For Immediate Release
Feb. 11, 2019
Brad Gushue’s quest to join the Tim Hortons Brier record book will face some significant roadblocks when the 2019 Tim Hortons Brier, presented by AGI, gets underway March 2 in Brandon, Man.
Gushue and his team from St. John’s (vice-skip Mark Nichols, second Brett Gallant, lead Geoff Walker, alternate Tom Sallows, coach Jules Owchar) will be looking to win a third consecutive Canadian men’s curling championship; only Randy Ferbey’s Edmonton team, which won in 2001, 2002 and 2003, has pulled off the Brier three-peat.
But standing in Gushue’s way will be some of the biggest names in curling as the world’s most famous national curling championship takes place at Westoba Place in Brandon for the first time since 1982…