Curling Canada News

  • Sturmay will play for gold at World Universiade
    It all came down to stolen points in the final ends of their opening playoff games. For the Canadian women, the result was heartbreak, but for the men – the opportunity to play for gold on Saturday at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Kristen Streifel and her team ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-09
  • Canada finishes out of playoff contention at World Wheelchair Championship
    Team Canada could not recover from a slow start to the week and will finish out of the playoffs at the 2019 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Stirling, Scotland. Skip Mark Ideson, third Ina Forrest, second Jon Thurston, lead Collinda Joseph, alternate Marie Wright and coach Wayne Kiel needed at ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-08
  • Both Canadian teams playoff-bound at Winter Universiade
    The University of Alberta’s Karsten Sturmay and Kristen Streifel finished off the round robin ready to lead their teams into the playoff round at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Sturmay and his team of third Tristan Steinke, second Chris Kennedy, lead Glenn Venance and coach Rob Krepps needed ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-08
  • Momentum builds for Canada with fifth straight win at World Wheelchair
    After losing their first four games of the round robin, Team Canada has regrouped to string together five wins, including two more on Thursday at the 2019 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Stirling, Scotland. For skip Mark Ideson, third Ina Forrest, second Jon Thurston, lead Marie Wright, alternate Collinda Joseph ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-07
  • Streifel qualifies for playoffs at Winter Universiade
    Canada’s Kristen Streifel has clinched a spot in the women’s playoff round and Karsten Sturmay is closing in on a berth in the men’s playoffs as the round robin nears completion at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. On Thursday morning, Streifel and her team of vice-skip Danielle Schmiemann, ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-07
  • Two more wins for Canadian wheelchair curlers at Worlds
    After a slow start to the round robin, Team Canada has found its way back into the win column with two more victories on Wednesday at the 2019 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Stirling, Scotland. Skip Mark Ideson, third Ina Forrest, second Jon Thurston, lead Collinda Joseph, alternate Marie Wright ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-06
  • Canadians climb closer to leaders at Winter Universiade
    Canadian university champions Karsten Sturmay and Kristen Streifel are climbing up the leaderboard after a winning day at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. Sturmay, vice-skip Tristan Steinke, second Chris Kennedy, lead Glenn Venance and coach Rob Krepps finished the first three days of the competition with only two ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-06
  • Tim Hortons, Curling Canada extend partnership through 2022
    A partnership that has combined Canada’s passion for curling and its love of an iconic cultural and culinary brand will be extended for four more seasons, it was announced today by Curling Canada. Tim Hortons will remain as the title sponsor of both the Brier (the Canadian Men’s Curling Championship) ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-06
  • First win for Team Canada at World Wheelchair Championship
    Team Canada posted its first win on Tuesday evening at the 2019 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Stirling, Scotland, and it came at the expense of first-place China, who also happen to be the 2018 Paralympic champions. After struggling through five straight losses to begin the round robin, the Canadians ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-05
  • Canadian teams battle to stay in touch with leaders at Winter Universiade
    It was an up-and-down day of wins and losses for Canadian teams led by University of Alberta’s Kristen Streifel and Karsten Sturmay as they battle to stay in touch with the leaders at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia On Monday night, Streifel and her team of vice-skip Danielle ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-05
  • Curling Canada honours 2019 Hall of Fame inductees, annual award-winners
    Canada’s Curling Hall of Fame will welcome six new inductees, while some of this sport’s finest and most dedicated volunteers and supporters will be honoured with prestigious Curling Canada awards, it was announced today. One curler (Dennis Thiessen), one coach (Jules Owchar), two umpires (Dave Petursson and Rae Kells), one ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-05
  • Canada still looking for first win at World Wheelchair Championship
    Team Canada is off to a tough start, giving up another two losses on the second day of competition at the 2019 World Wheelchair Curling Championship in Stirling, Scotland. Skip Mark Ideson, vice-skip Collinda Joseph, second Jon Thurston, lead Marie Wright alternate Ina Forrest and coach Wayne Kiel started the ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-04
  • Canadian teams stay close to the top at 2019 Universiade
    Canadian teams led by University of Alberta’s Karsten Sturmay and Kristen Streifel continue to battle for position at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. On Monday, Sturmay, vice-skip Tristan Steinke, second Chris Kennedy, lead Glenn Venance and coach Rob Krepps found themselves in tough against United Kingdom’s Ross Whyte, the ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-04
  • Canada drops first game at World Wheelchair Championship
    Mark Ideson made it close at the end, but Team Canada fell just short in a 7-6 loss to Latvia’s Polina Rozkova as the 2019 World Wheelchair Championships got underway on Sunday in Stirling, Scotland. Ideson, vice-skip Collinda Joseph, second Jon Thurston, lead Marie Wright alternate Ina Forrest and coach ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-03
  • Canadian teams off to a winning start at 2019 Universiade
    A pair of University of Alberta teams led by skips Karsten Sturmay and Kristen Streifel kicked off the curling competition at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, in winning fashion. Sturmay, vice-skip Tristan Steinke, second Chris Kennedy, lead Glenn Venance and coach Rob Krepps stole two ends on the way to ... read more
    Source: Curling Canada NewsPublished on 2019-03-03

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