A member of the players' group that worked with Grand Slam organizers to address athlete concerns on the circuit is hopeful the interaction will lead to a stronger relationship between the two sides in the future.
Kelly Schafer is now on the other side of curling's intense rivalry between Canada and Scotland. A regular podium contender for the Scots for two decades, Schafer will represent Canada for the first time at the 2024 world mixed curling championship in Aberdeen, Scotland.
Bob Weeks is joined by Ryan Fry, the coach of Italy’s Team Joel Retornaz, Randy Ferbey, the skip of the famed Ferbey Four, as well as TSN Curling analysts Cathy Gauthier and Russ Howard in the latest episode of Rock Talk with Bob Weeks.
Ryan Fry joined Italy’s Team Joel Retornaz as their coach this season and has helped them reach the world’s No. 1 ranking with a pair of Grand Slam wins. The Canadian Olympic and Brier champion joins Bob Weeks to discuss what makes them special and a contender for years to come.
TSN Curling’s Cathy Gauthier and Russ Howard are back to break down everything from the continued success of international teams to Brad Gushue’s comments regarding the World Curling Federation and much more.
Randy Ferbey and his famed Ferbey Four rink were recently inducted into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame. The six-time Brier champion joins Bob Weeks to discuss what that meant to him as well as his involvement with ongoing Canadian Curling Club Championships.
The top of the world rankings are filled with international rinks as Bob Weeks gives his current top five men and women’s teams in curling.
Bob Weeks takes a closer look at the top five storylines in curling, including Joel Retornaz and the Italians’ strong play, Brad Gushue’s recent comments, Laura Walker joining Curling Canada’s board and more.
Bob Weeks runs through the latest and greatest in curling social media.
Korea’s Team Eunji Gim defeated Japan's Team Satsuki Fujisawa 11-6 to win the women’s Pan Continental Curling Championship gold medal. Kerri Einarson and her rink from Canada fell to Korea in the semis on Thursday.
Kerri Einarson & Team Canada fell short in the bronze medal game vs Tabitha Peterson and Team USA at the Pan Continental Curling Championships. Einarson had the hammer in the extra end, but pulled up short leading to the US winning the bronze medal in their rematch of the bronze game from last season.
Rachel Homan defeated Kerri Einarson 9-7 to claim the PointsBet Invitational title on Sunday. In the men's final, Reid Carruthers defended his PointsBet Invitational title by scoring three in the 10th end to tie Matt Dunstone before winning the draw to the button tiebreaker.
After taking a step back from the roaring game following the 2021-22 season, Brad Jacobs is back curling full time this season and getting used to his new responsibilities as a third for Manitoba’s Team Reid Carruthers at the PointsBet Invitational curling tournament.
Three-time reigning national champion Kerri Einarson joins Bob Weeks to discuss the pride she takes in being a role model for Indigenous athletes and what the sport can do to be more inclusive to everyone.
The Rocks and Rings program has introduced the sport of curling to over two million kids and recently a group of students from an Indigenous school in Toronto were given an opportunity to hit the ice. TSN's Claire Hanna reports.
Luke Robins, a high school student in Winnipeg, is heading up tutorial sessions for Ukrainian citizens who have been displaced due to the war in their homeland. John Lu tells us the story of how Robins is supporting Ukrainian refugees with an introduction to a curling program.
Across the country, there have been programs created to increase diversity and inclusion in curling. TSN's Claire Hanna talked to a Queen’s University student who has started an adult Learn-to-Curl program for racialized community members.
Curling's popularity is definitely growing around the world, even in places without ice, like NIgeria. TSN's Bob Weeks introduces us to the Nigerian Curling Team and the mark they are making on the international curling circuit.