling Canada’s broom-head moratorium for both the Tournament of Hearts and Brier, it was announced today by Curling Canada. Effective immediately, hair broom-heads can only be used by skips or vice-skips holding the broom in the house, and can only be used when the delivered rock, or the rock set in motion, is behind the tee-line. Additionally, they can be used by skips on tick shots. The revision of the moratorium comes after consultation with players, and has their overwhelming support, and will apply only to both the pre-qualifying round and ...

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Five added to Canadian Curling Hall of Fame

February 18, 2016

The five newest members of the Canadian Curling Hall of Fame include two Paralympic gold-medallists, a world-renowned coach, a respected journalist and a record-setting curler/builder.

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Curling Canada announces Katherine Henderson as new CEO

February 16, 2016

Curling Canada’s new Chief Executive Officer has a wealth of experience in leadership roles in sports, marketing and brand management that spans more than 20 years.

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Edmonton to host 2017 Ford World Men’s Championship

January 19, 2016

A city that holds the attendance record for three different curling events will get another chance to show off for the world, it was announced jointly today by Curling Canada and the World Curling Federation.

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Travelers Curling Club Championship hits the button for Curling Canada Rocks & Rings

December 17, 2015

There were more winners than just the men’s and women’s champions at the 2015 Travelers Curling Club Championship last month in Ottawa.

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St. Catharines to host 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

December 9, 2015

Canada’s elite women’s curling teams will be heading to the Niagara region of Ontario for the 2017 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Sweeting sweeps into Home Hardware Canada Cup final

December 5, 2015

Revenge was sweet for Val Sweeting Saturday afternoon. The Edmonton skip responded from being dispatched to a tiebreaker by Winnipeg’s Jennifer Jones on Friday to book a spot in Sunday’s women’s final at the 2015 Home Hardware Canada Cup, presented by Meridian Manufacturing, in Grande Prairie, Alta. Sweeting defeated Jones 5-3 in Saturday afternoon’s semifinal before a pro-Sweeting crowd at Revolution Place. Team Sweeting will play Rachel Homan’s Ottawa-based team, which ran up a 5-1 record to finish first in the round-robin, in Sunday’s women’s final (11 a.m. MT). “They’re (Homan’s team) playing well, but I thought we had really ...

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Curling Canada’s Season of Champions returns to ESPN3

December 1, 2015

For the second straight season, United States curling fans will have full access to view Curling Canada’s prestigious Season of Champions series.

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Curling Canada issues statement on brush-head technology

November 27, 2015

Curling Canada guidelines covering recent technological advances in brush-heads are now in place for the remainder of the curling season.

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Curling coaches earn Petro-Canada Coaching Excellence Awards

November 13, 2015

Two long-time Canadian curling coaches were honoured Friday night at the Coaching Association of Canada’s Petro-Canada Sport Leadership Awards Gala in Winnipeg.

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2016 Canadian Mixed starts Sunday in Toronto

November 5, 2015

The Canadian Mixed Curling Championship gets underway on Sunday at the Weston Golf and Country Club in Toronto.

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Brandon to host 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup

November 4, 2015

One of curling’s most competitive events, with significant implications in deciding Canada’s 2018 Olympic curling teams, will make its first trip to Manitoba, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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2016 Spirit of Curling calendar now available

October 7, 2015

The next generation of curlers will once again benefit from the second edition of The Spirit of Curling Calendar.

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