Brent Laing

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Brent Laing
Curler
Born (1978-12-10) December 10, 1978 (age 38)
Meaford, Ontario, Canada
Team
Curling club The Glencoe Club,
Calgary, AB, Canada
Skip Kevin Koe
Third Marc Kennedy
Second Brent Laing
Lead Ben Hebert
Alternate Scott Pfeifer
Career
Brier appearances 12 (2002, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017)
World Championship
appearances
3 (2007, 2012, 2016)
Top CTRS ranking 1st (2008–09 & 2015-16)
Grand Slam victories 14: World Cup/Masters (Dec 2006, Jan 2008, Nov 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013); Players (2008, 2013); Canadian Open (2009, 2012); The National (Dec. 2007, 2012, 2014); Tour Challenge (2015)

Brent Laing (born December 10, 1978) is a Canadian curler from Shanty Bay, Ontario.[1] He currently plays second for Kevin Koe.

Career[edit]

Curling out of the Ottawa Curling Club (in Ottawa) and later the Stayner Curling Club (in Stayner, Ontario), Laing played lead for John Morris until Morris left for Alberta in 2003. With Morris, Laing won the 1998 and 1999 Canadian Junior Curling Championships as well as the 1998 and 1999 World Junior Curling Championships. In 2002, they made it all the way to the Brier final.

In 2004, Laing moved to play second for Glenn Howard. They lost the final of the 2006 Tim Hortons Brier to Jean-Michel Ménard from Quebec. The following year, they won the 2007 Tim Hortons Brier and then the 2007 Ford World Men's Curling Championship.

Personal life[edit]

Laing is married to another champion curler, Jennifer Jones from Manitoba.[2] They have two children together. Laing also has a child from a previous relationship.[3][4] Laing currently works as an operations manager with Weed Man Collingwood/Barrie.[5]

Teams[edit]

Season Skip Third Second Lead Events
1997-98 John Morris Craig Savill Andy Ormsby Brent Laing 1998 CJC, WJC
1998-99 John Morris Craig Savill Jason Young Brent Laing 1999 CJC, WJC
1999-00 John Morris Craig Savill Andy Ormsby Brent Laing
2000-01 John Morris Joe Frans Craig Savill Brent Laing 2001 Ont.
2001-02 John Morris Joe Frans Craig Savill Brent Laing 2001 COCT, 2002 Ont., Brier
2002-03 John Morris Joe Frans Craig Savill Brent Laing 2003 Ont., CC
2004–05 Glenn Howard Richard Hart Brent Laing Craig Savill
2005–06 Glenn Howard Richard Hart Brent Laing Craig Savill
2006–07 Glenn Howard Richard Hart Brent Laing Craig Savill
2007–08 Glenn Howard Richard Hart Brent Laing Craig Savill
2008–09 Glenn Howard Richard Hart Brent Laing Craig Savill
2009–10 Glenn Howard Richard Hart Brent Laing Craig Savill
2010–11 Glenn Howard Richard Hart Brent Laing Craig Savill
2011–12 Glenn Howard Wayne Middaugh Brent Laing Craig Savill
2012–13 Glenn Howard Wayne Middaugh Brent Laing Craig Savill
2013–14 Glenn Howard Wayne Middaugh Brent Laing Craig Savill
2014–15 Kevin Koe Marc Kennedy Brent Laing Ben Hebert 2015 Alta., Brier
2015–16 Kevin Koe Marc Kennedy Brent Laing Ben Hebert 2016 Alta., Brier
2016–17 Kevin Koe Marc Kennedy Brent Laing Ben Hebert 2017 Brier

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