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AIR DATE: August 23, 2010

If August is a little too hot and dry for your taste, then how about doing something with a touch of winter this weekend? The Las Vegas Curling Club - that's right, there is a local group that slides stones down the ice towards the target even though you thought they only did it in Minnesota and Canada - will be holding a beginners' clinic this weekend at the Las Vegas Ice Center. We talk with a couple of local enthusiasts and Nick Kitinski of the United States Curling Association about the sport and what it takes to make a great curler.

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Nick Kitinski, US Curling Assoc
Zach Conine, LV Curling Club
Teresa Vente, LV Curling Club
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    I live in New Hampshire but I will be Henderson for the winter months, I have curled at the Nashua Country Club for 14 years. Please tell me where you are located and when you curl. Good Curling Barbara Bechard
    Barbara BechardFeb 20, 2012 17:44:25 PM
    When are you playing next? My wife and I would love to come and tryit out!
    MannyDec 12, 2011 18:57:34 PM
    Sabra and Everyone:

    For sure, you can come down if you're a novice. In fact, we expect that everyone except the instructors will be new to curling, and that's the whole idea. This Saturday, August 14th, from 2-4:30 at Las Vegas Ice on Flamingo. Please wear rubber soled shoes and comfortable clothes.

    We're on Facebook (Las Vegas Curling Club) and Twitter (@lasvegascurling) if you need more information. We can also be reached at lasvegascurling@gmail.com.

    Hope to see you there! Zach

    Zach ConineAug 11, 2010 19:52:32 PM
    I heard about your curling club just the other day (30 Oct 2011)....I would love to join and partake as I curled back in the day (Nov 1960-Minnesota) and would enjoy the sport again.... Please contact me via my e-mail address, and/or via my mobile phone @ 734.377.6560....thank you
    Emory L StevensNov 1, 2011 13:11:04 PM
    Greetings! I heard about the Las Vegas Curling Club on SoN this morning and would love to check it out! I was driving, so I didn't get all of the details. Did I hear that there is a Curling clinic this Saturday, the 14th? Can novices come on down? Thank you, Sabra Thank you!
    Sabra McWhirterAug 11, 2010 13:26:25 PM
    It is never too late....December 11th, 2011 at 6:30pm, Las Vegas Ice Center.
    Nick KitinskiDec 7, 2011 22:52:47 PM
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