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 3 Mike Chernoff (1978) 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 Arvid Petersen (1978) 5 Flemming Pedersen (1974)
France France 7 Pierre Boan (1978) 3 Pierre Boan (1973)
Germany Germany 6 Keith Wendorf (1978) 3 Manfred Räderer (1972)
Italy Italy 7 Leone Rezzadore (1978) 5 Giuseppe Dal Molin (1976)
Norway Norway 2 Kristian Sørum (1978) 2 Kristian Sørum (1978)
Scotland Scotland 5 James Sanderson (1978) 1 Chuck Hay (1967)
Switzerland Switzerland 7 Fred Collioud (1978) 1 Otto Danieli (1975)
Sweden Sweden 4 Tom Schaeffer (1978) 1 Ragnar Kamp (1977), Kjell Oscarius (1973)
United States of America United States of America 1 Bob Nichols (1978) 1 Bob Nichols (1978), Bruce Roberts (1976), Raymond "Bud" Somerville (1974), Raymond "Bud" Somerville (1965)
Experience
Participations
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 4
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 3
Giuseppe Dal Molin (ITA) 3
Enea Pavani (ITA) 3
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 3
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 3
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 3
Championships
Bryan Wood (CAN) 2
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 0
Peter, Jr Attinger (SUI) 0
Bernhard Attinger (SUI) 0
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 0
Willie Frame (SCO) 0
Mattias Neuenschwander (SUI) 0
Finals played
Bryan Wood (CAN) 2
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 1
Anders Grahn (SWE) 1
Roger Bredin (SWE) 1
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 1
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 1
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 1
Medals won
Bryan Wood (CAN) 2
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 1
Peter, Jr Attinger (SUI) 1
Bernhard Attinger (SUI) 1
Mattias Neuenschwander (SUI) 1
Anders Grahn (SWE) 1
Roger Bredin (SWE) 1
Games Played
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 37
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 30
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 30
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 30
Giuseppe Dal Molin (ITA) 28
Enea Pavani (ITA) 28
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 25
Games Won
Bryan Wood (CAN) 17
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 16
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 16
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 16
Peter, Jr Attinger (SUI) 13
Bernhard Attinger (SUI) 13
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 12
Rookies
Barry Fry (CAN)
Bill Carey (CAN)
Gordon Sparkes (CAN)
Bent Jørgensen (DEN)
Antonny Hinge (DEN)
Georges Magnier (FRA)
Pierre Saas (FRA)
René Robert (FRA)
Gérard Wendling (FRA)
Jim Forrest (SCO)
George Bryan (SCO)
Ruedi Attinger (SUI)
Ken Bruneflod (SWE)
Karl-Erik Bruneflod (SWE)
Scott Baird (USA)
Dan Haluptzok (USA)
Mark Haluptzok (USA)
Bob Fenson (USA)
Ages

Players with age known: 4 of 40

Average age of the field: 26.3 years

Youngest
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 24y 0m
Bernhard Attinger (SUI) 25y 8m
Scott Baird (USA) 27y 8m
Peter, Jr Attinger (SUI) 28y 2m
Oldest
Peter, Jr Attinger (SUI) 28y 2m
Scott Baird (USA) 27y 8m
Bernhard Attinger (SUI) 25y 8m
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 24y 0m
Youngest skips
Scott Baird (USA) 27y 8m
Peter, Jr Attinger (SUI) 28y 2m
Oldest skips
Peter, Jr Attinger (SUI) 28y 2m
Scott Baird (USA) 27y 8m