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
Enea Pavani (ITA) 3
Giuseppe Dal Molin (ITA) 3
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 3
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 3
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 3
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 3
Championships
Bryan Wood (CAN) 2
Freddy Bartelsen (DEN) 0
Jørn Blach (DEN) 0
Heino von L'Estocq (GER) 0
Sascha Fischer-Weppler (GER) 0
Balint von Bery (GER) 0
Keith Wendorf (GER) 0
Finals played
Bryan Wood (CAN) 2
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 1
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 1
Morten Sørum (NOR) 1
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 1
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 1
Roger Bredin (SWE) 1
Medals won
Bryan Wood (CAN) 2
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 1
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 1
Morten Sørum (NOR) 1
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 1
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 1
Roger Bredin (SWE) 1
Games Played
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 37
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 30
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 30
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 30
Enea Pavani (ITA) 28
Giuseppe Dal Molin (ITA) 28
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 25
Games Won
Bryan Wood (CAN) 17
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 16
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 16
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 16
Bernhard Attinger (SUI) 13
Peter, Jr Attinger (SUI) 13
Jimmy Waddell (SCO) 12
Rookies
Gordon Sparkes (CAN)
Bill Carey (CAN)
Barry Fry (CAN)
Antonny Hinge (DEN)
Bent Jørgensen (DEN)
Gérard Wendling (FRA)
René Robert (FRA)
Pierre Saas (FRA)
Georges Magnier (FRA)
George Bryan (SCO)
Jim Forrest (SCO)
Ruedi Attinger (SUI)
Karl-Erik Bruneflod (SWE)
Ken Bruneflod (SWE)
Bob Fenson (USA)
Mark Haluptzok (USA)
Dan Haluptzok (USA)
Scott Baird (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