Tag Archives: Featured

Tag Archives: Featured

Cameron Goodkey: A quick trip from Learn To Curl to national champion

April 19, 2019

When Ottawa’s Cameron Goodkey signed up for a Learn to Curl progam at the local Sportsplex five years ago, he had no idea that the skills he absorbed through that introduction to the sport would lead surprisingly quickly to a special moment: hoisting the trophy at the 2019 U SPORTS/Curling Canada University Championship this past March in Fredericton, N.B.

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Canada ready for World Mixed Doubles and World Seniors this Saturday in Norway

April 18, 2019

Canada aims to finish the curling season with a trio of gold medals at the upcoming 2019 World Mixed Doubles and World Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships which, begin Saturday in Stavanger, Norway.

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Canadian curling team announced for 2020 Youth Winter Olympic Games

April 17, 2019

Four players who are stars on and off the ice will represent Canada at the 2020 Youth Winter Olympic Games in Lausanne, Switzerland, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Sudbury, Ont., to play host to 2020 Canadian U-18 championships

April 16, 2019

Canada’s future curling stars will be on display in Sudbury, Ont., when that city plays host to the 2020 Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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MQFT with Matt Hall

April 11, 2019

This week, John sits down with Matthew Hall, the reigning World Junior champion (playing second on Team Tyler Tardi) and multi-time Ontario champion (as skip) at the junior level. Matthew heads back to Ontario after a successful year in B.C., and before he did that, sat down for an interview with John.

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Saskatchewan, Alberta teams claim gold at Canadian Masters Championships

April 9, 2019

Two teams with plenty of podium experience came out on top at the 2019 College Clean Restoration Canadian Masters (60 and over) Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships, which concluded on Sunday at the Nutana Curling Club in Saskatoon.

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Canada takes silver, Edin wins record-tying fourth Pioneer Hi-Bred world curling crown

April 7, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Canada’s Kevin Koe, who had produced magic all weekend long, couldn’t conjure up one last “Koedini” to prevent Sweden’s Niklas Edin from tying a record with his fourth world title at the 2019 Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, Heating, Air Conditioning and Plumbing.

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Northern Ontario girls, Ontario boys win 2019 Canadian Under-18 Championships

April 7, 2019

SHERWOOD PARK, ALTA. — Northern Ontario’s Bella Croisier and her team became the first to win gold at both the Canada Winter Games and Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships in the same season.

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Swiss capture Pioneer Hi-Bred world championship bronze medal

April 7, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Peter de Cruz has become a collector of a precious metal he’s happy to have, but he feels his collection of bronze is “way too big.”

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Koe’s last-rock draw gives Canada semifinal win at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 7, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Kevin Koe is known more for his spectacular doubles and run-backs but Saturday night he needed perfect draw weight to give Canada a heart-stopping 6-5, extra end victory over Peter de Cruz of Switzerland to give himself a shot at a third world championship title.

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Ontario’s Niepage finds groove, advances to semis at 2019 Under-18’s

April 7, 2019

SHERWOOD PARK, Alta. — Ontario’s Dylan Niepage had a less than ideal start at the 2019 Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships. The 17-year-old skip was feeling discouraged after starting the event with one win and two losses.

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Sweden beats Japan to advance to final at Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship

April 6, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Defending world men’s curling champion Niklas Edin of Sweden moved one step closer to a record-tying fourth title Saturday at the ENMAX Centre with an impressive 8-2 semifinal win over Yuta Matsumura of Japan.

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Canada, Japan advance to semifinals of Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship

April 6, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – Playing one of their best overall games of the event, Kevin Koe and Team Canada beat Bruce Mouat of Scotland 6-5 in Saturday morning’s playoff qualification game to move on to tonight’s semifinal of the Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, Heating, Air Conditioning, Plumbing.

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Round robin wrapped up at 2019 Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships

April 6, 2019

SHERWOOD PARK, ALTA. — The round robin at the 2019 Canadian Under-18 Curling Championships are complete, with eight teams advancing to the championship round in both the boy’s and girl’s divisions.

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Canada finishes third, will face Scotland in Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Championship playoff

April 6, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, Alta – Kevin Koe and Team Canada finished third in the round-robin portion of Pioneer Hi-Bred World Men’s Curling Championship, presented by Service Experts, Heating, Air Conditioning, Plumbing and will face Scotland in one of Saturday morning’s qualification playoff games.

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