Tag Archives: Andrew Atherton

Tag Archives: Andrew Atherton

Dreaming big, on and off the ice

“You can do anything if you put the work in,” says Nova Scotia’s Mary Fay, who is stepping away from curling to pursue studies at Queen’s University with the goal of becoming a doctor (WCF/Marissa Tiel photo)
June 23, 2016

(Story by Cathlia Ward) At just 18 years of age, Mary Fay has quickly risen to Canadian and world curling stardom. The Chester, N.S., native captured the 2016 Youth Olympic gold medal, the 2016 Canadian Junior Championship and the 2016 Junior World Championship all in the span of about a month and a half. Pretty crazy for a grade 12 student, right? “(Curling) has made the past 10 years so enjoyable and I wouldn’t change a thing,” Fay says now, after what many would consider a dream curling season. “Curling has just given me so much that I could never ...

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Around the House: All in the family at the curling club

March 30, 2011

See the photo that accompanies this Around The House blog? It’s a partial shot of someone standing in the house, holding the broom. A typical curling scene.

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