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Learn To Curl

Learn to Curl- July 10, 2016
Learn to Curl- July 10, 2016
Sunday July 10th -- 9:20 a.m. until 11:40 a.m.

Price is $30 for 2 1/4 hours of off-ice and on-ice curling experience. You will also get a Learn-To-Curl t-shirt (supplies are limited).

Everyone must fill out a waiver before getting on the ice. You can find the waiver in our FAQ.

Available Qty: 49

Learn-To-Curl + July Mini-League (July 10-31)
Learn-To-Curl + July Mini-League (July 10-31)
Please fill-out the summer mini-league form if you have not already done so.

Price is $100 for a Learn-To-Curl plus 3 games.

Learn-To-Curl is July 10th from 9:20 a.m. until 11:40 a.m.. You will get 2 1/4 hours of off-ice and on-ice instruction. You will also get a Learn-To-Curl t-shirt (supplies are limited).

Games will be on July 17th, 24th and 31st and start at 9:45 a.m. until 11:40 a.m..

Everyone must fill out a waiver before getting on the ice. You can find the waiver in our FAQ.

See the FAQ for more details of the league.

Learn To Curl with the Lone Star Curling Club

We answer many of the questions you may have about taking a learn to curl program with us in our FAQ.

The sport of curling has grown dramatically in the U.S. in recent years, in large part because of the increase in television coverage of the sport in the last three Winter Olympics. The US Curling Association now has over 16,000 members and 165 clubs in 40 states.

Curling is fun and easy to learn. We’ve provided a variety of information and links to help you learn more about the sport. But don’t just read about. Come out and get on the ice!

History of Curling

The history of curling dates back to 16th century Scotland (more info in this link than you will likely ever want to know) where the rugged Scots curled on frozen lochs and marshes with heavy,odd-shaped rocks called ‘loafies. Curling in North America started in 1807 with the creation of the Royal Montreal Curling Club and in 1830 in the United States in Orchard Lake, Michigan. Click here for general information about the origins and history of the game.

Curling Basics
A good overview of curling equipment, playing the game and scoring can be found on Wikipedia. If you’d like to watch how it’s done, check out these instructional videos of curling basics, provided by  the Lethbridge Curling Club in Lethbridge, Alberta.

And there are a couple of sites that do a wonderful job of describing the basics of the game and common shots through animation – the Canadian Curling Association and the Curling Basics Site.

Curling Strategy
The former Lone Star Curling Club’s President,  Wayne Garman, grew up in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and has been curling since he could walk. Okay, that’s a bit of an exaggeration but not by much. Wayne knows the strategy of this game from every angle and his knowledge is shared in his blog Wayne’s Game and from previous articles he’s written. Learn from the master.

Curling Info, Rules, FAQs
The United States Curling Association (USCA) is the governing body of the sport in the U.S. and provides a variety of information about curling including news and general curling information, rules of the game and frequently asked questions.

Club Locator
If you’re trying to find a curling facility in the U.S., use the locator map – courtesy of the Kansas City Curling Club – to get a list of clubs and contact information across the country.