John Theriault

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John Theriault
Born (1960-01-22) 22 January 1960 (age 61)
Curling clubSydney Harbour CC, Sydney
Member AssociationFlag of Ontario.svg  Ontario (1978-1995)
Flag of Australia (converted).svg  Australia (1997-present)
World Championship
2 (1998, 2005)
Pacific-Asia Championship
10 (1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2009, 2010)
Other appearances World Senior Championships: 3 (2011, 2012, 2017)

John Theriault (born 22 January 1960) is an Australian curler. [1] He is originally from Zweibrücken, Germany. [2] Theriault also curled in the Ottawa area before moving to Australia.


At the international level, he is a 1997 Pacific-Asia men's champion curler.

As of 2012, he was a President of the Australian Curling Federation. [3]

Personal life

As of the 2005 World Championships, Theriault was living in Sydney, was married and had four children and worked for Indigo Pacific. [4]

Teams and events

1978–79 [5] Chris MacKinnonJohn TheriaultAl JensenJim Jensen
1992–93 [6] Brad ShinnJohn TheriaultDave StanleyGeoff Colley
1997–98 Hugh Millikin John Theriault Stephen Johns Trevor Schumm PCC 1997 Gold medal icon.svg
Hugh MillikinTrevor SchummJohn TheriaultStephen Johns Stephen Hewitt WCC 1998 (9th)
1998–99Hugh MillikinStephen JohnsJohn Theriault Gerald Chick PCC 1998 Bronze medal icon.svg
1999–00Hugh MillikinJohn TheriaultGerald ChickStephen Johns PCC 1999 Silver medal icon.svg
2000–01Hugh MillikinGerald ChickJohn TheriaultStephen Johns PCC 2000 Silver medal icon.svg
2001–02Hugh Millikin Ian Palangio John TheriaultStephen Johns PCC 2001 Bronze medal icon.svg
2002–03Hugh MillikinIan PalangioJohn TheriaultStephen JohnsStephen Hewitt PCC 2002 Silver medal icon.svg
2003–04Ian Palangio (fourth)Hugh Millikin (skip)John TheriaultSteve Johns Ricky Tasker PCC 2003 Silver medal icon.svg
2004–05Hugh MillikinIan PalangioJohn TheriaultStephen Johns PCC 2004 Silver medal icon.svg
Ian Palangio (fourth)Hugh Millikin (skip)John TheriaultStephen JohnsStephen Hewitt WCC 2005 (10th)
2009–10Ian Palangio (fourth)Hugh Millikin (skip)John Theriault Ted Bassett PCC 2009 (4th)
2010–11Ian Palangio (fourth)Hugh Millikin (skip)John Theriault Matt Panoussi Vaughan Rosier Jay Merchant PCC 2010 Bronze medal icon.svg
Hugh MillikinJohn Theriault Jim Allan Dave Thomas Tom Kidd Jay Merchant WSCC 2011 Bronze medal icon.svg
2011–12Hugh MillikinJohn TheriaultStephen Hewitt Rob Gagnon Wyatt Buck WSCC 2012 (7th)
2016–17Hugh MillikinJohn TheriaultJim AllanStephen JohnsJohn AndersonSandra Thompson WSCC 2017 (5th)

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  1. John Theriault on the World Curling Federation database OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
  2. "Curling a Mystery Down Under". Victoria Times Colonist. April 7, 1998. p. C3. Retrieved March 30, 2020.
  3. WCF Member Associations - World Curling Federation (web archive)
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  6. "Russell's Cochrane finally gets his crown". Ottawa Citizen. March 29, 1993. p. D5. Retrieved March 30, 2020.