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 Barry Fry (1979) 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 Jørn Blach (1979) 5 Flemming Pedersen (1974)
France France 9 Georges Magnier (1979) 3 Pierre Boan (1973)
Germany Germany 4 Keith Wendorf (1979) 3 Manfred Räderer (1972)
Italy Italy 8 Giuseppe Dal Molin (1979) 5 Giuseppe Dal Molin (1976)
Norway Norway 1 Kristian Sørum (1979) 1 Kristian Sørum (1979)
Scotland Scotland 6 Jimmy Waddell (1979) 1 Chuck Hay (1967)
Switzerland Switzerland 2 Peter, Jr Attinger (1979) 1 Otto Danieli (1975)
Sweden Sweden 7 Karl-Erik Bruneflod (1979) 1 Ragnar Kamp (1977), Kjell Oscarius (1973)
United States of America United States of America 5 Scott Baird (1979) 1 Bob Nichols (1978), Bruce Roberts (1976), Raymond "Bud" Somerville (1974), Raymond "Bud" Somerville (1965)
Experience
Participations
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 5
Giuseppe Dal Molin (ITA) 4
Enea Pavani (ITA) 4
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 4
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 4
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 4
Arne Pedersen (DEN) 3
Championships
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 1
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 1
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 1
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 1
Gary Kleffman (USA) 1
Jerry Scott (USA) 1
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 0
Finals played
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 2
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 2
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 2
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 1
Gary Kleffman (USA) 1
Jerry Scott (USA) 1
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 0
Medals won
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 2
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 2
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 2
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 1
Gary Kleffman (USA) 1
Jerry Scott (USA) 1
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 0
Games Played
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 46
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 42
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 42
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 42
Giuseppe Dal Molin (ITA) 37
Enea Pavani (ITA) 37
Arne Pedersen (DEN) 27
Games Won
Kristian Sørum (NOR) 25
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 25
Gunnar Meland (NOR) 25
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 17
Gary Kleffman (USA) 16
Jerry Scott (USA) 16
Andrea Pavani (ITA) 14
Rookies
Rick Folk (CAN)
Ron Mills (CAN)
Tom Wilson (CAN)
Jim Wilson (CAN)
Jean-Marc Causeret (FRA)
Claude Groff (FRA)
Henri Müller (FRA)
Hans Dieter Kiesel (GER)
Franz Engler (GER)
Willie Rosenfelder (GER)
Heiner Martin (GER)
Harald Ramsfjell (NOR)
Barton Henderson (SCO)
Greig Henderson (SCO)
Bill Henderson (SCO)
Alistair Sinclair (SCO)
Jürg Tanner (SUI)
Jürg Hornisberger (SUI)
Franz Tanner (SUI)
Patrik Lörtscher (SUI)
Håkan Ståhlbro (SWE)
Thomas Håkansson (SWE)
Lars Lindgren (SWE)
John Jankila (USA)
Ages

Players with age known: 8 of 40

Average age of the field: 25.2 years

Youngest
Patrik Lörtscher (SUI) 20y 0m
Lars Lindgren (SWE) 22y 4m
Harald Ramsfjell (NOR) 22y 8m
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 25y 0m
Jürg Tanner (SUI) 26y 7m
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 26y 11m
Paul Pustovar (USA) 28y 3m
Oldest
Rick Folk (CAN) 30y 0m
Paul Pustovar (USA) 28y 3m
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 26y 11m
Jürg Tanner (SUI) 26y 7m
Eigil Ramsfjell (NOR) 25y 0m
Harald Ramsfjell (NOR) 22y 8m
Lars Lindgren (SWE) 22y 4m
Youngest skips
Jürg Tanner (SUI) 26y 7m
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 26y 11m
Paul Pustovar (USA) 28y 3m
Rick Folk (CAN) 30y 0m
Oldest skips
Rick Folk (CAN) 30y 0m
Paul Pustovar (USA) 28y 3m
Ragnar Kamp (SWE) 26y 11m
Jürg Tanner (SUI) 26y 7m