Todd Birr

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Todd Birr
Born (1968-04-20) April 20, 1968 (age 55)
Curling club Four Seasons CC,
Blaine, MN
Mixed doubles
Regan Birr
Member AssociationFlag of the United States.svg  United States
World Championship
1 (2007)
Medal record
Men's curling
Representing the Flag of the United States.svg  United States
World Curling Championships
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2007 Edmonton
United States Olympic Curling Trials
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2009 Broomfield
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2017 Omaha
United States Men's Curling Championship
Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 2007 Utica
Silver medal icon (S initial).svg 2017 Everett
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2009 Broomfield
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2011 Fargo
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2018 Fargo
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 2019 Kalamazoo

Todd Birr (born April 20, 1968) is an American curler. He was a bronze medalist at the 2007 World Men's Curling Championship.



Birr skipped his team to victory at the 2007 United States Curling Men's Championships, beating out teams such as Olympic bronze medalist Pete Fenson and former national champion Jason Larway in the process. He had relative success in prior nationals finishing fourth in 2006 and as a semi-finalist in 2004.

His victory qualified his team of Bill Todhunter, Greg Johnson and Kevin Birr to a berth at the 2007 Ford World Men's Curling Championship representing team USA. There, Birr's was the only team to defeat Glenn Howard's Canadian team in the round robin when Howard wrecked on his last rock, and Birr bumped out a Canadian stone to score three giving him a victory. USA finished second behind Canada going into the playoffs. However, in the playoffs Birr lost 7–2 to Canada in the 1 vs 2 page playoff game, and then lost in the semi-final to Germany's Andy Kapp rink by a score of 6–4 earning Birr and the rest of team USA a bronze medal.

In 2009, Birr skipped the U.S. team to a three game sweep over the Brazil national team at the first ever Americas Challenge to determine the second American berth at the 2009 Ford World Men's Curling Championship.

Birr works as icemaker at The Four Seasons Curling Club in Blaine, Minnesota.


2001–02Todd BirrDoug Roy Kevin Birr Greg Rheaume2002 USMCC (DNQ)
2003–04Todd BirrPete WestbergKevin BirrGreg Rheaume2004 USMCC (SF)
2004–05 [1] Todd BirrPete WestbergKevin BirrGreg Rheaume
2005–06 [2] Todd Birr Doug Pottinger Kevin BirrPete Westberg2006 US World Trials (4th)
2006–07Todd Birr Bill Todhunter Greg Johnson Kevin Birr Zach Jacobson Paul Pustovar 2007 USMCC Gold medal icon.svg
2007 WMCC Bronze medal icon.svg
2007–08Todd BirrBill TodhunterGreg JohnsonKevin BirrPaul Pustovar
2007 Cont. Cup Gold medal icon.svg
2008 USMCC (8th)
2008–09Todd BirrPaul Pustovar Greg Wilson Kevin Birr 2009 USMCC/USOCT Bronze medal icon.svg
2009–10Todd BirrPaul PustovarTom O'ConnorKevin Birr 2010 USMCC (7th)
2010–11Todd Birr Greg Romaniuk Doug PottingerTom O'ConnorKevin Birr 2011 USMCC Bronze medal icon.svg
2011–12Todd BirrGreg RomaniukDoug PottingerTom O'ConnorKevin Birr 2012 USMCC (6th)
2012–13Todd BirrDoug PottingerGreg RomaniukTom O'ConnorKevin Birr 2012 USMCC (8th)
2013–14 [3] Todd BirrDoug PottingerTom O'ConnorTroy Schroeder
2014–15 [4] Todd BirrDoug PottingerGreg JohnsonTom O'Connor
2015–16Todd BirrDoug Pottinger John Benton Tom O'Connor 2016 USMCC (5th)
2016–17Todd Birr Rich Ruohonen John BentonTom O'Connor 2017 USMCC Silver medal icon.svg
2017–18Todd BirrJohn BentonHunter ClawsonTom O'Connor 2018 USMCC Bronze medal icon.svg
2018–19Todd BirrGreg JohnsonHunter ClawsonTom O'Connor 2019 USMCC Bronze medal icon.svg
2019–20Todd Birr Andrew Stopera Hunter ClawsonTom O'Connor 2020 USMCC (8th)

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