December 19, 2013
Following the conclusion of the World Curling Federation’s Olympic Qualification Event in Fuessen, Germany, the Federation has released its latest world rankings. The rankings reflect qualification for the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games curling competition as well as final finishes at the 2013 Le Gruyère European Curling Championships and 2013 Pacific-Asia Curling Championships.
December 17, 2013
The line-up for Team North America has been confirmed for the 2014 World Financial Group Continental Cup today, consisting of four teams from Canada and two teams from the USA. Both Canada and the USA’s Olympic representatives will form part of the six team North America line-up that will face Team World at the New Orleans Hotel in Las Vegas between January 16 and 19, 2014.
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The Olympic Qualification Event in Füssen, Germany, is now underway. Keep up to date with all the live scores, news, photo galleries and live TV information, click here...
December 5, 2013
Curling's international focus turns to Füssen in Bavaria, Germany when the BLZ Arena hosts the inaugural World Curling Federation Olympic Qualification Event, from Tuesday 10 to Sunday 15
November 30, 2013
Switzerland beat Norway 8-6 to win the men's gold medal final of Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2013 in Stavanger, Norway on Saturday afternoon. This was the first gold medal for this Swiss team, consisting of Sven Michel (skip), Claudio Pätz (third), Benoit Schwarz (second), Simon Gempler (lead) and Sandro Trolliet (alternate).
November 30, 2013
Sweden women were crowned 2013 European Curling Champions after defeating Scotland in the gold medal final of the Le Gruyere European Curling Championships in Stavanger, Norway. In the first end, Scotland skip Eve Muirhead had a complete miss with her attempted take-out to hand Sweden a steal of one point.
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November 18, 2013
Norway hosts the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships when play gets underway on Saturday 23 November in Stavanger's Sørmarka Arena.
Find out what games are on TV or the web from the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2013.
November 13, 2013
It is with great sadness that the World Curling Federation has learnt of the death of Ivo Lorenzi. Ivo, born in 1923 in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, died on 9 November 2013, aged 90. He is widely acknowledged to be one of the founding fathers of curling in Italy today.
November 7, 2013
The Pacific-Asia Curling Championships 2013 get underway in Shanghai, China, on Tuesday 12 November. 11 teams (six men’s teams and five women’s teams) from the World Curling Federation’s Pacific-Asia zone will take part in the event which will be staged in the Fei Yang Skating Centre in Shanghai’s Pu Dong District and will run until the finals on Tuesday 19 November.
November 6, 2013
The World Curling Federation is pleased to announce the winners of its Trainee Journalist and Photographer Programme for the season 2013-2014. Trainee Journalists: Rick Lane (Sports Journalism, University of Brighton, UK). Taylor Craig (Journalism, Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada).
November 6, 2013
See who's playing at the Le Gruyère European Curling Championships