Packed with easy-to-follow illustrations explaining curling strategy.
From hogs and hacks to brooms and bonspiels - your ultimate guide to curling!
This updated guide has curling covered, from game fundamentals to complex strategy. Whether you're a rookie or seasoned player, fan or coach, this is the curling book for you. Armed with the many tips and pointers in this fun, friendly book, you'll have no excuse not to head down to your local club and get curling!
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Bob Weeks is the editor and co-publisher of the Ontario Curling Report, which is now in its thirty-first year of publishing. And for 16 years, he has written a weekly column on curling in The Globe and Mail, while providing coverage of curling's major events for Canada's national newspaper. He has written on curling for publications across Canada and is a regular commentator on both radio and television.
He is a two-time winner of the Scotty Harper Award for the top curling story in Canada, and in 1995 he wrote The Brier: The History of Canada's Most Celebrated Curling Championship, the first comprehensive history of that great event.
When not writing about curling, Bob is the editor of SCORE Golf Magazine, Canada's leading golf publication. He is also heard talking about golf on a nationally syndicated radio program and appears frequently on TSN.
Just in time for the Winter Olympics! If you study this useful handbook to the art and skill of curling, you will appreciate its combination of physical probity, intellectual... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Plato
A terrific book in a very useful series of books. Now I can understand the rules and strategies! Even Nancy Kwan wants to cover curling in her new position at Fox Sports....Published on August 6, 2013 by Acornbooksnorthwest
Easy read lots of information a must for every person who wants to learn about the great sport of curlingPublished on June 11, 2013 by Amazon Customer
Amazon is the best! I purchased "Curling for Dummies" for my brother and he loved it! It is easy text. Nothing above your head talk. Amazon has fast and efficient service. Read morePublished on March 3, 2011 by kaw
From the perspective of the person who curled for several years 8 years ago and is now getting back into the sport by founding a new club, this is a great book with a look of good... Read morePublished on February 27, 2010 by Amazon Customer
I picked up curling just after the 2006 Olympics. This book does a pretty good job covering all the aspects of curling, from scoring, sweeping, delivery, and more. Read morePublished on April 26, 2007 by N. Witcraft
This book really helped me out. I was doing a research project on Curling and it really came in handy. It had all the information in it that I needed.Published on January 11, 2007 by Jessica M. Bohlmann