List of famous curlers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top curlers in the world? This includes the most prominent curlers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable curlers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic curlers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned curlers.
This list is made up of many different people, including John Morris and Jennifer Jones.From reputable, prominent, and well known curlers to the lesser known curlers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the curler field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous curlers ever?" and "What are the names of famous curlers?" then you're in the right place. (206 items)
Thomas Løvold is a Norwegian curler. At Junior level, Løvold competed as skip and won gold medals at the 2002 and 2003 World Junior Curling Championships "B" tournaments. He has gained worldwide attention for having played as the alternate for Team Thomas Ulsrud at the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics and played third for Team Torger Nergård at the 2010 World Curling Championship in Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy, winning the silver medal at both tournaments. Thomas Løvold also skips his own team on World Curling Tour events. His most successful tournament was the 2009 Lucerne Curling Trophy where his team made it to the semi-finals but lost to Team Ralph Stöckli of Switzerland. ...moresee more on Thomas Løvold
John Morris is a Canadian curler, and Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic gold medalist from Chestermere, Alberta. Morris played third for the Kevin Martin team until 24 April 2013. Morris, author of the book Fit to Curl, is the son of Maureen and Earle Morris, inventor of the "Stabilizer" curling broom. Morris grew up in Ottawa and at the age of five began curling at the Navy Curling Club. ...moresee more on John Morris
Carmen Schäfer is a Swiss curler, born 8 January 1981 in Davos. She plays third for Mirjam Ott. Schäfer had a fairly successful Junior career. She was the alternate on the Swiss team that won the 1999 World Junior Championships, but she did not play any games. Schäfer skipped the Swiss team at the 2000 and 2001 World Juniors, finishing fourth and winning the bronze medal respectively. In 2000, She lost to the U.S. team in the bronze medal game, 8–5. She had to beat Moe Meguro's Japanese team to capture the bronze in 2001, winning the game 5–4. In 2007, Schäfer joined Ott's team. They finished in fourth place at the 2007 European Curling Championships. They avenged their defeat at the 2008 ...moresee more on Carmen Schäfer