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Why one tiny Scottish island is key to every Olympic curling stone

Why one tiny Scottish island is key to every Olympic curling stone

Nature has been very kind to us. The Ailsa Craig has been known for fine granite for curling stones for over a century. Andrew Kay knew it and people even before Andrew Kay knew to use Ailsa Craig granite for curling stones. You can go through history and you’ll find even over two hundred years …

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Curling Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Curling Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Pyeongchang 2018 – Stories To Watch. Curling. Curling appeared at the Olympics in 1924. After that it dipped on and off as a demonstration sport mainly, but did not become an Olympic regular again till 1998. The game itself rewards good concentration, steady nerves and team strategy, with one person sliding the rock and one …

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How to begin cross-country skiing | Step-by-step descriptions for beginners

How to begin cross-country skiing | Step-by-step descriptions for beginners

There must be something more to life than just playing computer games. I am going to go skiing, OK. These are like ordinary skis. You need special tracks in the snow, to use these skis. Fantastic. These skis… you can use them in the snow. You do not need special tracks for these skis to …