Winter Olympics 2014
History of Curling
The game was started as throwing stones over ice on frozen ponds in Scotland. The first international events with curling were In the 19th century. The first rules for curling are thought to have been formed in 1838.
No one knows who played the first game of curling or developed the rules.
How to Play Curling
Canada won two gold medals, Great Britain won a silver and a bronze, and Sweden also won a silver and a bronze. No one else won medals in curling this year.
The USA women's team didn't do very well, but here are their players: Erika Brown, Deborah Mccormick, Ann Swisshelm, Jessica Schultz, and Alison Pottinger.