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Ben Hebert and Marc Kennedy of Team Kevin Koe. October 7th, 2015

After their winning the first Pinty’s Grand Slam of the season — the Tour Challenge — I caught up with two of the most badass brushers ever. And there was a lot of talk about…brushes. Specifically, what’s going on with equipment right now. There’s lots of other good stuff, too, including a conversation between Ben and Marc about the Blue Jays that gave me some time to check Met’s statistics.

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The loquacious, unfiltered Ben Hebert of Team Martin. September 24th, 2013

He has an Olympic gold medal, a new teammate and a love of the out turn. He’s also an astute observer of the game and offers some great insight into how the sport has evolved since his team’s march to gold in 2010. Ben and I also share our opinions on some off-season lineup changes.

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Olympian Ben Hebert on The Curling Show. December 31st, 2009

A few days before Christmas and a short while after Team Martin won the Canadian Olympic Curling Trials, I had a conversation with lead Ben Hebert. We discuss everything from the preparations for Vancouver to the dumping accusations in Edmonton.

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Ben Hebert after Team Martin captures the 2009 Boston Pizza Cup in Alberta. February 18th, 2009

A lot of leads in curling are known for quietly going about their business. Ben, not so much. He was on the phone as Team Martin prepares for the 2009 Tim Horton’s Brier in Calgary.

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Ben Hebert Interview. January 31st, 2007

Just a few days after Team Martin captured the BDO Classic Canadian Open, we caught up with lead Ben Hebert. Ben talks about the experience of playing with Kevin Martin, discusses the rivalry with the Ferbey Four and explains a bit more about how this team came together.

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