Canadian curling champs showed muscle, mettle

Canada skip Brad Jacobs and teammate Ryan Fry wave to crowd after defeating Scotland during their...

Canada skip Brad Jacobs and teammate Ryan Fry wave to crowd after defeating Scotland during their semifinal game at the world men's curling championship in Victoria, B.C. on April 6, 2013. (ANDY CLARK/Reuters)

GEORGE KARRYS, Special to QMI Agency

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So Canada missed the gold in 2013, winding up with world bronze and silver medals. But that doesn't matter to some curling fans and stakeholders.

What Canada did earn, in spades, is a refreshing and long-overdue breath of fresh air.


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