Sports/Olympics/Winter Sports/Curling

How a Canadian brought curling to Kosovo — and a spot at its 1st world championship

April 20, 2019

Peter Andersen spent every weekend of his childhood in Kingston, Ont., at the curling club and dreamed of one day representing his country on the ice. He’ll get that chance at the 2019 world mixed doubles curling championship in Stavanger, Norway — but wearing the colours of Kosovo, a young, tumultuous country formerly part of Yugoslavia […]

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Playoff win shows Kevin Koe at his best when games matter most — and the clock is ticking down

April 6, 2019

LETHBRIDGE, ALTA. — Kevin Koe loves winning big bonspiels the hard way. It’s just how he’s done it most of his curling career. His four Brier wins (excluding this year’s undefeated run), two previous world titles and even the Olympic trials win in Ottawa in 2017 were all a grind – in so many of those victories […]

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