World Curling Tour considering conduct policy after 'extremely drunk' curlers ejected from bonspiel

CALGARY — In the wake of four curlers being ejected from a bonspiel in Red Deer, Alta., over the weekend, the World Curling Tour says it's now considering a Code of Conduct policy. The curling foursome of Jamie Koe, Ryan Fry, Chris Schille, and DJ Kidby was kicked out of the Red Deer Curling Classic […]

Olympic champ among curling foursome booted from bonspiel for being 'extremely drunk'

The curling foursome of Jamie Koe, Ryan Fry, Chris Schille, and DJ Kidby was kicked out of the Red Deer Curling Classic on Sunday for "unacceptable behaviour" that included being "extremely drunk." The four were ejected from the World Curling Tour event and forced to forfeit their final match. After receiving numerous complaints from opponents […]

‘It’s become unbearable’: South Korean ‘Garlic girls’ accuse curling official of abuse

The South Korean curling team, known as the ‘Garlic girls’, who sensationally won silver at the home Olympics in PyeongChang, have claimed they were subjected to abuse by a former Korean Curling Federation (KCF) vice-president. In February, the five-member women’s squad produced a stunning performance in front of the home crowd, reaching the final of […]

Watch the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship

Click on the video player above to watch live action from the Canadian Mixed Curling Championship in Winnipeg. Coverage resumes on Friday at 3 p.m. ET with the playoff round.  For the full schedule, click here. CBC Sports will offer live streaming coverage of the event through to Saturday's final at CBCSports.ca and via the CBC Sports app for […]

Canada first? Marc Kennedy thinks we're exporting too much curling knowledge

THUNDER BAY, ONT. — Marc Kennedy is back in the place he refers to as "home" — a curling rink. And yet he's never felt as far away from the pebbled sheets as he does right now, sitting on some scaffolding inside the Tournament Centre holding an iPad.  This week in Thunder Bay, Kennedy is […]

Brad Gushue is back at the scene of the scariest curling fall ever

Sometimes, athletes have to fall before they can achieve greatness. In Brad Gushue's case, it was a literal fall — an infamous face-plant — that would turn out to be a turning point in his career.  The pride of Newfoundland and Labrador burst onto the curling scene in 2006, winning an Olympic gold medal at the […]

Women of Curling calendar out to dismiss 'double standard'

CHATHAM, Ont. — Laura Walker was happy to get "dolled up" for the 2019 Women of Curling calendar. After all, proceeds go to charity. "I think you can't go wrong with that and it brings more exposure to curling again," she said. The Toronto native will be raising funds from calendar sales for the Sandra Schmirler […]

Brad Gushue captures Elite 10 curling title with win over Reid Carruthers

Brad Gushue of St. John's, N.L., has picked up his second Elite 10 title with a win over Winnipeg's Reid Carruthers in the men's final to open the Grand Slam of Curling season on Sunday. Gushue picked up his 11th Grand Slam of Curling championship by holding off Carruthers for a 1-up victory at a […]