The —21 curling season will begin in August and will end in May Note: In events with two genders, the men's tournament winners will be listed before the women's tournament winners. Cancelled . Grand Slam events in bold.
Every four years, the Winter Olympics roll around — and practitioners of curling have to put up with the same lame jokes. Other athletes work hard to train their skills and tone their bodies, while curlers are more preoccupied with the latest Dairy Queen special , the thinking goes. After all, how much athleticism can it take to push a stone along a sheet of ice in a game that isn't exactly what you'd call fast-paced? They aren't just a fun novelty; the calendars raised thousands and thousands of dollars for charity. The Curling News produced its first Women of Curling calendar for
After all, proceeds go to charity. But there's a little more to it for Walker. She said there's a double standard when it comes to the way people view this project.