Tag Archives: Joanne Courtney

Tag Archives: Joanne Courtney

Finding the perfect teammate is the “magic” of mixed doubles

March 30, 2018

After the first full day of competition at the 2018 Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship the leaders are starting to emerge, but even going undefeated so far doesn’t mean this is going to be easy, says Joanne Courtney, who, with mixed doubles partner Reid Carruthers, scored another win on Thursday night to join a handful of teams with 4-0 records.

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Some familiar names among teams at Mixed Doubles Championship in Leduc

March 29, 2018

The Canadian Mixed Doubles Curling Championship kicked off on Wednesday evening, with 32 teams taking to the ice at the Leduc Recreation Centre in Leduc, Alta., attempting to win the national title and represent Canada at the World Mixed Doubles Curling Championships in Östersund, Sweden.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Rachel Homan

February 20, 2018

By Rachel Homan (Team Canada women’s skip) Obviously, this isn’t where we thought we’d be when we came to Pyeongchang. But I’ll also say I could not be prouder of our team for the way we kept battling here.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Lisa Weagle

February 18, 2018

By Lisa Weagle (Team Canada women’s lead) Even during our low moments here, we’ve never lost faith in each other.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Joanne Courtney

February 18, 2018

By Joanne Courtney (Team Canada women’s second) We got an amazing phone call last night, and it really got us pumped up.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Emma Miskew

February 17, 2018

By Emma Miskew (Team Canada women’s vice-skip) We were very excited coming off the ice tonight, because we really felt like the team we expected to be at the Winter Olympics.

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Team Canada Pyeongchang 2018 Blog: Adam Kingsbury

February 15, 2018

By Adam Kingsbury (Team Canada women’s coach) We all know this is not the start that we expected, but it’s the Olympics — we’ve seen strange things happen in the past.

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Three Canadian teams chasing Olympic curling gold in Pyeongchang

February 6, 2018

Canadian curling fans will have one more team to cheer for when the 2018 Winter Olympics get underway on Friday with the opening ceremonies in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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Team Homan to curl for Canada in Pyeongchang

December 10, 2017

OTTAWA – Team Rachel Homan of Ottawa pulled off a curling triple crown in 2017 and will start 2018 playing in the Winter Olympics.

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MQFT with Lisa Weagle

October 11, 2017

We’re back! This week, John sits down with Lisa Weagle, lead for Team Homan, world champion, three-time Canadian Women’s champion, and one of the few curlers to have a shot named after her. Team Homan is coming off of two of the most impressive seasons in women’s curling history, and are one of the favourites to represent Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics.

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Canada nails down best-ever result with World Mixed Doubles silver

April 29, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — It was an agonizing way to lose, but in the big picture, it was a huge step forward for Canada at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship.

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Canadian teams win gold, silver in World Seniors finals

April 29, 2017

It was a memorable day for Team Canada on Saturday at the World Senior Curling Championships.

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Canada clinches Olympic berth, headed to World Mixed Doubles semifinal

April 29, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — The first job is done, and one more remains for Canada’s Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship in Lethbridge.

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Canadian teams to play for gold at World Seniors

April 28, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Both of Canada’s teams will play for gold medals on Saturday at the World Senior Curling Championships at the ATB Centre in Lethbridge.

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Team Canada advances to World Mixed Doubles quarter-finals

April 28, 2017

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Team Canada put together its finest performance to date at the 2017 World Mixed Doubles Championship, and it produced a crucial playoff victory on Friday morning at the ATB Centre.

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