Background Facts

Please note that the information is calculated as of the tournament start date and is not updated thereafter.

Teams
  Association Latest result Best Result
Canada Canada 1 Orest Meleschuk (1972) 1 Orest Meleschuk (1972), Don Duguid (1971), Don Duguid (1970), Ron Northcott (1969), Ron Northcott (1968), Ron Northcott (1966), Lyall Dagg (1964), Ernie Richardson (1963), Ernie Richardson (1962), Hector Gervais (1961), Ernie Richardson (1960), Ernie Richardson (1959)
Denmark Denmark - - - -
France France 7 Pierre Boan (1972) 5 Guy Parodi (1968)
Germany Germany 3 Manfred Räderer (1972) 3 Manfred Räderer (1972)
Italy Italy - - - -
Norway Norway 6 Knut Bjaanaes (1972) 5 Josef Bjaanaes (1970), Thor Andresen (1968), Erling Brusletto (1967), Nils Wiedemann (1966), Per Holaker (1964)
Scotland Scotland 4 Alex F. Torrance (1972) 1 Chuck Hay (1967)
Switzerland Switzerland 5 Peter, Sr Attinger (1972) 4 Cesare Canepa (1971)
Sweden Sweden 8 Kjell Oscarius (1972) 2 Bob Woods (1967)
United States of America United States of America 2 Robert LaBonte (1972) 1 Raymond "Bud" Somerville (1965)
Experience
Participations
Pierre Boan (FRA) 6
André Mabboux (FRA) 3
Alex F. Torrance (SCO) 2
Alex A. Torrance (SCO) 2
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 2
Bengt Oscarius (SWE) 2
Tom Schaeffer (SWE) 2
Championships
Alex F. Torrance (SCO) 0
Alex A. Torrance (SCO) 0
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 0
Bengt Oscarius (SWE) 0
Tom Schaeffer (SWE) 0
Claes-Göran "Boa" Carlman (SWE) 0
Per Dammen (NOR) 0
Finals played
Alex F. Torrance (SCO) 1
Alex A. Torrance (SCO) 1
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 0
Bengt Oscarius (SWE) 0
Tom Schaeffer (SWE) 0
Claes-Göran "Boa" Carlman (SWE) 0
Per Dammen (NOR) 0
Medals won
Alex F. Torrance (SCO) 1
Alex A. Torrance (SCO) 1
Tom Schaeffer (SWE) 1
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 0
Bengt Oscarius (SWE) 0
Claes-Göran "Boa" Carlman (SWE) 0
Per Dammen (NOR) 0
Games Played
Pierre Boan (FRA) 42
André Mabboux (FRA) 21
Alex F. Torrance (SCO) 16
Alex A. Torrance (SCO) 16
Tom Schaeffer (SWE) 16
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 14
Bengt Oscarius (SWE) 14
Games Won
Pierre Boan (FRA) 11
Alex F. Torrance (SCO) 10
Alex A. Torrance (SCO) 10
André Mabboux (FRA) 6
Tom Schaeffer (SWE) 5
Per Dammen (NOR) 5
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 4
Rookies
Harvey Mazinke (CAN)
Bill Martin (CAN)
George Achtymichuk (CAN)
Dan Klippenstein (CAN)
Viggo Hunaeus (DEN)
Arne Pedersen (DEN)
Ib Asbjørn (DEN)
Hans-Christian Olrik (DEN)
Klaus Kanz (GER)
Manfred Rösgen (GER)
Manfred Schulze (GER)
Renato Ghezze (ITA)
Paolo da Ros (ITA)
Lino Mariani Maier (ITA)
Andrea Pavani (ITA)
Helmer Strømbo (NOR)
Øyvinn Fløstrand (NOR)
Tom McGregor (SCO)
Willie Kerr (SCO)
Rolph Oswald (SUI)
Charles Reeves (USA)
Doug Carlson (USA)
Henry Shean (USA)
Barry Blanchard (USA)
Ages

Players with age known: 9 of 40

Average age of the field: 36.8 years

Youngest
Per Dammen (NOR) 26y 9m
Bengt Oscarius (SWE) 28y 6m
Claes-Göran "Boa" Carlman (SWE) 29y 6m
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 29y 10m
Tom Schaeffer (SWE) 32y 4m
André Tronc (FRA) 43y 9m
Gerard Pasquier (FRA) 44y 1m
Oldest
André Mabboux (FRA) 49y 4m
Pierre Boan (FRA) 47y 11m
Gerard Pasquier (FRA) 44y 1m
André Tronc (FRA) 43y 9m
Tom Schaeffer (SWE) 32y 4m
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 29y 10m
Claes-Göran "Boa" Carlman (SWE) 29y 6m
Youngest skips
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 29y 10m
Pierre Boan (FRA) 47y 11m
Oldest skips
Pierre Boan (FRA) 47y 11m
Kjell Oscarius (SWE) 29y 10m