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Bringing local tradition to the world stage

They might be the only three people at the World Junior Curling Championships in Sochi, Russia to slide on their toes, and while a tad unorthodox, it’s the norm where they come from. ... Read More


WJCC 2013 Women: Day 5 Report

Canada and Sweden both recorded their first wins of the week in Monday afternoon's seventh session of women's round-robin play at the 2013 World Junior Curling Championships in Sochi, Russia. Sweden handed previou... Read More


Keeping it in the family: Muirhead's quest for gold

Imagine starting a curling match and seeing that all four members of the opposing team have Muirhead written on the back of their jackets. According to Thomas Muirhead, Scotland’s third at the 2013 World Junior Cur... Read More


WJCC 2013 Women: Day 4 Report

Japan and Scotland remain the only undefeated women's teams after four days of play in the World Junior Curling Championships in Sochi, Russia. In what was their only game of the day in Sunday morning's fifth roun... Read More


WJCC 2013 Men: Day 4 Report

Although Scotland joined Norway - who sat the session out - at the top of the table with their fourth win of the week, by 7-5 against Italy, four teams are breathing down their necks after six sessions of men's play a... Read More


WJCC 2013 Men: Day 3 Report

Canada got back to winning ways when they beat the Czech Republic by 5-3 in Saturday evening's fifth session of men's round-robin play at the World Junior Curling Championships. Canadian skip Matt Dunstone blanked... Read More


Sochi Venue Manager cool as the Ice Cube

The Ice Cube Center will host the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games curling events next year. Over the past couple of weeks, it has been put to the test by the world’s best junior and wheelchair curlers. In char... Read More


WJCC 2013 Women: Day 3 Report

Undefeated Japan kept up their winning record with their third win, this time over Denmark in Saturday afternoon's fourth session of women's play at the World Junior Curling Championships, being staged in Sochi, Ru... Read More


Czech-ing in with the 2012 silver medallists

While all but one of the women’s Czech Republic team was in last year’s World Junior Curling Championship final, skip Zuzana Hajkova said they are not taking anything for granted. "There was some luck there ... Read More


WJCC 2013 Women: Day 2 Report

It took all the way to the tightest of measures in the last end, but defending champions Scotland eventually carved out two wins in Friday's women's play at the World junior Curling Championships, being staged in S... Read More


WJCC 2013 Men: Day 2 Report

An extra end 6-5 win over Italy for Norway and a one-sided seven-end, 9-3 victory for Scotland over Switzerland means that these two teams join Canada, who sat out Friday afternoon's session, on two wins and no losses... Read More


WJCC 2013 Men: Day 1 Report

A 9-6 victory over Switzerland in the opening session of men's play at the World Junior Curling Championships in Sochi, Russia gave Canada, the defending champion nation, a winning start. In this game, the Canadians ... Read More


WJCC 2013 Women: Day 1 Report

Scotland's Hannah Fleming and her team got the defence of their world junior title off to a winning start when they beat USA by 9-7 in the opening session of women's play at the 2013 World Junior Curling Championsh... Read More


World Junior Curling Championships 2013 - PREVIEW

Russia is set to host the World Junior Curling Championships for the first time as the build up to the 2014 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games continues. The 2013 World Junior Curling Championships get underway on Thur... Read More


Schedule of Play Released: See who’s playing who & when

The Schedule of Play for the World Junior Curling Championships 2013 has been released. Click on 'Schedule' above to view.... Read More

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