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Russian skip wins Allianz Athlete of the Month for February

Russia’s wheelchair curling skip Andrey Smirnov has been named the Allianz Athlete of the Month for February, following his team’s success at the World Wheelchair Curling Championships ...MORE

Russia win gold and retain the World Wheelchair Curling Championship

Russia are the 2016 World Wheelchair Curling champions after defeating Norway in the gold medal game at the Lucerne Curling Club in Lucerne, Switzerland. ...MORE

Norway progress to the gold medal game after defeating Korea in the semi-final

Norway have qualified for the gold medal game after defeating Korea in the semi-final at the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 being played at Lucerne Curling Club in Lucerne, Switzerland. ...MORE

Russia defeat Norway to progress to the Gold medal game

The page play-offs began with the 1v2 game between Norway and Russia and the 3v4 game between Korea and Switzerland. ...MORE

Korea take final play-off place; Canada avoid relegation

The twelfth session of round-robin play featured the two remaining games, China v USA and Germany v Canada. The session would end with victories for China and Canada. ...MORE

Norway and Russia finish top two; Finland Relegated to B-Championship

Day six (26 February) concluded with session 11 of round-robin play that saw victories for Germany, China, Russia and Canada. ...MORE

Russia secure third play-off place

Session 10 of round-robin play saw Russia defeat Canada and claim the third available play-off spot in the competition. The session also saw wins for Slovakia, Norway and USA. ...MORE

USA and Korea remain in play-off contention; Switzerland remain undefeated

Day five (25 February) of the Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 continued with the ninth session of round-robin play in which USA, Finland, Korea and Switzerland recorded victories. ...MORE

Finland record their first win; Switzerland and Norway qualify for the Play-offs

Session 8 of the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 in Lucerne, Switzerland saw Finland pick up their first win of the week, both Switzerland and Norway qualify for the play-offs and Germany ...MORE

Canada pick up first win; Switzerland and Norway unbeaten runs continue

Session 7 saw Canada pick up their first win of the week, Switzerland and Norway continue their undefeated run and Korea record another victory. ...MORE

Switzerland and Norway continue unbeaten runs

Day four (Wednesday 24 February) of the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 got underway with the sixth session of round-robin play. ...MORE

Norway continue their unbeaten run

Norway remain one of the two undefeated teams in the competition after a victory over Slovakia in the day 3, afternoon session, of round-robin play. ...MORE

Germany record their first win while Switzerland remain undefeated

The fourth session of round-robin play at the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 in Lucerne, Switzerland saw Germany record their first win of the competition and Switzerland remain ...MORE

Norway remain unbeaten; First wins for USA, Korea and Slovakia

Day two of the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 continued in Lucerne, Switzerland with the third session of round-robin play and wins for USA, Norway, Slovakia and Korea. ...MORE

Hosts Switzerland win again as the rest of the field get underway

Day two of the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 in Lucerne, Switzerland began with the second session of round-robin play and wins for China, Russia, Norway and Switzerland. ...MORE

Wheelchair curling begins in Lucerne; Switzerland, Russia and Norway secure wins

The World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 began with wins for Norway, champions, Russia and hosts, Switzerland at the Lucerne Curling Club in Lucerne, Switzerland this afternoon (21 February). ...MORE

World Wheelchair Curling Championship set for action in Lucerne

The World Wheelchair Curling Championship (WWhCC) 2016 begins this weekend at the Eizentrum Luzern, in Lucerne Switzerland. ...MORE

Korea and Norway qualify for World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016

Korea and Norway qualified for the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 after winning their semi-final games on Thursday morning at the World Wheelchair Championship qualification event at the ...MORE

WWhBCC 2015 Monday update

After a weekend of play at the World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship in Finland, three teams remain unbeaten. ...MORE

World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship begins Saturday in Finland

A record fifteen teams will take part in the World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship 2015 which will get underway at the Kisakallio Sports Institute in Lohja, Finland, this Saturday (7 November). ...MORE

Russia win World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2015

Russia are the 2015 World Wheelchair Curling champions after defeating China in the gold medal game at the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2015 held at the Kisakallio Sports Institute in Lohja, ...MORE

Teams

Teams

The teams competing at the World Wheelchair Curling Championship ...MORE

Schedule

WWhCC2016 Schedule

The playing and practice schedule for the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016. ...MORE

World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship Schedule

The World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship 2015 playing and practice schedule. ...MORE

Results

Live Scores

Live scores and results from the World Wheelchair Curling Championship ...MORE

World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship 2015 Results

For all the results and standings from the World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship 2015 please visit http://www.curling. ...MORE

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Event Info

About Wheelchair Curling

Wheelchair curling was first introduced during the 2000 World Handi Ski Championship in Crans Montana Switzerland. ...MORE

Venue

Eiszentrum Luzern Luzern AG Eisfeldstrasse 2 6005 Luzern Tel. Eisfeld 041 362 11 11 Tel. Office 041 362 11 00 www.eiszentrum. ...MORE

Visa Information

Visitors from Russia, China and Korea will need a visa to enter Switzerland. The LOC will happily send invitation letters for athletes whenever required. ...MORE

Visitor Accomodation

Hotels in Lucerne can be booked at: http://www.luzern. ...MORE

Player Info

Athlete Transport

Switzerland can be reached by Zurich airport (airport code ZRH). Lucerne can be reached by train from Zurich (travel time approx. 1 hour) or by car on highway No. ...MORE

Athlete Accommodation

All accommodation forms are available from Liz Munro using the email address info@worldcurling. ...MORE

Information

LOC Contacts

Official Address Curling 2006 GmbH Ramsteinerstrasse 28 4052 Basel Switzerland Phone: +41 79 311 54 00 Fax: +41 61 823 23 34 Mail: bschallberger@bluemail. ...MORE

World Rankings

In February 2013, the World Curling Federation released the first World Wheelchair Curling Ranking. This was updated following the World Wheelchair Curling Championship event in February 2016. ...MORE

Media Accreditation

If you would like to apply for media accreditation for the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 please complete the following information. ...MORE

Event Sponsors

Sponsors are welcome. More information is available in the brochure available for download below. Please contact the LOC (Bruno Schallberger) in case of interest. ...MORE
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Russian skip wins Allianz Athlete of the Month for February

Russia’s wheelchair curling skip Andrey Smirnov has been named the Allianz Athlete of the Month for February, following his team’s success at the World Wheelchair Curling Championships ...MORE

Norway and Russia finish top two; Finland Relegated to B-Championship

Day six (26 February) concluded with session 11 of round-robin play that saw victories for Germany, China, Russia and Canada. ...MORE

Russia secure third play-off place

Session 10 of round-robin play saw Russia defeat Canada and claim the third available play-off spot in the competition. The session also saw wins for Slovakia, Norway and USA. ...MORE

USA and Korea remain in play-off contention; Switzerland remain undefeated

Day five (25 February) of the Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 continued with the ninth session of round-robin play in which USA, Finland, Korea and Switzerland recorded victories. ...MORE

Finland record their first win; Switzerland and Norway qualify for the Play-offs

Session 8 of the World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 in Lucerne, Switzerland saw Finland pick up their first win of the week, both Switzerland and Norway qualify for the play-offs and Germany ...MORE
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