Tag Archives: Featured (page 50)

Tag Archives: Featured

Homan, Gushue teams maintain their winning ways

October 10, 2017

This may sound like a repeat from last week, but we assure you it’s a new story: Brad Gushue and Rachel Homan won World Curling Tour events over the weekend.

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Canada locks up a playoff spot at World Mixed

October 10, 2017

Canada notched two more wins on Tuesday, including an extra-end nail-biter against Australia, to secure a spot in the playoffs at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland.

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Canada steals another win at World Mixed Championships

October 9, 2017

“We haven’t hit our stride quite yet, but we’ve made the right shots at the right time” said Team Canada skip Trevor Bonot after stealing the final end on the way to a 6-5 win over England’s Andrew Woolston on Monday morning at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland.

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Another win for Canada at World Mixed

October 8, 2017

Team Canada notched a 5-3 win over Poland on Sunday morning to remain undefeated at the 2017 World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland.

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Team Canada opens 2017 World Mixed with a win

October 7, 2017

Team Canada’s Trevor Bonot stole his way to a 9-2 win to kick off the 2017 World Mixed Curling Championship today in Champéry, Switzerland.

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Hall of Famer Ray Turnbull passes away

October 6, 2017

One of curling’s most beloved characters passed away on Friday morning, leaving behind a long list of friends on and off the ice.

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2017 World Mixed Championship underway Friday in Switzerland

October 4, 2017

Teams attending the 2017 World Mixed Curling Championship, beginning Friday in Champéry, Switzerland, should prepare to hear the occasional moose call inside the Palladium de Champéry.

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Homan back on the ice – and winning

October 3, 2017

Rachel Homan enjoyed her September. Instead of playing every weekend, all over the map, she stayed in Ottawa and relaxed. Team Homan ran a junior curling camp, and they practiced. While the World Curling Tour schedule is on its eighth week, the Ottawa foursome spent the weekend playing only their second event of the season.

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Canada to be challenged by Brazil for World men’s berth during WFG Continental Cup

September 28, 2017

There will be more international curling featured on the ice at the 2018 World Financial Group Continental Cup, presented by Service Experts, Jan. 11-14 in London, Ont.

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Pre-Trials teams in fine form with weekend triumphs

September 26, 2017

The Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings is the most anticipated event of this curling season. All the qualified teams have planned their seasons with the hope that they peak at just the right time, and earn the right to represent Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics. It was the yet-to-qualify teams who were putting on a show this past weekend on the World Curling Tour.

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Top teams pacing themselves as Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings looms

September 22, 2017

It seems like every season in a four-year Olympic cycle has its own identity. The first year after the Olympic Games, teams tend to shuffle, adding or subtracting members, and trying to find a line-up that will commit to the long-term goal of representing Canada four years later.

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Victory in Cornwall boosts Team Jacobs in world rankings

September 19, 2017

It was supposed to be a battle for the World Curling Tour No. 1 spot. But when Brad Gushue and Niklas Edin both made early exits from the AMJ Campbell Shorty Jenkins Classic, all eyes turned to two former No. 1s, as they advanced through the playoff round.

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Gushue, Edin battle for world top ranking in Cornwall, Ont.

September 15, 2017

Most Canadian curling fans will tell you that Team Brad Gushue is the best in the world right now.

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Stratford, Ont., to host 2018 Everest Canadian Senior Championships

September 14, 2017

Our country’s finest senior-aged curlers will battle for national titles in Stratford, Ont., next year as they contest the 2018 Everest Canadian Senior Men’s and Women’s Curling Championships, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Curling Canada, World Curling Federation extend partnership through 2020

September 12, 2017

One of the most enduring and mutually beneficial working agreements in sport will be extended through the 2019-20 season, it was announced jointly today by the World Curling Federation and Curling Canada.

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