Tag Archives: curling etiquette

Tag Archives: curling etiquette

House Call: A word about swearing, smack talk, broom bashing and other tomfoolery

March 6, 2013

Curling is a game. No match, that I know of (though perhaps it would make good reality TV), has ever been to the death. In league play there is no car on the line; in fact, there’s very little money on the line. At most we’re usually talking enough money to cover the bar tab after the game.

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Around the House: Curling etiquette

October 6, 2010

I remember it clearly: during one of the first games I ever curled, my skip gave me the evil eye as I slid down the side of the sheet talking to one of my teammates.

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