Tag Archives: curling (page 52)

Tag Archives: curling

Mixed doubles Olympic chase heats up in Manitoba

September 29, 2016

There will be some Olympic fever in the air this weekend in Portage la Prairie, Man. The second annual Canad Inns Mixed Doubles Classic, beginning Friday in Portage la Prairie not only features a power-packed field, it also offers some pretty powerful prizes besides the cash purse.

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2017 Travelers Curling Club Championship headed to Kingston

September 29, 2016

Historic Kingston, Ont., will play host to Canada’s best club curling teams in 2017, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Survey responses will help Season of Champions

September 23, 2016

You talked, we’re listening, and you’ll see the results at future Curling Canada championship events!

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Gunner has CTRS target on his back going into weekend events

September 22, 2016

It’s early in the season, but there seems to be something a little strange happening on the Canadian Team Ranking System leaderboard. Winnipeg’s Jason Gunnlaugson, who’s only played sporadically in high-level events in recent seasons, currently holds the top spot after qualifying in all three events on his team’s schedule thus far, and winning one of them.

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Shawinigan, Que., to host 2018 Canadian Juniors

September 20, 2016

Canada’s best junior curling teams will play for the 2018 national championships in Shawinigan, Que., it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Thiessen blog: How we got to Curling ABG (After BroomGate)

September 16, 2016

This past week, the World Curling Federation introduced numerous new sweeping and equipment rules during the World Curling Congress in Stockholm. This year’s congress was likely the most discussed Congress of the five held to date, after a year in which a massive sweeping conundrum hung over our sport.

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Curling Canada adopts new sweeping regulations

September 11, 2016

New regulations covering brush-head technology and sweeping technique for play at World Curling Federation events were approved on Saturday at the WCF’s Annual General Assembly in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Team World seeks redemption at 2017 World Financial Group Continental Cup

September 1, 2016

Team World will be hungrier than ever when it takes to the ice at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas next January for the 2017 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Boyd Gaming.

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2016 For The Love of Curling Scholarship winners announced

August 29, 2016

Athletic and scholastic dreams will be furthered for 10 deserving young curlers, winners of the 2016 Curling Canada Foundation For The Love of Curling scholarships, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship returns to Boucherville, Que.

August 26, 2016

For the third time in four years, the Canadian Wheelchair Curling Championship will be contested in Boucherville, Que., it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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We want to hear from YOU!

August 26, 2016

Curling Canada’s Season of Champions series of championship events is gearing up for the 2016-17 season, and as much as the Season of Champions is about curling, it’s also about you, our amazing fans!

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Curling Night at the Ballpark in Winnipeg

August 25, 2016

(Courtesy, CurlManitoba) It was the baseball version of a draw to the button ‚ a strike across the corner of the plate! The pitcher was two-time Manitoba and Canadian junior men’s curling champion Matt Dunstone, also a two-time Manitoba youth baseball champion, with the ceremonial opening pitch on Curling Night at the Goldeyes this past Tuesday in Winnipeg.

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2017 Canadian Mixed Doubles Championship returns to Nutana Club in Saskatoon

August 18, 2016

Canada’s top mixed doubles curling teams will head to Saskatoon next April, hoping to get a step closer to a trip to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.

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Canadian Mixed Doubles Olympic qualifying process set

August 15, 2016

Canada will decide its first Olympic mixed doubles entry in January 2018, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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First Canadian U-18 championships to be staged in Moncton, N.B.

July 12, 2016

History will be made next April in Moncton, N.B., when the city plays host to the inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships.

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