Roar Of The Rings Winnipeg 2013 Watch as our best Canadian curling teams compete at the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings! The top 16 teams in the country, eight men’s and eight women’s, will all be vying for a spot to represent Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics. The first six teams in the elite field are Kevin Martin and Jennifer Jones, qualifying with victories at the 2011 Capital One Canada Cup, along with 2012 Scotties Tournament of Hearts champion Heather Nedohin and Glenn Howard, winner of the 2012 Tim Hortons Brier. Stefanie Lawton and Jeff Stoughton also received direct entry with victories at the 2012 Capital One Canada Cup. Six more teams qualified on the merits of Canadian Team Ranking System standings at the conclusion of the 2012-2013 competitive season. The men’s side now includes Mike McEwen, Kevin Koe and John Epping, while Rachel Homan, Sherry Middaugh and Chelsea Carey will join the women’s field to compete for the right to represent Canada in Sochi. The final two teams will qualify during the 2013 Capital One Road to the Roar, November 5 to 10 in the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium – an event featuring 12 women’s teams and 12 men’s teams. December 1 to 8, 2013 MTS Centre, Winnipeg For more information or to find tickets, visit Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings.

Photo: CCA/Michael Burns Photography