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PointsBet Invitational with new format to be unveiled in September in Fredericton

(Curling Canada Release) Curling Canada’s newest championship, the PointsBet Invitational, will feature new teams, an exciting new format and new ways to be entertained, it was announced today. The inaugural PointsBet Invitational will be played Sept. 21-25 at Willie O’Ree Place in Fredericton, N.B., and will bring together Canada’s best men’s and women’s curling teams … Continue reading

CurlManitoba Announces Expanded Rocky Mountain Equipment Sponsorship

(CurlManitoba Release) CurlManitoba is pleased to announce a major new partnership with Rocky Mountain Equipment (RME), the largest independent agriculture dealer in Canada. Beginning with the 2023 championship at East St. Paul, RME will be the new Presenting Sponsor of the Manitoba Scotties Tournament of Hearts. The RME-CurlManitoba partnership began in the 2021-22 championship season when … Continue reading

CurlManitoba Announces Laliberte Retirement, Officer Appointment

(CurlManitoba News Release) Connie Laliberte, the 1984 World Champion skip who has guided the CurlManitoba High Performance Program for almost 20 years, is retiring as the CurlManitoba High Performance Director effective June 30, 2022. Olympic Gold Medalist (2014) and World Champion (2008, 2018) Jill Officer, the career second considered one of the greatest curlers in … Continue reading

Man-Sask Canadian Team ready for Wheelchair Mixed Doubles Worlds

(Curling Canada Release) With the inaugural Wheelchair Curling Mixed Doubles World Championship just days away, Canada’s athletes don’t really know what to expect. “I think it will be great,” said Jamie Anseeuw (Winnipeg). “There are no expectations, because it’s the first one.” Anseeuw, along with partner Marie Wright were selected from the National Team Program … Continue reading

MAGNUSSON-COUTTS WIN CANADIAN STICK OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP

(Monday, April 25: 9:30PM) (Publisher’s note: It is an interesting professional challenge to win a significant championship event – but then be the only available person to actually write about it. Forgive me if I cross the line between objective reporter and “wow – we were good”.) The Manitoba duo of Norm Magnusson and Resby … Continue reading

MAGNUSSON-COUTTS WIN CANADIAN STICK OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP

(Monday, April 25: 9:30PM) (Publisher’s note: It is an interesting professional challenge to win a significant championship event – but then be the only available person to actually write about it. Forgive me if I cross the line between objective reporter and “wow – we were good”.) The Manitoba duo of Norm Magnusson and Resby … Continue reading

CDN 2-PERSON STICK CHAMPIONSHIP UNDERWAY IN MONCTON

Curl Moncton is hosting a pair of national 2-person Stick Curling Championships this weekend – an Open which encompasses 27 mixed and men’s teams and a Women’s event which includes eight women’s teams. The Open represents the unique nature of this version of the sport: the opportunity for a completely age, gender, and abilities neutral … Continue reading

BEAUDRY NEW MANAGER AT CHARLESWOOD

Guy Beaudry’s new ‘pre-retirement’ job as the new Manager of the Charleswood Curling Club began with just over a month left in the season. It seems fitting, however, that the last event of the season and his first major event as Manager was helping to host CurlManitoba’s Canad Inns Youth Bonspiel. Beaudry’s name has been … Continue reading

HODGE RETIRES AS FORT ROUGE MANAGER

The longest serving of Winnipeg’s curling club managers, Jeff Hodge, has announced his retirement as Manager of the Fort Rouge Curling Club. Hodge has advised the Board of Directors and club members that he will be ‘stepping back” at the end of April. He admits that ‘covid’ did have a small role to play in his … Continue reading

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