Dan Mustapic

Dan Mustapic (2006)
Dan Mustapic
NZOC logo NZ Olympian #988
WCF logo WCF profile
Born 23 Aug 1960 – Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada
Club Dunedin CC
International Record
Olympic Games
2006 Turin  10th 
World Mens
2001 Lausanne 9th
2004 Gävle 7th
2005 Victoria 8th
World Mixed Doubles
2015 Sochi 20th
Pacific Mens
2000 Esquimalt 1st
2002 Queenstown 4th
2004 Chuncheon 1st
2005 Taipei 3rd
2006 Tokyo 5th
2009 Karuizawa 5th
World Senior Mens
2013 Fredericton 2nd
2015 Sochi 3rd
Winter Games NZ Men
2009 Naseby 6th
Karuizawa Invitational
2006 Karuizawa 2nd
US Curling Grand Prix
2014 Blaine, MN 4th
New Zealand Titles
NZ Mens
2005-2006, 2012
NZ Mixed Doubles
NZ Senior Mens
Wendorf Rock
2003, 2006, 2008
Auckland Bonspiel
New Zealand Teams
NZ Men
2000-2, 2004-6, 2009
NZ Mixed Doubles
NZ Senior Men
2013, 2015

Dan first played for New Zealand in the 2000/2001 season when he skipped the team to its second Pacific Championship gold medal. This qualified them for the 2001 Worlds, where NZ finished 9th of 10 teams.

The team just missed qualification for the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympics, finishing 11th on the qualification points table that sent the top ten to the Olympics. Despite missing out by a couple of one-point games at that tournament, they believed they had a real chance next time around.

Dan delivered second stones in the NZ side that won the 2004 Pacifics and went on do well enough at the World Championship the following year to secure a place at the 2006 Winter Olympics.

In 2009 he came back into the NZ team after a two year absence to skip the side against an international field at the first 100% Pure NZ Winter Games in Naseby.

Dan's international successes continued in 2013 when he was vice-skip of the NZ Seniors Men's side that won the silver medal at the World Senior Men's Championship held in Canada - just the country's second ever medal at any World Championship.

Second placings at the NZ Mixed Doubles Championships in 2009 and 2010 were topped in 2014, when he teamed up with Marisa Jones to win gold.


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