Curling Canada Stories

  • MQFT with Sterling Middleton
    This week, John sits down with a junior curler who has done a lot of great things and hails from the small town of Fort St. John, British Columbia, Sterling Middleton. A Youth Olympic gold medallist, two-time Canadian Junior Champion, a World Junior Champion, and most recently a Canadian Collegiate ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-04-12
  • History in the making in North Bay
    A reflection by Katherine Henderson, CEO, Curling Canada A few weeks ago, on a Sunday afternoon, I found my seat to watch two gold medal teams face off at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship in North Bay, Ont. Jennifer Jones and Anna Hasselborg, both intact gold medal Olympic teams, ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-04-10
  • History in the making in North Bay
    A reflection by Katherine Henderson, CEO, Curling Canada A few weeks ago, on a Sunday afternoon, I found my seat to watch two gold medal teams face off at the Ford World Women’s Curling Championship in North Bay, Ont. Jennifer Jones and Anna Hasselborg, both intact gold medal Olympic teams, ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-04-10
  • Canada downs Korea to win bronze at Paralympics
    After yesterday’s heartbreaking semifinal loss, a fourth consecutive gold medal was out of the question for Canada. But was was still on the table was the prospect of a podium finish and a Paralympic medal. The Canadian wheelchair curling team won that bronze medal, defeating South Korea in a fairly ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-17
  • Canada downs Korea to win bronze at Paralympics
    After yesterday’s heartbreaking semifinal loss, a fourth consecutive gold medal was out of the question for Canada. But was was still on the table was the prospect of a podium finish and a Paralympic medal. The Canadian wheelchair curling team won that bronze medal, defeating South Korea in a fairly ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-17
  • Canada loses heartbreaker in semifinal, will play for bronze
    Nobody likes to lose, especially elite athletes playing at world class competitions with medals on the line.  You could forgive Canadian skip Mark Ideson if he was angry, bitter, heartbroken or a bit crusty following a last rock loss to China in the semi-final of the Paralympic medal round in ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-16
  • Canada loses heartbreaker in semifinal, will play for bronze
    Nobody likes to lose, especially elite athletes playing at world class competitions with medals on the line.  You could forgive Canadian skip Mark Ideson if he was angry, bitter, heartbroken or a bit crusty following a last rock loss to China in the semi-final of the Paralympic medal round in ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-16
  • Roger Smith: Curling Canada’s 2018 Volunteer of the Year
    “I guess it was much like a curling match,” says Roger Smith of La Pêche, Que., the 2018 Volunteer of the Year, who is being recognized for his Herculean efforts to establish a new curling facility in Chelsea, Que. “Things don’t always go according to plan.” The Curling Canada Volunteer ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-15
  • Roger Smith: Curling Canada’s 2018 Volunteer of the Year
    “I guess it was much like a curling match,” says Roger Smith of La Pêche, Que., the 2018 Volunteer of the Year, who is being recognized for his Herculean efforts to establish a new curling facility in Chelsea, Que. “Things don’t always go according to plan.” The Curling Canada Volunteer ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-15
  • Canada Advances to Playoffs After Victory Over Finland
    The Paralympic playoff picture became a little bit clearer on Thursday as Canada completed yet another comeback victory vs. Finland.  With the win, Canada finished the round-robin at 9-2, which will be tied for first with South Korea, and also China. The Koreans will have the tiebreaker based on the ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-15
  • Canada Advances to Playoffs After Victory Over Finland
    The Paralympic playoff picture became a little bit clearer on Thursday as Canada completed yet another comeback victory vs. Finland.  With the win, Canada finished the round-robin at 9-2, which will be tied for first with South Korea, and also China. The Koreans will have the tiebreaker based on the ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-15
  • Paralympic Blog: Marie Wright Checks In From Pyeongchang
    Hello Canada, We’re about halfway through the games and things are going well for Canada. We’re 6-2 and playing well. While we have a few minutes between games, I just wanted to get you up to speed on what life is like in Pyeongchang for a Paralympian. We moved into ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-15
  • Paralympic Blog: Marie Wright Checks In From Pyeongchang
    Hello Canada, We’re about halfway through the games and things are going well for Canada. We’re 6-2 and playing well. While we have a few minutes between games, I just wanted to get you up to speed on what life is like in Pyeongchang for a Paralympian. We moved into ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-15
  • Canada qualifies for playoffs at Paralympics
    Canada’s wheelchair curling team knew that defending a gold medal for the third time wasn’t going to be easy; nor was it going to be quick. The team constantly referred to the 11-game round robin as a marathon, and they were going to take it one mile at a time. ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-15
  • Canada qualifies for playoffs at Paralympics
    Canada’s wheelchair curling team knew that defending a gold medal for the third time wasn’t going to be easy; nor was it going to be quick. The team constantly referred to the 11-game round robin as a marathon, and they were going to take it one mile at a time. ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada StoriesPublished on 2018-03-15

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