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 9 Jack MacDuff (1976) 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 10 Ole Larsen (1976) 5 Flemming Pedersen (1974)
France France 7 André Tronc (1976) 3 Pierre Boan (1973)
Germany Germany 8 Klaus Kanz (1976) 3 Manfred Räderer (1972)
Italy Italy 5 Giuseppe Dal Molin (1976) 5 Giuseppe Dal Molin (1976)
Norway Norway 6 Kristian Sørum (1976) 5 Josef Bjaanaes (1970), Thor Andresen (1968), Erling Brusletto (1967), Nils Wiedemann (1966), Per Holaker (1964)
Scotland Scotland 2 Bill Muirhead (1976) 1 Chuck Hay (1967)
Switzerland Switzerland 3 Adolf Aerni (1976) 1 Otto Danieli (1975)
Sweden Sweden 4 Bengt Cederwall (1976) 1 Kjell Oscarius (1973)
United States of America United States of America 1 Bruce Roberts (1976) 1 Bruce Roberts (1976), Raymond "Bud" Somerville (1974), Raymond "Bud" Somerville (1965)
Experience
Participations
Pierre Boan (FRA) 7
Bruce Roberts (USA) 3
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 3
Klaus Kanz (GER) 3
Manfred Schulze (GER) 3
Pierre Duclos (FRA) 2
Giuseppe Dal Molin (ITA) 2
Championships
Bruce Roberts (USA) 1
Gary Kleffman (USA) 1
Jerry Scott (USA) 1
Pierre Boan (FRA) 0
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 0
Klaus Kanz (GER) 0
Manfred Schulze (GER) 0
Finals played
Bruce Roberts (USA) 1
Gary Kleffman (USA) 1
Jerry Scott (USA) 1
Pierre Boan (FRA) 0
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 0
Klaus Kanz (GER) 0
Manfred Schulze (GER) 0
Medals won
Bruce Roberts (USA) 2
Pierre Boan (FRA) 1
Gary Kleffman (USA) 1
Jerry Scott (USA) 1
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 0
Klaus Kanz (GER) 0
Manfred Schulze (GER) 0
Games Played
Pierre Boan (FRA) 52
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 28
Klaus Kanz (GER) 27
Manfred Schulze (GER) 27
Bruce Roberts (USA) 26
Giuseppe Dal Molin (ITA) 19
Enea Pavani (ITA) 19
Games Won
Bruce Roberts (USA) 21
Pierre Boan (FRA) 18
Gary Kleffman (USA) 10
Jerry Scott (USA) 10
Klaus Kanz (GER) 9
Manfred Schulze (GER) 9
Pierre Duclos (FRA) 8
Rookies
Jim Ursel (CAN)
Art Lobel (CAN)
Don Aitken (CAN)
Brian Ross (CAN)
Tommy Stjerne (DEN)
Oluf Olsen (DEN)
Steen Hansen (DEN)
Peter Andersen (DEN)
Jean-Claude Gachet (FRA)
Hans Österreicher (GER)
Jan Eckhart (GER)
Giancarlo Valt (ITA)
Ken Horton (SCO)
Willie Jamieson (SCO)
Keith Douglas (SCO)
Richard Harding (SCO)
Jon Carl Rizzi (SUI)
Marcus Florinett (SUI)
Jon Corradin (SUI)
Werner Bundi (SUI)
Håkan Rudström (SWE)
Paul Pustovar (USA)
Ages

Players with age known: 8 of 40

Average age of the field: 25.6 years

Youngest
Peter Andersen (DEN) 19y 3m
Tommy Stjerne (DEN) 19y 8m
Håkan Rudström (SWE) 20y 2m
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 22y 0m
Björn Rudström (SWE) 22y 10m
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 23y 11m
Paul Pustovar (USA) 25y 3m
Oldest
Pierre Boan (FRA) 51y 11m
Paul Pustovar (USA) 25y 3m
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 23y 11m
Björn Rudström (SWE) 22y 10m
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 22y 0m
Håkan Rudström (SWE) 20y 2m
Tommy Stjerne (DEN) 19y 8m
Youngest skips
Tommy Stjerne (DEN) 19y 8m
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 23y 11m
Pierre Boan (FRA) 51y 11m
Oldest skips
Pierre Boan (FRA) 51y 11m
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 23y 11m
Tommy Stjerne (DEN) 19y 8m