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How Much Do You Know About the Sport of Curling?
by Heather Cahill
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Calling all lead, second, third and skips! Do you know how to stop a rock from curling? How about what equipment you need to play?

The game originated in the 1500s, and it has gained popularity throughout the years. Some of the largest countries in the world have a deep passion for the sport and they are home to some of the most highly respected players in the game. Speaking of respect, did you know that curling teams hold respect as one of their core values when participating in the sport? Teams will never trash talk each other.

If you think you're an expert on the rules of the game, get ready to test your expertise on some miscellaneous facts as well! Do you know some of the famous players around the world? How about the history of the sport? Knowing how your favorite sport originated is not only interesting, but also a great way to learn about how the sport came to be today.

Curling fans have proven their dedication and love for the sport since it was invented. If you're a true fan of curling, you'll have no trouble with this quiz. So if you're ready to play, take your shot and see how many points you can score!

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