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November 7, 2012, Kelowna, BC – Prospera Place in Kelowna is hosting some of the best men’s curling teams in the world for a Grand Slam curling event.

The line-up for the Grand Slam of Curling Canadian Open hasn’t been finalized, but it will include 18 men’s teams from across Canada and around the world. The line-up will be known after the Grand Slam of Curling Masters event in Brantford, Ontario, from November 14-18, is finished.

The Kelowna event gets underway on December 12 and wraps up on December 16.

Look out for Jeff Stoughton of Manitoba and Kevin Koe of Alberta, as well as appearances from teams from Sweden, Scotland and Norway. The men will be battling for $100,000 in prize money.

Anyone wanting to catch world-class curling in Kelowna should visit The event will also be aired on Sportsnet.

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