Curling Canada News

  • Top teams gather in North Bay for first Grand Slam of season
    Ottawa’s Rachel Homan is the number one team in the world… again… for now. After losing a 7-6 extra-end final at the Canad Inn’s Women’s Classic to Switzerland’s Elena Stern, Homan’s World Curling Tour point total increased by 62.674.  Kerri Einarson (Gimli, Man.), who lost to Homan in the semifinal ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-22
  • Back-to-back gold medals for Canada at 2019 World Mixed
    Canada’s Colin Kurz and his team wore the Maple Leaf for the first time in their careers and certainly did not disappoint. The young team ran the table at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship, securing a gold-medal win on Saturday. What started as a group of friends from Winnipeg ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-19
  • Canada surges into semifinals at 2019 World Mixed
    Canada will play for a medal at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship. The only question that remains is for which colour. Canada’s Colin Kurz of the Assiniboine Memorial Curling Club in Winnipeg defeated Tobias Thune of Denmark 6-4 in the quarterfinals on Friday in Aberdeen, Scotland. Kurz, vice-skip Meghan ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-18
  • Canada takes top playoff seed at 2019 World Mixed
    The Canadian team was not content on simply coasting into the playoffs at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship. Canada closed the round robin with two more wins on Thursday and finished with an unbeaten record in Aberdeen, Scotland. Winnipeg skip Colin Kurz, vice-skip Meghan Walter, second Brendan Bilawka and ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-17
  • High Performance Consultant information now available
    Canada’s top men’s and women’s curling teams can now tap into a wealth of experience and curling knowledge as part of Curling Canada’s new High Performance Consultant program, which was unveiled last month at the National Curling Congress in Kanata, Ont. Applications to be designated a High Performance Consultant are ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-17
  • Snowstorm gets the best of curlers at event in Portage; Einarson gets the best of opponents in Calgary
    So often during the World Curling Tour season, we obsess over who beat whom, what was the score of each contest and the drama that comes with every game on the ice. Rarely, however, is the story of the weekend about all the games that weren’t played. Such was the ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-16
  • Canada qualifies for playoffs at 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship
    The Canadian mixed curling team has secured its ticket to the playoffs at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship. Canada defeated Nigeria’s Tijani Cole 15-1 on Wednesday at Curl Aberdeen, in Aberdeen, Scotland. Skip Colin Kurz, vice-skip Meghan Walter, second Brendan Bilawka, lead Sara Oliver and national coach Jim Waite ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-16
  • Canadian comeback win keeps Kurz on top at World Mixed Curling Championship
    It wasn’t the prettiest of wins, but it did prove that when it mattered most the Canadian team could battle back from adversity at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship. Canada’s Colin Kurz scored six points in the final four ends to overcome Hong Kong’s Jason Chang 8-6 on Tuesday ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-15
  • Canada sweeps Thanksgiving weekend at 2019 World Mixed
    Colin Kurz and his Winnipeg-based team are a long way from home during the Thanksgiving weekend, but have plenty to be thankful for at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship. While the team remains unbeaten with a 3-0 record after another win on Monday, it is perhaps most thankful for ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-14
  • Canada remains lone unbeaten team in pool at 2019 World Mixed
    Canada has gained an edge on its competition and remains the only undefeated team in its pool at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship in Aberdeen, Scotland. Winnipeg skip Colin Kurz, vice-skip Meghan Walter, second Brendan Bilawka, lead Sara Oliver and national coach Jim Waite earned their second victory at ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-13
  • Canada caps first World Mixed victory against Germany’s Kapp
    Canada started the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship with an opening-day victory, setting the tone for what the team hopes will be a successful week. After earning the right to represent Canada one year ago, Winnipeg skip Colin Kurz, vice-skip Meghan Walter, second Brendan Bilawka and lead Sara Oliver (Assiniboine ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-12
  • Canada targeting another gold at World Mixed Curling Championship
    Canada will attempt to become the first nation to win back-to-back gold medals when the team steps onto the ice at the 2019 World Mixed Curling Championship this Saturday at Curl Aberdeen in Aberdeen, Scotland. Colin Kurz’s team from Winnipeg earned the opportunity to wear the Maple Leaf after winning ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-10
  • Jacobs grinds way to Stu Sells Toronto Tankard title
    “Wow, what a grind,” Team Jacobs wrote on their Instagram caption. “Which makes the win that much better.”  The caption was posted below a photo of Brad Jacobs, Marc Kennedy, E.J. Harnden, and Ryan Harnden holding the Stu Sells Toronto Tankard, on the ice at the High Park Curling Club.  ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-09
  • Team Homan prevails in Saskatoon
    For a week in early September, Ottawa’s Rachel Homan was not the No. 1 team in the world… according to the rankings, at least. With strong finishes in early season events, both Sweden’s Anna Hasselborg and Switzerland’s Silvana Tirinzoni surpassed Team Homan on the World Curling Tour Order of Merit. ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-10-01
  • Curling Canada concludes annual meetings in Kanata, Ont.
    A new national Under-15 event, new opportunities for accomplished curling athletes to work with current teams, and various visions for the future of curling in Canada were unveiled in Kanata, Ont., this past weekend at the 2019 National Curling Congress and Curling Canada Annual General Meeting.   Representatives of Curling ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-09-30

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