What is curling?

The Free Dictionary by Farlex defines curling as “a game originating in Scotland in which two four-person teams slide heavy oblate stones toward the center of a circle at either end of a length of ice.”

For a more detailed description of the sport, see the free encyclopedia Wikipedia

Other Information Resources

Animated presentations on curling basics can be found here (requires Flash).

Here’s a statement of the spirit of curling, here are the rules of play based on that spirit, and here’s a document that combines both.

Curling for Dummies Cheat Sheet 

Curling Terms can be found here.

Instructional Videos

Dare to Curl from USA Curling

Discover Curling – Getting Started for Adults from the Canadian Curling Association

Two-Minute Guide to Curling from the Canadian Curling Association

Adaptive curling



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