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Tag Archives: Winnipeg

Manitoba wins Canadian Mixed title in front of hometown crowd

November 10, 2018

Manitoba’s Colin Kurz and his team from the Assiniboine Memorial Curling Club scored early and protected its lead to win the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship. The 21-year-old skip bested Nova Scotia’s Kendal Thompson (Mayflower Curling Club) 7-4 in the final.

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Four teams advance to playoffs at 2019 Canadian Mixed

November 9, 2018

The Friday night entertainment at the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Winnipeg is a Manitoba Social. Manitobans will be jubilant to share their tradition with Canada’s other provinces and territories at the championship in the Fort Rouge Curling Club and there’s extra cause for celebration considering Colin Kurz’s hometown team locked up a spot in the playoffs.

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British Columbia’s Tanaka tops Quebec at 2019 Mixed

November 8, 2018

Qualifying for the Championship Pool is the first step along the road to pursuing a championship final. But that road varies depending on how a team qualifies. A top-place finish provides a bit of cushion en route to the gold medal game, but teams that just clear the hurdle are a usually two – sometimes three – games behind the eight-ball with little room for error. Such is the case for British Columbia’s Cody Tanaka at the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship and it’s why his first Championship Pool victory is a step in the right direction.

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Championship Pool teams confirmed at 2019 Canadian Mixed

November 7, 2018

There was plenty on the line during the Wednesday night draw at the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship at the Fort Rouge Curling Club in Winnipeg. The final draw of the round robin had teams playing for position within the Championship Pool, while two teams were involved in a high-stakes Championship Pool qualification matchup.

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Round robin nearly complete at 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship

November 7, 2018

There’s only two draws left in the round robin at the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championships at the Fort Rouge Curling Club in Winnipeg. While some teams know they’ll qualify for the Championship Pool and have the opportunity to play for gold this Saturday, others are jostling for position. Each win, especially this late in the round robin, has extra value with the top four teams in each pool qualifying for the Championship Pool.

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Championship pool seedings becoming more clear at 2019 Canadian Mixed

November 6, 2018

The field is becoming more clear after seven completed draws at the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship at Winnipeg’s Fort Rouge Curling Club. Saskatchewan and Ontario lead their respective pools as the only undefeated teams, but plenty of others are hot on their tails as teams attempt to qualify for the Championship Pool and have an opportunity to make the playoffs. The round robin will conclude on Wednesday evening.

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Unbeaten teams and bounce-back efforts prevail at 2019 Canadian Mixed

November 6, 2018

Teams continue lobbying for position at the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship at the Fort Rouge Curling Club in Winnipeg. Four teams maintained perfect records after the Tuesday morning draw, while some won critical bounce-back games to maintain relevant in their pools.

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Teams battling for early round-robin wins at Canadian Mixed

November 5, 2018

With three draws out of the way, there’s no clear leader of the pack yet at the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship. Seven teams remain undefeated at the championship and well in contention to play for gold later this week at the Fort Rouge Curling Club in Winnipeg.

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Canadian Mixed Curling Championship begins Sunday in Winnipeg

October 31, 2018

The best Canadian mixed curling teams will converge at Winnipeg’s Fort Rouge Curling Club this Sunday for the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship. The field is rounded out with tried-and-true champions and up-and-comers.

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Fort Rouge Club in Winnipeg set to host 2019 Canadian Mixed Championship

January 23, 2018

A club with more than a century of history in the city of Winnipeg will play host to the 2019 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship, it was announced today by Curling Canada.

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Team Jacobs books trip to Sochi with Roar of the Rings win

December 8, 2013

First the Tim Hortons Brier, and now the Olympics. Brad Jacobs and his Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., team have earned the right to represent Canada at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia after their 7-4 victory over John Morris at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, presented by Monsanto, on Sunday afternoon at the MTS Centre.

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Jones headed to Sochi after Roar of the Rings triumph

December 7, 2013

Every athlete dreams of winning big in front of a home crowd and Jennifer Jones did just that Saturday night at Winnipeg’s MTS Centre.

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Team Morris moves on to Roar of the Rings men’s final

December 7, 2013

It can be hard to watch a best friend in a bad situation, but that’s what John Morris had to do in order to lock up his spot in the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings

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Team Middaugh advances to Roar of the Rings final

December 6, 2013

Sherry Middaugh feels like she’ll be the underdog when she steps on the ice at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, presented by Monsanto, women’s final. But that’s OK, because she knows what her team is capable of.

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Team Middaugh survives Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings tiebreaker

December 6, 2013

Sherry Middaugh and her Coldwater, Ont., team survived the tiebreaker by defeating Chelsea Carey of Winnipeg 6-3 to advance to the semifinal at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, presented by Monsanto, at the MTS Centre on Friday afternoon.

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