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Jon Mead Inducted into Manitoba Curling Hall of Fame

Sunday May 04 2008

Jon Mead, at the end of a season when he qualified for the Olympic Pre-Trials playoff round with Ontario's Wayne Middaugh, has been inducted into the Manitoba Curling Hall of Fame in recognition of past accomplishments.

Among Mead's credentials are:
** 1986 Manitoba and Canadian Junior Champion (undefeated)
** 1987 World Junior Silver Medalist
** 13 Provincial Men's appearances and three Manitoba titles
** 1999 Canadian Champion and World Silver Medalist
** 3 Olympic Trials appearances, including the 2005 runner-up finish.

Mead's award was presented by MCA President Dale Brooks (left) and Hall of Fame President Fred Sutton (centre).

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