40: Expanding The Brier and Scotties to 18 Teams; Our Guest: "The Connor McDavid of Curling"


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By Inside Curling with Kevin Martin & Warren Hansen, Kevin Martin, and Warren Hansen. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
We're joined by BC skip Tyler Tardi, who won a record three straight Canadian junior titles and back to back world junior championships! He jumps in on a number of curling topics including: The expansion of this year's field at the Brier and Scotties, going from 16 to 18 teams. We get into why clubs should start allowing more curling variations, like mixed doubles or triples. Kevin has the latest on spiels across the world. The Rules of curling: Warren discusses the history of the hog line rule…and why is it called a hog line? The history of the Purple Heart and our poll on who should receive them, particularly with the new wild card teams being added this year

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