Welcome to curling! The origin of the sport (History part 1)

Our Welcome to Curling series is designed to help newcomers to the sport understand what they’re watching during the 2022 Olympics and beyond. In this episode, we cover the history of the sport from the frozen lochs of Scotland through its evolution into what we recognize today. We are joined by Ryan Nagelhout, a sports writer and podcaster who covers Buffalo sports.

Additional episodes in this series go deeper into the game of curling, including the rules, strategy and terminology of the game.

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