Welcome to our Club
Following is an outline of what we cover in our Introductory Sessions. It takes about 2 hrs.
We start with a general overview of the game. Anyone with curling experience will find lots of similarities with one big exception - no sweepers or others to help you make your shot - you're on your own! But, that's where the fun and challenge is.
Teams are led by a Skip, with Vice-skip, Second and Lead as the other positions, in a four person team. Most often, however, we play triples so the Second becomes the Vice-skip.
Some common terms you will hear right away and often:
Etiquette: Like many sports, etiquette is a big part of Bowls. Here are few things to keep in mind:
Basics of delivery