Curling For Dummies by Bob Weeks

By Bob Weeks

With the wintry weather 2006 Olympics bringing Canada our first gold medal in curling, the sport's attractiveness is at an all-time excessive during this kingdom, and its foreign presence is turning out to be. within the 5 years because the book of the 1st version of Curling For Dummies, Canadian attendance at curling tournaments and viewership of televised curling has skyrocketed. Twenty new countries have joined the realm Curling Federation.
Curling’s profile isn't the single factor that's replaced because the first variation was once released — so too have the game's ideas, gear, and method. Profiles of avid gamers, listings of tv assurance and occasions, and remarkable curling photographs additionally must be up-to-date for the second one variation. because the such a lot complete and updated ebook on hand, Curling For Dummies will stay the last word curling e-book, for fanatics, avid gamers, and coaches.

Show description

Read Online or Download Curling For Dummies PDF

Similar canada books

Deadlock in Korea: Canadians at War, 1950-1953

Among 1950 and 1953, approximately 30,000 Canadian volunteers joined the hassle to comprise communist incursions into South Korea and help the fledgling United international locations. all of the prone have been there and all served with contrast. The Royal Canadian military led a bold rescue of troops from the port of Chinnampo in 1950; participants of the Princess Patricia's Canadian gentle Infantry gained the top US conflict honour at Kap'yong in April 1951; the Vandoos grew to become the tide atHill 355; and twice--at Hill 355 in October 1952 and Hill 187 in may possibly 1953--members of the Royal Canadian Regiment held enterprise opposed to forces that tremendously outnumbered them.

The Book of Trees

While Mia, a Jewish youngster from Ontario, is going to Israel to spend the summer season learning at a yeshiva, or seminary, she desires to hook up with the land and deepen her knowing of Judaism. notwithstanding, Mia's summer time plans pass off target whilst she falls in love with a non-Jewish vacationer, Andrew. via him, Mia learns concerning the Israeli career of Palestinian land and starts off to questions her Zionist aspirations.

Multicultural Resources on the Internet: The United States and Canada (Teacher Ideas Press)

Designed as a study relief, this paintings presents information regarding American and Canadian net and internet resources that take care of multicultural matters. particular cultures and ethnicities are lined, and an entire net deal with and short annotation is given for every web site.

Top 10 Vancouver & Victoria (Eyewitness Top 10 Travel Guides)

No matter if you are looking to delight in the best delicacies or consume good on a constrained price range, remain within the most magnificent motels or locate nice bargains on hostels and B&Bs, Eyewitness best 10 trip courses offer worthwhile info from neighborhood specialists, all of in order to assist you notice the simplest of every little thing at each one vacation spot.

Extra info for Curling For Dummies

Sample text

Staterooms are also on the simple side and, for most people, will do nicely for a night or two, but might become a little too spartan feeling after a week or more of port-hopping. , people without the money to afford passage on a cruise ship) opt to take ''deck space" on the ferries. This means they camp out with their sleeping bags in whatever comfortable spot they can find. We aren't fancy travelers, but this idea doesn't do much for our sense of vacation aesthetics. Unlike cruises, everything on a ferry is à la carteyou pay for passage (rates dependent upon accommodation classification) and anything else is extra.

No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the written permission of the publisher. The publisher, author, affiliated individuals and companies disclaim any responsibility for any injury, harm, or illness that may occur to anyone through, or by use of, the information in this book. Every effort was made to insure the accuracy of information in this book, but the publisher and author do not assume, and hereby disclaim, any liability for any loss or damage caused by errors, omissions, misleading information or potential travel problems caused by this guide, even if such errors or omissions are the result of negligence, accident or any other cause.

Page vi PREFACE This book is intended as both an information source and a cruise companion to the many Alaska-bound travelers ready to discover the best of what this fascinating state has to offer. This compact guide will enable first-time and repeat Alaska visitors to select the cruise that's right for them and, once the cruising has begun, to get the most enjoyment from their time onboard and while in port. Collect a stack of brochures from your travel agent and check what's in this book against what ''they" say.

Download PDF sample

Rated 5.00 of 5 – based on 17 votes