Evie Fortier

Setup – the importance of the slide foot position

In curling, as in golf, the hallmark of an accomplished and successful player is consistency: simply the ability to execute repeatedly the act of throwing a curling stone correctly, that is on the line of delivery, with the correct weight, and with the correct and appropriate rotation applied to the stone. While there are a number of factors that combine to create a successful curling shot – after all, every shot is a TEAM shot – the characteristic skill of