Curling For Dummies, 2nd Edition
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Why should you take up curling? People who curl seem to share a certain fun-loving attitude toward this winter pastime. Even at national and world championships, players in the middle of a high-stakes game have been known to share a few laughs. (Imagine seeing that at a hockey or football game!) Here are some of the best reasons to curl:

  • You can play at any age.

  • Both sexes can play. (And curling with your significant other can be a lot of fun!)

  • The rules are easy to learn.

  • You don’t have to pay a lot to play.

  • Curling is good for your health.

  • Curling is wheelchair accessible.

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Bob Weeks is a senior reporter and analyst for The Sports Network in Canada. He was the editor of the Ontario Curling Report for 30 years, and the curling columnist for The Globe and Mail for more than 25 years.

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