|Donald J. Walchuk|
March 6, 1963 |
|Second||D. J. Kidby|
|Brier appearances||8 (1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2006)|
|3 (1988, 1989, 1997)|
|Other appearances||2002 Olympic Games|
|Top CTRS ranking||1st (2004–05, 2005–06)|
|Grand Slam victories||5: World Cup (Jan 2003);
The National (Nov. 2004));
Canadian Open (2002, 2005)
Walchuk joined up with Martin prior to the 1996 season. With Martin, he won the Brier in 1997, an Olympic silver medal in 2002, Canada Cup's in 2005 and 2006 and four Alberta provincial championships.
Before Martin, Walchuk played for Pat Ryan as his lead (1985–1986) and his second (1987–1989). With Ryan, Walchuk won four provincial championships, two Briers (1988, 1989) and a World Championship (1989).
After playing with Ryan, he played for Randy Ferbey in 1990 as his third, then skipped his own team from 1992 to 1994.
Walchuk is also an investment advisor for Canaccord Wealth Management.
On May 7, 2008, after reaching an agreement, Walchuk officially joined Team Kerry Burtnyk. Burtnyk, a two time Brier winner and gold and bronze medal winner at the world championships, recruited Walchuk as third to replace Dan Kammerlock. The foursome was rounded out by Richard Daneault (second) and Garth Smith (lead).
- "Don Walchuk Bio, Stats, and Results | Olympics at". Sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2016-01-09.
- Don Walchuk on the World Curling Federation database
- Don Walchuk on the World Curling Tour database
- Don Walchuk on the CurlingZone database
- "Don Walchuk". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
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