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New skills unveiled for 23rd annual – Ford Hot Shots competition

Ford Hot Shots competition, 800 jobs

New skills unveiled for 23rd annual Ford Hot Shots competition Feb. 16, 2017 – Some of the most iconic shots in curling history will be paid tribute in a brand-new Ford Hot Shots skills competition this season. The annual competition, which is a staple of the opening weekend at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts and Tim Hortons Brier, is being ...

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Curling Canada honours annual award-winners

Curling Canada honours annual award-winners ST. CATHARINES, Ont., February 20, 2017 — Three women who have put in countless hours behind the scenes to advance the sport of curling have won prestigious Curling Canada awards, it was announced on Monday. Regina’s Bernadette McIntyre has been named winner of the Curling Canada Award of Achievement, while Kathy Siddall of Kentville, N.S., has ...

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First Canadian U-18 Championships to be staged in Moncton, N.B.

First Canadian U-18 Championships to be staged in Moncton, N.B.

First Canadian U-18 Championships to be staged in Moncton, N.B. July 12, 2016 – History will be made next April in Moncton, N.B., when the city plays host to the inaugural Canadian Under-18 Boys and Girls Curling Championships. The event, which will feature representatives of all 14 of Curling Canada’s Member Associations in both genders (aged 17 and under as ...

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MP Robert Kitchen Supports IAAF Ban of Russian Track and Field Athletes

MP Robert Kitchen Supports IAAF Ban of Russian Track and Field Athletes           June 22, 2016, Souris – Moose Mountain, Ont. – On Friday, June 17, 2016, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) upheld the ban on Russia’s track and field team from competing due to systematic doping.           We recognize the IAAF’s ...

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Prime Minister of Canada on the 103rd Grey Cup

Canada PM Justin Trudeau, Labour Day, nuclear weapon

Prime Minister of Canada on the 103rd Grey Cup November 29, 2015, Paris, France – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, congratulated the Edmonton Eskimos on winning the 103rd Grey Cup. “On behalf of all Canadians, I congratulate the Edmonton Eskimos on winning the 103rd Grey Cup over the Ottawa REDBLACKS at Investors Group Field in Winnipeg, Manitoba,” said PM Trudeau. “Both teams ...

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