Monday nights at the Balgonie Curling Club has been the site to see the newest crop of curlers to come upon the Saskatchewan curling scene. Sixteen youngsters between the ages of 6-8 attended six, one hour curling lessons that introduced them to the sport. Using tools such as PVC rocks and curling sticks, these young curlers were instructed with the fundamentals of sliding, sweeping and scoring.
FUN:)CURL is a new program that is being developed and tested by CURLSASK staff and sanctioned instructors specifically for this age group. CURLSASK has run clinics in Swift Current and Cumberland House that were two hours in length. More information on the program may be found under Youth Programs. The objective of the program is create the guide and tool kit for clubs to use if they wish to introduce this age group to the sport.