Scientists at Uppsala University in Sweden have figured out why the curling stone curls. We made this infographic to explain the mechanism! ...

Week 7 - Hockey/Skating - Scientists at Uppsala University in Sweden have figured out why the curling stone curls. We made this infographic to explain the mechanism!

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The perfect Winter Olympics sport: curling... really

Homemade outdoor curling rink

Homemade outdoor curling rink - I am soooo jealous!

a little broom history... 'sweeping' the not only clears the ice of debris (which can cause a bad shot) but also can "drag" a rock 10 feet or more than without sweeping, helping to make a good shot even better!

"Curling Equipment Advances" Infographic --- A little broom history. 'Sweeping' the not only clears the ice of debris (which can cause a bad shot) but also can 'drag' a rock 10 feet or more than without sweeping, helping to make a good shot even better!

"Curling needs you!"

Welcome to the British Columbia Police Curling Association's championship website, promoting sport amoung police officers and raising funds for our charities

Curling Sweater Knitting Pattern- this would make a great silent auction item at our next spiel! #curling #sweater

Vintage Curling Sweater Knitting Pattern PDF File Instant Upload Pattern instructions and graphs for bulky Mans Bonspiel Curling Sweater (or for

Ailsa Craig, 104 acres of uninhabited island off the coast of Scotland.  THIS is where curling rocks are born... most other granites cannot withstand the violent collisions but this granite can...  Blue Hone Granite, there are others but this is the the most famous...

Ailsa Craig, 104 acres of uninhabited island off the coast of Scotland.

not a bad read....

With the Winter 2006 Olympics bringing Canada our first gold medal in curling, the sport's popularity is at an all-time high in this country, and its international presence

curling - sweeping

curling - sweeping

Broomstacking- our friends at Hollywood Curling.  Check out Kervin's awesome Heart of Stone shirts and other great apparel.

Broomstacking- our friends at Hollywood Curling. Check out Kervin's awesome Heart of Stone shirts and other great apparel.

Wausau WI was previously called Big Bull Falls... but the man who put Wausau on the map was Walter Duncan McIndoe, a Scotsman from Dombartonshire... he was already long dead (1873) by the time this photo was taken but he might have kown this location very intimately

Curling on the Loch, Lenzie, East Dunbartonshire 1910

great form... I know some skips who strike this pose...

World Curling Federation - History of Curling

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