Curling

The US city of Omaha has been awarded hosting rights for the North American leg of the new Curling World Cup series.

Stavanger in Norway has been awarded hosting rights for the 2019 World Mixed Doubles and Senior Curling Championships.

The World Curling Federation (WCF) has awarded its 2019 World Men’s Championship to the Canadian city of Lethbridge.

Russian curling athlete Aleksandr Krushelnitckii has today (Thursday) been stripped of his bronze medal from the 2018 winter Olympic Games after admitting to a doping violation, with the news coming days before the International Olympic Committee (IOC) is set to rule on Russia’s status within the Olympic Movement.

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has today (Monday) confirmed the start of a doping procedure against Russian curling athlete Aleksandr Krushelnitckii, a process that could ultimately impact on the country’s hopes of regaining full status in the eyes of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

The World Curling Federation (WCF) has revealed that the competition previously known as the World Series of Curling will now become the Curling World Cup.

The World Curling Federation (WCF) has awarded hosting rights for the 2019 edition of its World Women’s Championship to Silkeborg in Denmark.

The World Curling Federation (WCF) has revealed details of a new four-leg World Series event, while its member associations have also voted to increase the number of teams at its World Championships.

The World Curling Federation (WCF) has extended a partnership with Curling Canada under which the country will continue to be a regular host of its World Championships.

The Australian Curling Federation has been awarded hosting rights for the 2017 Pacific-Asia Curling Championships.

The World Curling Federation (WCF) has announced that the Swedish city of Östersund will host two of its major events in April 2018.

The Continental Cup, an event regarded as curling’s version of golf’s Ryder Cup, will return to Canada in 2018 with the announcement that London, Ontario has secured hosting rights.

Tallinn in Estonia has been confirmed as the host of the 2018 European Curling Championships.

The World Curling Federation (WCF) has awarded hosting rights to its Olympic Qualification Event (OQE) for the 2018 winter Games in Pyeongchang to Pilsen in the Czech Republic.

The World Curling Federation (WCF) has signed a global development partnership with the Chinese Curling Association (CCA) ahead of Beijing’s staging of the 2022 winter Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Canada has been selected to host the World Women’s Curling Championship in 2018.

The World Curling Federation’s (WCF) Mixed Curling Championship is set to return to Switzerland next year, while Andorra has been awarded hosting rights to its first international event.

The International Cycling Union (UCI) has announced the inclusion of Apeldoorn on its 2016-17 Track Cycling World Cup calendar, marking the Dutch city’s first appearance in the competition.

The Canadian city of Edmonton will host the 2017 World Men’s Curling Championship, the World Curling Federation (WCF) has announced.

The 2017 European Curling Championships will be held in the Swiss city of St Gallen, it has been announced.