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Established in 1958, the San Francisco Bay Area Curling Club is the oldest arena curling club in the United States. SFBACC is a nationally-recognized leader in curling development, providing learning opportunities, youth scholarships, competitive development, recreational leagues, corporate and private events, and more. We teach thousands of Bay Area residents to curl every year!

Now, we are raising funds to build a dedicated curling center right here in the Bay Area so that we can take these programs to the next level. But we can't do it without your support. Please join us and make your tax-deductible gift today: DONATE NOW!

A Year-end Letter from the President...

Hello SFBACC curlers and friends,

As we wrap up 2009, it may have been a tough financial year for most of us. However, our club seems to continue to grow. When I joined the club before the 2006 Olympic surge we had at most 20 active curlers, today we have that many attend the monthly board meetings. Every season, we worry about having enough curlers to fill a league, and yet we have done this non-stop since January 2006. Absolutely unbelievable!

I want to thank all of you for the support that you have given to grow our club. I won't name names, because I'm sure to

December All-Club Meeting (Unofficial) Notes

Here are Gabrielle's personal notes from the all-club meeting on Tues, Dec 15. (These aren't official minutes.)

Team Sieg wins Seattle Holiday Spiel

Congrats to Team Sieg (Lyle Sieg, Gabrielle Coleman, Barry Ivy and Karen Officer) for winning the Seattle Curling Club's Holiday Spiel this weekend.

U.S. Mixed Doubles Championship is in progress

The U.S. Mixed Doubles Championship is in progress December 3-6, 2009 at the Granite Curling Club in Seattle. SFBACC's own Gabrielle Coleman and Barry Ivy participated, starting out with two victories but unfortunately ending up with two wins and three losses, out of the playoffs.

Follow the action at the Granite Curling Club's website.

SFBACC and 49ers Vernon Davis - AP Video now Online

Here's the video you've all been waiting for: Vernon Davis curling with the SFBACC!

And again, many thanks to Vernon Davis, the 49ers, AP videographer, Haven Daley, and everyone else who organized and participated in this!

Meeting, Party and Teach Sharks Employees to Curl - Tuesday, Dec 15

**NEW TIME - Meeting at 7:30, party at 8:30, curling at 9:30***

We've got a big day on Tuesday, December 15 in San Jose - we'll have an all-club meeting starting at 7 pm, a party with Sharks Ice employees, and we'll teach the Sharks staff to curl from 9:30-11:30 pm. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend all of these events! For the meeting, we'll most likely be in the small conference room near the pool table in Stanley's.

Interested in Officiating?

Granite is still looking for help with the Mixed Doubles Nat'l Championships Dec 3-6. Totally new and inexperienced folks are welcome! Here's the email from head official, Joe Roberts:

GCC Members,

Join the MoPac Google Discussion Group!

In an effort to build community and communication in the region - a MoPac discussion group has been started. This is a place to go to get more information about our regional bonspiels and playdowns and to ask questions and stay informed about MoPac issues. Please join!