Luvi Silverberg
November 19, 2022

How to be Good at Curling


Curling is one of those sports that looks a lot more complicated than it actually is. The rules are simple and straightforward, the equipment you'll need is inexpensive, and even if you're not an athlete or a fitness fanatic, it's easy to learn how to curling. All you need to do is get out on the ice with some friends, follow these simple tips and you'll be curling like a pro in no time!

Learning to curling is not as complicated as it looks.

Learning to curl is not as complicated as it looks. Curling is a fun sport for all ages, and you can find curling leagues near you. You can learn to curl at a curling club or on your own if there isn't one in your area. Some resources online will also help you learn how to play the game and be successful at it.

  • As with any sport, knowing what's going on around you helps a lot when trying out new activities—and this extends to anything from tennis matches to weightlifting events! If possible, check out local clubs or organizations that offer instruction; these groups often have equipment available so that people who are just starting out can try things out before buying their own sets (which usually aren't cheap). The key here is making sure everything feels comfortable before moving forward too quickly--it's always better safe than sorry!

Get the basics down first.

You'll want to start by learning the basics of how to slide on the ice, how to sweep and throw a stone. These skills are best learned at a curling rink or in your backyard. You can also watch videos online if you're feeling ambitious! Once you've gotten these skills down, it's time for some practice rounds with friends or family members who are interested in learning as well.

Learn the rules.

The rules are not complicated and you’ll need to know them if you want to be a good curler. You can learn them in a few minutes, but there are so many of them that it’s important to keep up with the changes that happen from year to year. Here are some of the basic rules:

  • The game is played on ice in a rink, with 8 players per team (4 women and 4 men).

  • Each end lasts 10 ends or roughly 30 minutes during which each team throws 8 rocks down the sheet trying to knock as many other rocks out of play as possible. The winner is determined by which team has more points at the end of 10 ends (or 20 half-ends).

  • Points come from stones that have been knocked out of play or removed from their original position; however, only stones lying within certain rings near each end zone count for points — those outside these rings don’t count anything even if they were once inside them when first thrown down by either side!

Keep practicing!

Remember, your goal is to be good at curling. The best way to become good at curling is to practice it! Keep practicing and you'll get better each time.

You may not get it right the first time or even the second or third time, but if you keep working at it, you'll eventually get there. Don't worry if things don't go well immediately; just remember that there's always room for improvement.

The best advice is: don't be afraid of asking for help or trying something new. If someone offers tips on how they think they could improve their game by doing something differently, then try giving those ideas a shot too! You might find some new techniques work well with your style of play - just remember what works best for YOU!

Curling is a lot of fun and anyone can do it!

As a sport, curling is a lot of fun. It's also great exercise and can be done with friends or family members. You can even play with kids who are too young to go out on the ice!

While there are many skills needed for curling, it's easy to start playing right away. There are only two pieces of equipment needed to learn how to curl: an indoor or outdoor curling rink and some stones (the rocks used in the game). If possible, find a club near you where members will teach you how to curl properly before heading out onto the ice yourself—but if there isn't one near you at all, don't worry; we've got your back! The goal here is simply finding somewhere safe where no one will get hurt while learning more about this awesome sport


Learning how to curling is easy, and it’s a lot of fun. You don’t need to be an athlete or even have any experience with sports to get into this game. All you need is some basic supplies, like stones and brooms, and then all it takes is some practice! We hope that if you try curling out at least once in your life, it will become one of your favorite hobbies too!