Canada Curling

Lots Of Laughs (And Tumbles) As Refugees Learn Curling In Toronto

CP | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2017 | Canada

"When I see it on TV, I thought it was boring really but then when I really do it, it's so hard."

The 1 Thing You're Doing Wrong When Curling Your Hair

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 11.15.2016 | Canada Style

Brushing is KEY.

Hurry Hard! Top 12 Reasons To Date Men Who Are Curlers

Leanne Shirtliffe | Posted 04.26.2014 | Canada Alberta
Leanne Shirtliffe

#4. They don't think skipping is effeminate.


The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.22.2014 | Canada

Canada defeated Great Britain Friday to take the Olympic gold in men's curling. Brad Jacobs and his team from Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, started s...


The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.20.2014 | Canada

Canada captured Olympic gold in women's curling Thursday. Jennifer Jones and her team from Winnipeg defeated Sweden 6-3 to secure a perfect record ...

WATCH: Hurry Hard, Brazilian Style

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.19.2014 | Canada

Who says you need snow and ice to get into the Winter Olympic spirit? Brazilian brothers Paulo and Alberto showed that when it comes to curling, th...


CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.18.2014 | Canada

SOCHI, Russia - Skip Jennifer Jones and Canada's women's Olympic curling team are now a perfect 8-0 after a 7-6 win over the United States in 11 ends ...

So Much For A Slow Start

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.18.2014 | Canada

SOCHI, Russia - The slow start by Brad Jacobs' curling team at the Sochi Olympics is a distant memory.Canada clinched second place in the round-robin ...

Canada Holds Off Great Britain

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.17.2014 | Canada

SOCHI, Russia - Brad Jacobs helped Canada hold on for a slim 7-5 win over Britain in a key round-robin match in the men's Olympic curling tournament.B...

How This Obscure Sport Roared Into the Olympics -- And Our Hearts

Gal's Got Game | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada
Gal's Got Game

Now, let's be clear -- we are not talking mere encouraging chants, or lively calls. For the athletes, the shouting is an all-out, intense, battle cry of exchanges that echo around the arena. At least one imagines it echoes, but cannot be sure as the cheering crowd often drowns out the play with their own fervor.

Canada Can't Lose

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada

SOCHI, Russia - Canada broke open a tight game in the ninth end and remained perfect in women's curling competition with an 8-5 win over Switzerland.W...

Jones Keeps Canada Undefeated

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2014 | Canada

SOCHI, Russia - Canada's women's curling rink defeated Sweden 9-3 in eight ends on Tuesday to improve to 2-0 in round robin play at the Sochi Winter G...

Everything You Need To Know About Curling At The Olympics

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada

Ah curling, the second-most beautiful game on ice (sorry ringette). On the surface it looks like a glorified version of shuffleboard, a game that your...

Fed Up With NHL Lockout? Another Sport Is Just A Stone's Throw Away

Rebecca Connop Price | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Rebecca Connop Price

If this was Brazil and someone had cancelled soccer, we'd be taking to the streets in protest. If this was Texas and someone had cancelled football, we'd be chaining ourselves to the league's headquarters in protest. With no end in sight to the NHL lockout, maybe it's time for Canadians to make the ultimate protest -- just switch ice sports. It's a radical idea, but it has merit. Hear me out.

How To Curl Your Hair With A Sock

The | Posted 09.21.2012 | Canada Style

By: The Kit In our on-going hunt for hairstyles that can be done without using heat, we came across Kim, the blogger behind A Spotted Pony, who pro...