Friesen Honoured at Canola Juniors Opening Ceremony

Friesen Honoured at Canola Juniors Opening Ceremony   Altona’s Al Friesen, co-chair of the 2017-18 Canola Junior Curling Championships, was presented with a CurlManitoba Honorary Life Membership during the Tuesday evening championship opening ceremony. The award, which was announced earlier at the CurlManitoba Annual Meeting, was applauded heartily by the Altona Curling Club volunteers, local…

Final Results -Scotties Tournament of Hearts presented by Monsanto Regionals

CurlManitoba hosted the Scotties Tournament of Hearts presented by Monsanto Regional qualifiers at the various clubs across Manitoba from December 15-17, 2017. The winners of the regional qualifiers earned a berth to the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts presented by Monsanto, January 10-14, 2018 in Killarney, MB. Congratulations to the following teams for earning berths…

MANITOBA ANNOUNCES COMMITTEE TO DEVELOP INTERNATIONAL CURLING CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE

Manitoba is sliding closer to establishing an International Curling Centre of Excellence (ICCE) by selecting the committee that will help guide its development, Premier Brian Pallister and Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today. “Manitoba has a reputation as a world leader in curling, and we will build on that excellence with a…

CurlManitoba hosted the Canola Junior Men’s and Women’s Berth Bonspiel at the Hamiota Curling Club November 24-26, 2017. The Junior Men’s and Junior Women’s berth bonspiels each awarded two berths into Canola Junior Provincials, December 26-31, 2017 at the Millennium Exhibition Centre in Altona, MB. Congratulations to the following teams: Junior Men’s Team Wasylik -…

Brandon University Honours for Three Manitoba Curling Champions

Brandon University Honours for Three Manitoba Curling Champions A trio of Manitoba curling champions were inducted into the Brandon University Sports Wall of Fame Saturday, October 14. Ron Westcott, Karen Dunbar, and (posthumously) Neil Andrews were honoured. Manitoba Senior and Masters champion and Canadian Masters champion Ron Westcott played on a Brandon University curling team…