Jim Sullivan (curler)

James David "Jim" Sullivan (born January 6, 1968 in Saint John, New Brunswick; died November 12, 2011 in Fredericton, New Brunswick) was a Canadian curler from Saint John, New Brunswick. He was a renowned curler, being Skip of the Jim Sullivan Rink which captured the 1987 Canadian Junior Curling Championships for New Brunswick, and the 1988 World Junior Curling Championships. In 1990, Sullivan and his team were the Silver Medalists at the Labatt Brier. Sullivan continued to be active in curling, being a member of Thistle St. Andrews Curling Club, and an Honorary Life Member of the Capital Winter Club in Fredericton.[1][2]

Jim Sullivan
Medal record
Curling
World Junior Championships
1988 Füssen

Sullivan committed suicide in 2011, following a struggle with depression.[3]

Sullivan's cousin was another curler, Charlie Sullivan, as was his uncle, Charlie Sullivan, Sr..[4]

References

This article is issued from Wikipedia. The text is licensed under Creative Commons - Attribution - Sharealike. Additional terms may apply for the media files.