Tag Archives: ice maker

Tag Archives: ice maker

House Call: Advice from an icemaker

October 16, 2013

After a game of curling, there often seems to be a disconnect between the ice conditions and how players think the ice affected their game. Time and time again missed shots are blamed on poor ice conditions.

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Making Great Ice: Bonspiels and Wish Lists

November 19, 2012

It’s already November, which means we are now getting into bonspiel season at curling centres across the country.

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Making Great Ice: A Day in the Life at a Curling Championship

March 22, 2012

Here we are at Day 21 in the stretch of ice making at two championship events: the Tim Hortons Brier and the Ford World Women’s Curling Championships. For the icemakers, this is what our typical day looks like.

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Making Great Ice: Just another day…

January 26, 2012

Just another day at a championship.

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Making Great Ice: As Seen on TV

December 29, 2011

Soon it will be that time of year when every curler in Canada wants 15-second ice and five feet of curl – a club ice tech’s nightmare.  Let’s put everything in perspective.

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