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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!

Men's World Championships Begins This Weekend - Watch Online and on NBC Universal Sports

Team John Shuster will represent the US at the World Championships in Moncton, New Brunswick, beginning April 4.

Official web site

Universal Sports Online Streaming and TV Coverage Info

Watch on CurlTV

Women's Worlds on TV and the Web by NBC Universal Sports

Games from the Women's World Curling Championship will be broadcast and webcast by NBC Universal Sports. Follow Debbie McCormick and Team USA as the competition begins this weekend:

2009 World Women's Curling Championship

Universal Sports curling page

Press release with tentative coverage schedule attached.

New Board Members Elected

Congratulations to the SFBACC's new vice president, Nikki Larrabure, and to at-large board of directors, Brian Zaitz and Stacey MacNeil. Thank you to all candidates for running!

Local Curler wins Bronze at U.S. Club Nationals

Congratulations to Gabrielle Coleman and her team from Washington in winning bronze at the U.S. Club Nationals! (Gabrielle trains here and in Seattle.)

Read more about their adventures at their team blog.

Club Nationals in progress

Games for U.S. Club Nationals began on Sunday, March 8. The SFBACC is not represented, but one of our members, Gabrielle Coleman, is also a member of the Granite Curling Club in Seattle and is skipping a team from there. Members of their team are live blogging at http://www.teamcoleman.net/.

Updated scores and standings can be found at the Utica Club website, and a live webcast for the event can be found at moguls.com.

Local Wheelchair Curler Finishes 4th at Worlds

Patrick McDonald and Team USA made it to the playoffs and finished 4th at the World Curling Championships last week. full results

Olympic Trials Results: McCormick and Shuster win, Local Club Member Finishes 8th

Team Debbie McCormick and Team John Shuster won the US Curling Olympic Trials last weekend in Broomfield, CO, and will represent the US at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. watch the women's final; watch the men's final

Bay Area Curling at Wheelchair Curling World Championships

Patrick McDonald will be curling this week in the Wheelchair Curling World Championships in Vancouver, BC. Patrick is the 5th for Team Augusto Perez. Follow the action: http://wwhcc.curlit.com/ More information is also available on the USCA Championships site: http://www.usacurl.org/curlingrocks/

Update: MoPac Mixed Nationals Playdowns Results

The Mountain Pacific (MoPac) regional playdowns for Mixed Nationals was held Feb 14 & 15 in Seattle. Team Halpenny (Brent Halpenny, Candace Seip, Mike Greenberg and Loreen Makishima - all SFBACC), Team Arnie Iwanick and Team Fred Maxie finished the round robin in a 3-way tie. Team Maxie won in playoffs and will represent MoPac at the championship in Medford, WI at the end of March. Team Maxie: Fred Maxie (AZ), Anne Stuhlman (NY), Richard Maskel (WI), Carol Ann Naso (AZ.)

Veterans' Curling February 18

We're going to hold a special learn-to-curl for a group from the Palo Alto VA hospital on Wednesday, February 18 from 10 am - noon. We're always looking for more volunteer help, so contact Brian corpevents@bayareacurling.com to volunteer. Gary Hicks is the event organizer.