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Brad Gushue completes undefeated run with Tour Challenge title

Brier champion Brad Gushue downed Steffen Walstad of Norway 9-1 on Sunday in Regina to win the Grand Slam of Curling's Tour Challenge.

Canada extends world curling championships hosting deal

Canada will continue to host a world curling championship annually until 2020 thanks to an extended agreement between Curling Canada and the World Curling Federation.

Muirhead edges Tippin to advance to Tour Challenge Playoffs

Scotland's Eve Muirhead edged Julie Tippin of Woodstock, Ont., 5-4 on Friday in a tiebreaker to grab the last spot in the quarter-finals at the first Grand Slam event of the season.

What to expect in the Pinty's Grand Slam of Curling

Saturday marks the start of the 2017 Grand Slam of Curling season. Here's who to look out for this Olympic-qualifying season.

Defending champ Val Sweeting secures playoff spot at Tour Challenge

Defending champion Val Sweeting needed an extra end to remain undefeated and secure a spot in the playoffs at the Tour Challenge.

Sweeting, Jones start strong at Tour Challenge Grand Slam

Val Sweeting scored a single point in an extra end for an 8-7 victory over China's Bingyu Wang, then topped Rachel Homan 6-4 in the late draw on Wednesday to race out to a 2-0 record at the Tour Challenge.

Curling season starts with eye on Olympic prize

The top 60 curling teams from not only Canada but around the world are in Regina this week to begin the Grand Slam of Curling calendar year.

Gushue defeats Howard in opening draw of Tour Challenge

Brad Gushue is off to a perfect start at the Tour Challenge curling tournament. The St. John's, N.L., skip opened the Grand Slam of Curling event Tuesday afternoon with an 8-1 victory over Glenn Howard.

Gushue, teammates bag rich season start at Everest Challenge

Brad Gushue made a routine takeout on his last shot of the inaugural Everest Curling Challenge Sunday night in Fredericton to capture the single-largest curling cash prize ever of $200,000.

Cash before gold: Canadian Olympic curling champions play for $200K

The who’s who of Canadian curlers have assembled in Fredericton this weekend for the Everest Curling Challenge with the chance of winning the largest cash prize in the sport’s history. For many, it's the first rocks they will throw ahead of a busy Olympic qualifying season.

28-team field chosen for Canada's pre-Olympic curling trials

Olympic medallists John Morris and Shannon Kleibrink are two of the headliners in the 28-team field for the Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials curling competition.

Canadian curling championships adding wild-card team

A 16th team has been added to next year's Canadian men's and women's curling championships, and it will have to win its way in via a wild-card game. Curling Canada revamped the format of the Tim Hortons Brier and Scotties Tournament of Hearts because the previous pre-tournament qualifier was unpopular.

Curling Canada 'resolves' sports bar fee increase with Bell Media

Curling Canada officials say they've "managed to resolve things with Bell Media" regarding what would have been hefty cable fee increases in curling clubs across Canada.

Curling Canada puts up a guard, urges beginners to wear helmets

The group responsible for curling in Canada says it wants novices and children who curl to wear helmets.

Rachel Homan's Olympic pursuit starts now

After winning her third Scotties title and her first world championship, Rachel Homan took a (much deserved) vacation. Now the skip and her Ottawa rink are reloading and setting their sights on winning the Canadian Olympic curling trials in their hometown.

Canadian curling clubs rocked by big cable companies

Curling clubs across Canada are rallying together and pushing back against what they see as unfair treatment by the country's two biggest cable television providers.

Olympic mixed doubles curling trials set for Portage la Prairie, Man.

The Olympic trials for the Canadian mixed curling doubles event will take place in Portage la Prairie, Man., Curling Canada announced Tuesday. The event, which will be making its Olympic debut at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, is scheduled for Jan. 3-7, 2018.

Gushue, Homan among teams to watch at Olympic curling trials

?World champions Brad Gushue and Rachel Homan will headline the field at the 2018 Canadian Olympic curling trials, set for Dec. 2-10 in Ottawa.

Rachel Homan caps impressive season with Champions Cup title

Rachel Homan capped an impressive season of curling by winning the Champions Cup. The Ottawa skip downed Sweden's Anna Hasselborg 5-4 in the title draw at Canada Olympic Park on Sunday in the final Grand Slam of Curling event of the season.

Koe vs. Jacobs, Homan vs. Hasselborg in Champions Cup finals

The finals are set at the Champions Cup curling tournament. Calgary's Kevin Koe will face Brad Jacobs of Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., in the men's title draw on Sunday. On the women's side it'll be Ottawa's Rachel Homan against Sweden's Anna Hasselborg.

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