Curling Canada News

  • Raise funds for charity with The Men of Curling 2018 calendar
    The Men of Curling calendar is back, and the 15 athlete-models from five countries are doing their part to raise funds for a variety of charitable organizations—including the Curling Canada Foundation, which is a major beneficiary of this initiative. “We are incredibly appreciative of the collaborative effort, driven by co-producers ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-11-02
  • Gushue, Jones win Slam titles in Lloydminster
    With the Canadian Olympic qualifying events just around the corner, two previous gold-medallists found themselves on top of the podium once again this weekend. While the two 15-team fields at the Grand Slam’s Masters of Curling in Lloydminster, Sask. featured most of the teams still vying for the right to ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-31
  • Grand Slam Masters attracts curling’s elite teams
    If you found this fall’s World Curling Tour season a little slow getting up to speed, buckle up, because they’re about to step on the gas. While teams have been pacing themselves thus far by being picky about which events to play, this weekend’s Grand Slam of Curling event in Lloydminster, ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-26
  • CBC Sports partners with Curling Canada to stream five championship events
    CBC Sports and Curling Canada have reached an agreement that will see more coverage than ever before of five national championship events made available through CBC Sports digital platforms in each of the next five seasons, beginning this season. Live-streaming coverage of each event will be made available at cbcsports.ca and via ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-26
  • Quiet weekend for Canadian teams on World Curling Tour
    A casual observer might look at this weekend’s World Curling Tour results and have a Chicken Little moment. “The Sky is Falling for Canadian curling!” they’d say. After all, in the biggest men’s event there were no Canadian teams in the final. In the biggest women’s event, there were no ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-24
  • WCT weekend preview: Women’s teams on the ice in Portage la Prairie
    For the second straight week, the World Curling Tour makes a stop in Portage la Prairie, Man., except this time the women will take to the ice. Just a few days after Winnipeg’s Reid Carruthers captured the men’s championship at the Canad Inn’s Men’s Classic, 32 women’s teams arrived fighting ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-20
  • Canadian curlers honoured by International Fair Play Committee
    An act of sportsmanship that highlighted the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier in Ottawa is being recognized by the International Fair Play Committee. Craig Savill, Glenn Howard and Pat Simmons have been named recipients of the World Fair Play Diploma, and they will be honoured at the World Fair Play Awards ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-19
  • Repeat win for Carruthers at Canad Inn’s Men’s Classic
    Reid Carruthers may have experienced a bit of deja-vu this weekend in Portage la Prairie, Man. For the second straight year, Carruthers and his Winnipeg foursome captured the championship at the Canad Inn’s Men’s Classic. Carruthers (along with Braeden Moskowy, Derek Samagalski, and Colin Hodgson) beat Toronto’s Glenn Howard 6-1 ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-17
  • Silver for Canada at World Mixed
    Canada’s Trevor Bonot and his Northern Ontario team of vice-skip Jackie McCormick, second Kory Carr, lead Megan Carr and coach Jim Waite are the 2017 World Mixed Curling silver medallists after losing the final to Scotland’s Grant Hardie 8-5 on Saturday at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland. Canada ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-14
  • Next stop semifinals for Team Canada at World Mixed
    Team Canada’s Trevor Bonot cruised to a 9-1 win over Russia’s Alexey Stukalskiy in quarter-final action at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland this afternoon and will move on to tomorrow’s semifinal. Bonot and his Northern Ontario team of vice-skip Jackie McCormick, second Kory Carr, lead Megan Carr and ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-13
  • The “Men of Curling” busy in World Curling Tour action this week
    While it’s a relatively quiet week on the World Curling Tour for the women, the “Men of Curling” are making headlines in more ways than one. The 2018 edition of the popular “Men of Curling” calendar was announced this week, featuring 15 male curlers from around the world. Proceeds from ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-13
  • Team Canada through to quarter-finals at World Mixed
    Team Canada took an early lead and hung on for a 4-3 win over Poland in the first round of playoffs today at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland. Against Poland’s Andrzej Augustyniak, Trevor Bonot and his Northern Ontario squad of vice-skip Jackie McCormick, second Kory Carr, lead ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-13
  • Team Canada headed to playoffs at World Mixed
    Team Canada’s Trevor Bonot is headed to the playoffs after cruising to a 5-2 win over Germany’s Andrea Schoepp and wrapping up the round robin strong – not to mention, undefeated – at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland. Canada opened with a deuce and forced two-time world ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-12
  • Homan, Gushue teams maintain their winning ways
    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. For the second week in a row, the reigning Canadian and world champions were victorious in their respective events, returning ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-10
  • Canada remains undefeated at World Mixed
    Canada notched two more wins on Tuesday, including an extra-end nail-biter against Australia, to stay at the top of the leaderboard at the World Mixed Curling Championship in Champéry, Switzerland. Trevor Bonot and his Northern Ontario crew of vice-skip Jackie McCormick, second Kory Carr, lead Megan Carr and coach Jim Waite ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2017-10-10

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