Peter de Cruz

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Peter de Cruz
Born (1990-01-04) 4 January 1990 (age 28)
Team
Curling clubCC Genève
Geneva, SUI
SkipPeter de Cruz
FourthBenoît Schwarz
ThirdSven Michel
LeadValentin Tanner
AlternateSimon Gempeler
Career
World Championship
appearances
2 (2014, 2017)
European Championship
appearances
4 (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)
Olympic
appearances
1 (2018)
Grand Slam victories1: (Canadian Open: 2018)

Peter de Cruz (born 4 January 1990) is a Swiss curler.

De Cruz skipped the Swiss team at both the 2010 and 2011 World Junior Curling Championships. He won the gold medal in 2010, defeating Scotland, skipped by Ally Fraser. In 2011, he took Switzerland to the finals once again, but this time lost to Sweden (skipped by Oskar Eriksson) in the final.

De Cruz won a bronze medal at the 2014 and 2017 World Men's Curling Championship, and a silver medal at the 2015 European Curling Championships.

De Cruz has won three World Curling Tour events in his career, the 2011 Curling Masters Champery, the 2012 Challenge Casino de Charlevoix and the 2016 Baden Masters.

Personal life[edit]

De Cruz currently works as the manager at the Curling Club of Geneva.

Grand Slam record[edit]

Key
C Champion
F Lost in Final
SF Lost in Semifinal
QF Lost in Quarterfinals
R16 Lost in the round of 16
Q Did not advance to playoffs
T2 Played in Tier 2 event
DNP Did not participate in event
N/A Not a Grand Slam event that season
Event 2012–13 2013–14 2014–15 2015–16 2016–17 2017–18 2018–19
Elite 10 N/A N/A DNP DNP QF DNP DNP
Masters Q DNP Q DNP Q QF DNP
Tour Challenge N/A N/A N/A Q DNP Q SF
The National Q DNP Q DNP Q DNP
Canadian Open Q Q DNP DNP DNP C
Players' DNP DNP DNP DNP QF DNP
Champions Cup N/A N/A N/A Q QF DNP

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