Tag Archives: For the love of curling

Tag Archives: For the love of curling

2020 Men of Curling fundraising calendar now on sale

September 18, 2019

The boys are back for another rendition of the Men of Curling calendar, featuring curlers from four countries across the globe and benefitting numerous charitable efforts – including Curling Canada’s philanthropic programs that support and develop youth programs across the country.

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Swing & Sweep Charity Golf Tournament set for June 19 at Banff Springs

May 21, 2019

It’s an opportunity to hob-nob with some of curling’s biggest stars, play one of the best-known and most beautiful golf courses in the world, and, oh yes, help raise funds for Canada’s future curling stars.

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Strong performance from scholarship recipients at Canadian Juniors

January 22, 2019

The For the Love of Curling (FTLOC) scholarship recipients are coming on strong at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Junior Curling Championships in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan. Eighteen past and present awardees are vying for the top prize in junior curling this week, and they have certainly stepped up to the task.

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Applications now being accepted for 2017 For the Love of Curling scholarships

May 8, 2017

Young curlers from across the country will once again be able to further their academic and athletic ambitions, thanks to the Curling Canada Foundation’s For the Love of Curling Scholarship program.

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Travelers Club Championship fundraiser benefits young curlers across Canada

December 19, 2016

Teams from Manitoba and Ontario won the championship trophies at the 2016 Travelers Curling Club Championship last month, in Kelowna, B.C., but the winning didn’t stop there.

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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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One family wearing the provincial jacket proudly

April 11, 2016

I saw my little sister Selena running towards me from across the ice, and then she jumped up into my arms, giving me a big hug (says Alberta’s Karsten Sturmay). This was the moment it hit me that I was going to the 2016 Canadian Junior Curling Championships, and so was she.

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Thanks to donors, we did it!

February 12, 2016

We did it! After so many years, so many challenges and the hours and hours of hard work, we are national champions! But let me go back to the beginning and how we got here and make sure all of you understand how the For The Love of Curling Scholarship helped me and will help countless other athletes in the future with your continued support.

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Fundraising calendar benefits For The Love of Curling

October 21, 2014

Curling’s newest fundraising calendar will provide a legacy to young athletes getting their start in the Roaring Game.

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Curling: The “gateway” to a healthy future

October 9, 2014

Canadian kids are being left out of traditional sports, especially girls, obese children, those with special needs, and kids from low income families.* We want kids to be happy and healthy for years to come.

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Young curlers benefit from first Swing & Sweep golf tournament

August 28, 2014

Carving up the John Daly-designed Thundering Waters Golf Club layout to the tune of 17-under-par earned the foursome of Ian Gollert, Garry Guinard, Tim Jones and Jim Steele top honours in the Canadian Curling Association’s inaugural Swing & Golf Tournament, presented by Pinty’s, on Wednesday.

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Dialogue, innovation and awards at first CCA National Curling Summit

August 27, 2014

The first National Curling Summit in Niagara Falls aimed to stimulate conversation about important issues affecting curling, now and in the future, with a goal of growing the sport in all communities across Canada.

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For the Love of Curling Scholarship winners announced

August 22, 2014

The first 10 winners of the Canadian Curling Association’s For the Love of Curling scholarships have been decided, it was announced today by the CCA.

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Rocks & Rings program racking up big numbers

July 10, 2014

It was a record-breaking year for the highly popular Rocks & Rings indoor curling program.

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Emma Miskew: Chasing athletic dreams

June 17, 2014

Ottawa’s Emma Miskew knows from personal experience just how difficult it is to balance a competitive curling career with the demands of a university program.

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