Teams

Team Tirinzoni

Hometown: Aarau, Switzerland

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Silvana TirinzoniAlina PätzBriar HürlimannCarole Howald
Birthdate: June 25, 1979
Birthplace: Dielsdorf, SUI
Resides: Zürich, SUI
Birthdate: March 8, 1990
Birthplace: Urdorf, SUI
Resides: Zürich, SUI
Birthdate: Sept. 30, 1983
Birthplace: Zürich, SUI
Resides: Zürich, SUI
Birthdate: March 29, 1993
Birthplace: Langenthal, SUI
Resides: Langenthal, SUI
GSOC title wins: 2
• Tour Challenge (2015)
• Champions Cup (2019)
GSOC title wins: 1
• Champions Cup (2019)
GSOC Tier 2 title wins: 1
• Tour Challenge (2018)
• Three-time World champion (2019, 2021, 2022)
• Six-time Swiss champion (2005, 2007, 2013, 2019, 2021, 2022)
• European silver medallist (2018)
• European bronze medallist (2019)
• European mixed bronze medallist (2014)
• World junior champion (1999)
• Five-time World champion (2012, 2015, 2019, 2021, 2022)
• Five-time Swiss champion (2015, 2017, 2019, 2021, 2022)
• European silver medallist (2018)
• Two-time European bronze medallist (2013, 2019)
• World mixed doubles champion (2011)
• Swiss champion (2020)
• World junior bronze medallist (2015)
• Five-time World champion (2014, 2015, 2016, 2021, 2022)
• European gold medallist (2014)
Team Bio

Silvana Tirinzoni made history as the winner of the inaugural Tour Challenge Tier 1 women’s championship. Down by three points with two ends to go in the final against Rachel Homan, Tirinzoni capped a stunning comeback scoring two in the seventh and stealing a pair in the eighth to win 6-5. The title victory was also a first by a team from Switzerland in the Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling.

Team Tirinzoni had a stunning season in the first year of the Olympic cycle winning the world championship. They competed in three Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling event finals in 2018-19 finishing things off by claiming the Humpty’s Champions Cup.

Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling results
SeasonEventWinsLossesResult
2011-12Players’ Championship34Missed Playoffs
2012-13Masters52Semifinalists
Players’ Championship23Missed Playoffs
2013-14Players’ Championship42Semifinalists
2014-15Masters33Quarterfinalists
Canadian Open13Missed Playoffs
Players’ Championship23Missed Playoffs
2015-16Tour Challenge52Champions
Masters32Quarterfinalists
National23Missed Playoffs
Canadian Open23Missed Playoffs
Players’ Championship52Semifinalists
Champions Cup43Semifinalists
2016-17Masters42Semifinalists
Tour Challenge23Missed Playoffs
National52Finalists
Canadian Open51Finalists
Players’ Championship52Semifinalists
Champions Cup32Quarterfinalists
2017-18Tour Challenge32Quarterfinalists
Masters23Quarterfinalists
Canadian Open33Quarterfinalists
Players’ Championship34Semifinalists
Champions Cup32Quarterfinalists
2018-19Elite 1043Finalists
Masters04Missed Playoffs
Tour Challenge23Quarterfinalists
National42Semifinalists
Canadian Open53Finalists
Players’ Championship14Missed Playoffs
Champions Cup61Champions
2019-20Masters51Semifinalists
Tour Challenge41Quarterfinalists
National23Missed Playoffs
Canadian Open33Quarterfinalists
2020-21Champions Cup52Finalists
Players’ Championship42Semifinalists
2021-22Masters31Quarterfinalists
National41Semifinalists
Players’ Championship31Quarterfinalists
Champions Cup42Semifinalists