The Lake Placid Curling Club will be hosting a curling event on Pontiac Bay (near the ice castle) during Winter Carnival.
On February 1st, from 12:00-1:00 this year, we will be having a public participation event.
Participants can pay $3.00 - to throw three stones.
1 practice stone, 1 shot closest to "the button", and 1 take-out shot.
The winner will be whoever is "closest" to the button and completes the "take-out" shot.
For additional info, go to http://www.saranaclakewintercarnival.com/schedule/sporting-events/curling-exhibition
The second week of league play concluded with the following results:
Team Stearns over Team Benson
Team Steinbrueck over Team Porter
Team Kobe over Team Friedman
Team Northrup over Team Chapin
The resulting standings can be found here.
Week #3 of League Play occurs on December 8th.
Happy Thanksgiving to Everyone!
We will be selecting this season's teams today! Please be at Saranac Lake Civic Center by 2:50 so we can take care of finishing up paperwork and get team selection taken care of before we are out on the ice.
SCIENCE FRICTION-understanding the thinking behind curling....
This link will bring you to a CNN article which looks at the science behind curling...and the importance of sweeping:
Check it out!
LPCC has received 501(c)3 tax exempt status
from the IRS. We can now accept tax free donations! If you or your business would like to contribute, please feel free to email the club at
contact Amber McKernan at 518-327-3223.
If you have any tax related questions, see www.irs.gov for additional information.