Curling Canada News

  • Birthright added to Curling Canada residency rules
    The residency rules that determine eligibility for the national men’s and women’s curling championships has been updated, it was announced today by Curling Canada. Players can now use birthright status to represent the province or territory they were born, even after moving away. For a summary of the update, click ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-06-06
  • Curling Canada signs pledge to join the Responsible Coaching Movement
    Curling Canada has taken another significant step in its ambition to keep sport healthy and safe for all, it was announced today. The governing body for curling in Canada has formally signed a pledge to join the Responsible Coaching Movement (RCM). The RCM is a call to action for organizations ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-29
  • Swing & Sweep Charity Golf Tournament set for June 19 at Banff Springs
    It’s an opportunity to hob-nob with some of curling’s biggest stars, play one of the best-known and most beautiful golf courses in the world, and, oh yes, help raise funds for Canada’s future curling stars. The 2019 Swing & Sweep Charity Golf Tournament and Barbecue is scheduled for June 19 ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-21
  • Three successful applicants announced in revamped Curling Assistance Program
    A revitalized Curling Canada Curling Assistance Program produced a trio of successful applicants during the 2018-19 season. Curl Moncton, the Fort Frances Curling Club in Fort Frances, Ont., and the Sydney Curling Club in Sydney, N.S., were each recipients of low-interest $25,000 loans from Curling Canada to improve their respective ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-16
  • Canada’s Jones and Koe win Curling World Cup Grand Final
    Canada’s Jennifer Jones and Kevin Koe ended their seasons on high notes by topping the competition in the women’s and men’s events at the Curling World Cup Grand Final in Beijing. Both teams ensured their victories thanks to some timely steals throughout the day. The Canadian team of Laura Walker ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-12
  • Koe, Jones and Walker/Muyres advance to finals at Curling World Cup
    Canada will have the chance to win all three competitions – men’s, women’s and mixed doubles – at the Curling World Cup Grand Final in Beijing. Kevin Koe, Jennifer Jones and Laura Walker/Kirk Muyres will play in their respective finals after finishing the round robin on Saturday. Calgary’s Koe knew ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-11
  • Canadian teams honed in on finals at Curling World Cup
    Canada’s output was strong at the Curling World Cup Grand Final on Friday. The five teams wearing the Maple Leaf combined for seven wins out of a possible eight wins and left some teams in favourable position to qualify for Sunday’s final. The Canadian mixed doubles team of Laura Walker ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-10
  • Koe finding his groove at Curling World Cup Grand Final
    Canada’s men’s, women’s and mixed doubles teams produced five out a possible nine wins on Thursday at the Curling World Cup Grand Final in Beijing, including a two-win day for Kevin Koe. The performance by Calgary’s Koe was the focal point of the day as it elevated his team up the ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-09
  • Jones dismantles Japan on opening day of World Cup Grand Final
    Team Jennifer Jones made its debut at the Curling World Cup in Beijing on Wednesday and, naturally, the team fit right in with a convincing opening-day victory. It was one of the highlights during a day where Canada picked up two out a possible five wins. Jones, a two-time world ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-08
  • Five Canadian teams hit the ice for World Cup Grand Final in Beijing
    There will be five Canadian entries chasing late-season success when the inaugural Curling World Cup campaign comes to a close this week in Beijing. The Curling World Cup Grand Final kicks off on Wednesday at the Shougang Arena, as many of the world’s top teams will compete in men’s and ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-07
  • 2019 For the Love of Curling scholarship program now accepting applications
    Canada’s future stars on the ice have the opportunity to also further their ambitions in the classroom, thanks to the Curling Canada Foundation’s For the Love of Curling Scholarship program. Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 For the Love of Curling Scholarships, which are funded through the generous ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-05-01
  • Double gold for Canada at World Senior Curling Championships
    STAVANGER, Norway — It wasn’t the shot of his lifetime, but it was close. Canada’s Bryan Cochrane played a highlight reel shot in an extra end to win gold at the 2019 World Senior Curling Championships on Saturday. Canada’s Sherry Anderson also won her second consecutive world title at the ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-04-27
  • Canada finishes with silver at 2019 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship
    STAVANGER, Norway — Canada’s hunt for an elusive world mixed doubles gold medal will continue for at least one more year. Canada succumbed to Sweden in the gold-medal game at the 2019 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship on Saturday. Sweden’s Anna Hasselborg and Oskar Eriksson defeated Jocelyn Peterman (Winnipeg), Brett ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-04-27
  • Canada’s Cochrane advances to semifinal at World Senior Curling Championships
    STAVANGER, Norway — Bryan Cochrane and Hugh Millikin have played some big games against each other, but perhaps none were as big as the one played on Friday at the 2019 World Senior Curling Championships. Cochrane and Millikin battled each other on the ice during the early 1980s in Ottawa. Millikin ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-04-26
  • Canada advances to semifinals at 2019 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship
    STAVANGER, Norway — Canada’s mixed doubles team will play for a medal at the 2019 World Mixed Doubles Curling Championship after winning both its playoff games on Friday.  Jocelyn Peterman (Winnipeg), Brett Gallant (St. John’s, N.L.) and coach Jeff Stoughton secured their spot in the semifinal with a 7-3 victory ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-04-26

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