Curling in Canada: Out with Old Guard, In with the New?
The older, long-time contending men's curling rinks in Canada have been eliminated from the play-down to determine who will represent Canada at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Out of the running are the rinks skipped by
- Kevin Koe
- Russ Howard
- Jeff Stoughton
- Kevin Martin
At the same time, however, the women's final is between long-time champion Jennifer Jones, and perpetual contender Sherry Middaugh. Both have been around a long time, and the young contenders were all eliminated in the play-down.