Like CurlingZone on Facebook
 
 
   
Welcome to CurlingZone, Guest!   Register Now!    
Already a member?   Login:              Forgot Password?
Runback - Custom Curling Wear
Subscribe to The Curling News today!
Disclaimer: CurlingZone does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any Content posted on any Forums area and you acknowledge that any reliance upon such Content shall be at your sole risk. Any Content placed on any Forums area by users and anonymous posters are the views of the user posting the statement, and do not represent the views of CurlingZone or our partners, advertisers or sponsors. By posting anonymously, you are allowing your IP address to be displayed for identification purposes. CurlingZone reserves the right to remove any post at its discretion without warning or explanation.
Pages (2): « 1 [2]   Last Thread   Next Thread
Author
Thread Post New Thread    Post A Reply
alex
Harvey Hacksmasher

Registered: Sep 2011
Location: Quesnel
Posts: 91

good questions

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 07-11-13 11:34PM
alex is offline Click Here to See the Profile for alex Click here to Send alex a Private Message Find more posts by alex Add alex to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
icemnnjack
Harvey Hacksmasher

Registered: Jan 2008
Location:
Posts: 66

the lawyer

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 07-12-13 09:17AM
icemnnjack is offline Click Here to See the Profile for icemnnjack Find more posts by icemnnjack Add icemnnjack to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
icemnnjack
Harvey Hacksmasher

Registered: Jan 2008
Location:
Posts: 66

not sure but none of us should smoke

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 07-12-13 09:18AM
icemnnjack is offline Click Here to See the Profile for icemnnjack Find more posts by icemnnjack Add icemnnjack to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
dugless_zone 13
Swing Artist

Registered: Jan 2005
Location: the Banana Belt
Posts: 486

Matt claimed originally that it was in a supplement he was taking, now it's in an injection according to a reliable source? Maybe next week it will be from a donut he ate, according to his barber.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 07-12-13 10:58AM
dugless_zone 13 is offline Click Here to See the Profile for dugless_zone 13 Click here to Send dugless_zone 13 a Private Message Find more posts by dugless_zone 13 Add dugless_zone 13 to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

Supplements can be injections as well as orally ingested.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 209.121.225.188

Old Post 07-12-13 02:12PM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
milobloom
Administrator

Registered: Mar 2005
Location: St. Albert
Posts: 600

quote:
Originally posted by Guest

The governing body does not take the easy attitude and that's what counts.

Long live the Belly Putter and the Curling Stick.



Does no one consider a 2 year ban for a first infraction rather harsh? Regardless of where the ruling body controls this decision (Canada or Olympics) it's too large in my opinion. When honest mistakes are possible (and they certainly are) then a first infraction should be given a lesser sentence.

I also have little trust in the judgment of decisions on how certain things are deemed legal and other not. And frankly, I care very little as it pertains to tis sport. Deer antler spray, anyone?

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 07-12-13 09:17PM
milobloom is offline Click Here to See the Profile for milobloom Click here to Send milobloom a Private Message Find more posts by milobloom Add milobloom to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

a warning letter would have been adequate

another decision i didnt care for is when they wouldnt allow ed to compete in the trials 20 years ago because he didnt meet their fitness criteria

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 142.161.61.129

Old Post 07-13-13 07:15AM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

quote:
Originally posted by Unregistered
a warning letter would have been adequate

another decision i didnt care for is when they wouldnt allow ed to compete in the trials 20 years ago because he didnt meet their fitness criteria



Wrong. Please get your facts right.

It was 26 years ago and Ed Werenich did compete in the trials. He also met the fitness criteria that was expected of him and every other competitor who qualified for the trials through the tryout camps. Four teams came from those camps, the other four from the 86 and 87 Briers.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 209.121.225.192

Old Post 07-13-13 10:30PM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

nit picker... my facts are close enough to correct that i have about the same respect for the cca as i do for spying lying governments

and it would be nice if cf 's verify numbers were legible..

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 142.161.61.129

Old Post 07-13-13 10:40PM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

quote:
Originally posted by Unregistered
nit picker... my facts are close enough to correct that i have about the same respect for the cca as i do for spying lying governments

and it would be nice if cf 's verify numbers were legible..



Close enough to correct? 6 years wrong on the date and completely wrong about werenich. Close? You weren't even in the same area code dude.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 209.121.225.192

Old Post 07-14-13 12:42AM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

i dont argue with fools

20 or 26 doesnt affect the fact that warren hansen didnt think his tummy was small enough to play .. odd that you would think it should..

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 142.161.61.129

Old Post 07-14-13 08:17AM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

quote:
Originally posted by Unregistered
i dont argue with fools

20 or 26 doesnt affect the fact that warren hansen didnt think his tummy was small enough to play .. odd that you would think it should..



You're the only fool. Neither of my posts condone or supported the CCA's fitness criteria (which applied to everyone back then). What I did was correct your errors so people wouldn't be mislead.

I shouldn't have to point out the obvious to you, but any fool can own a laptop and make posts with whatever false info they like that fits their personal agenda.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 209.121.225.216

Old Post 07-14-13 10:53AM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
albetts
Swing Artist

Registered: Jan 2006
Location: Peterborough
Posts: 488

quote:
Originally posted by Unregistered




I shouldn't have to point out the obvious to you, but any fool can own a laptop and make posts with whatever false info they like that fits their personal agenda.




Yup, can't argue that point.

Report this post to a moderator | IP: Logged

Old Post 07-17-13 07:21PM
albetts is offline Click Here to See the Profile for albetts Click here to Send albetts a Private Message Find more posts by albetts Add albetts to your buddy list Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

quote:
Originally posted by Unregistered
a warning letter would have been adequate

another decision i didnt care for is when they wouldnt allow ed to compete in the trials 20 years ago because he didnt meet their fitness criteria

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 24.114.82.139

Old Post 07-22-13 11:25PM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
Unregistered
Guest

Registered: Not Yet
Location:
Posts: N/A

Wondering a few things.

If a 5th man were to test positive at the Olympics and despite not playing any games would only that player be banned? Or would the entire team be stripped of medals? If answer is yes, then does the Worlds have different rules?

Also, why did this take so long to come out (July). They would have known test results in April, so what happened for 2 months? Any other sport and we all would have known right away, so what was going on here?

Report this post to a moderator | IP: 205.200.226.19

Old Post 07-23-13 12:01AM
Edit/Delete Message Reply w/Quote
All times are GMT. The time now is . Post New Thread    Post A Reply
Pages (2): « 1 [2]   Last Thread   Next Thread
Show Printable Version | Email this Page | Subscribe to this Thread

Forum Jump:
Rate This Thread:

Forum Rules:
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
HTML code is OFF
vB code is ON
Smilies are ON
[IMG] code is ON
 
Championship
Click Event to Show Scoreboard
M: Vancouver Island Shootout
W: DEKALB Superspiel
M: DEKALB Superspiel
W: Vancouver Island Shootout
M: Spruce Grove Cashspiel
M: The National
: Mile Zero Cash Spiel: Competitive
W: Spruce Grove Cashspiel
: Mile Zero Cash Spiel: Challenge
M: Port Elgin Superspiel
M: Le Gruyere European Curling Championship
W: Prince Albert Business Ladies Cash Spiel
W: Le Gruyere European Curling Championship
Eastern Time (ET)
Full Scoreboard  |  Play Fantasy Pick'em!  

MOST RECENT CZ FORUM POSTS

World Curling Tour
National - Sault Ste Marie ( 1 2 3 )
Asia-Pacific Curling
Pacific Curling Championships 2014
Playdowns
2014 Europeans
U.S.A. Curling
Positive signs
Rock Talk
Continental Cup
Rock Talk
Anyone have Grand Slam Online?
Rock Talk
Team Schopp wins court appeal, to play Europeans
Manitoba Curling
MCT points race.
World Curling Tour
Are Grand Slams Only a TV Product?
Games
The National: Brad Jacobs vs. Matthew Blandford
U.S.A. Curling
Negative signs ( 1 2 )
Rock Talk
Give the Slams some identity
Rock Talk
re National Field
U.S.A. Curling
The battle for points begins ( 1 2 3 )
U.S.A. Curling
Save the webstream
European Curling
European C Men's
World Curling Tour
Red Deer Curling Classic (W)
Rock Talk
India Curling
Rock Talk
Match Play Rules for the Elite 10 ( 1 2 )
Rock Talk
Delivery Stick Rules
Rock Talk
Canadian Mixed Championship - North Bay
Manitoba Curling
Christmas Bonspiel at Fort Rouge
Rock Talk
PEI's Team Adam Casey making waves, break Top 10 CTRS ranking
Rock Talk
Young People speak up!!! ( 1 2 )
BC Curling
Playdown Incentive
Curling Club Chat
CN Curling Club - Midas Senior Men's Classic
Asia-Pacific Curling
Japan?
World Curling Tour
Colonial Square Ladies Classic
Manitoba Curling
Whites' Drug Store Curling Classic
Ontario Curling
Markdale Cashspiel Looking for Teams
U.S.A. Curling
HP Team Player Combinations
Games
Colonial Square Ladies Classic: Alina Paetz vs. Heather Strong
Rock Talk
The Five Rock Rule ( 1 2 )
Rock Talk
New CWM Article: Grand Slam Season Begins
Rock Talk
Wiring Diagram Iceking Boss
Games
Colonial Square Ladies Classic: Heather Strong vs. Michele Jaggi
Rock Talk
Favourite curling related twitter handles?
Rock Talk
Brad and his rink
Rock Talk
Great article on G Howard's "New" Team
Rock Talk
Theory behind CTRS Points multipliers
World Curling Tour
Thoughts on Kmart as a commentator?
Rock Talk
European playdowns ( 1 2 )
U.S.A. Curling
Mixed Doubles 2015
Manitoba Curling
Dauphin Clinic Pharmacy Cash Spiel
World Curling Tour
Dauphin Clinic Pharmacy Cash Spiel
World Curling Tour
Andrea Crawford
Ontario Curling
Need 2 Teams
World Curling Tour
2014 Masters of Curling ( 1 2 3 4 )
Rock Talk
skins game field
U.S.A. Curling
Another spot removed for Men's/Women's Nationals ( 1 2 3 )
Post New Message  |  View All Forums

FANTASY PICK'EM

Player Photo
Meakin, Breanne
  Player Photo
Jones, Jennifer
November 22 -- 7:00 pm EST
Click to Pick the Winner!
Who do you think will win?