Inside Curling

Inside Curling

Kevin Martin, Warren Hansen
May 21, 2020 1 hr 5 min

07: On the Rocks

Kevin and Warren launch into a very interesting discussion about curling stones, how they’re made, how they’re maintained, and why they're not all the same which ultimately creates different outcomes. There’s more talk of curling returning sooner than later. How is that gonna happen? Kevin loves the idea of 3 on 3! Jimmy forces the boys to pick one change that needs to be made in the game. Where are you now, Cathy King? What an intriguing family!
May 14, 2020 57 min

06: Faster, Higher, Stronger

KevIn brings us up to speed on a conversation he had withthe director of high performance for Curling Canada. How is Canada going to stay as one of the top curling nations in the world? What’s up with The Continental Cup not having a USA team? Why are clubs closing in Toronto and Vancouver? Is TV affecting live attendance? Kevin’s weekly instalment of “Where are they now?”
May 07, 2020 1 hr 2 min

05: Fill in the Blanks

The boys weigh in on changing blank ends...it might cost you points! Where have all the coaches gone? Many high level retired Canadian curlers have gone on to coach...but not here! We ask Kevin why he’s not coaching...his answer will surprise you! We get an email from a multi-time Brier participant who takes issue with the boys' opinion that maybe it’s time to get rid of the format that allows all provinces into the Brier.
Apr 30, 2020 1 hr 11 min

04: Time for an Upgrade

Kevin Martin and Warren take on what should happen and what needs to change with curling clubs. The boys talk about Mixed Doubles and where it will fit in down the road. Stick Curling! Where are you now, Carter Rycroft ?
Apr 27, 2020 1 hr 4 min

02: Let's All Get Along

Should curling look at going to a professional league like other sports or stay with single events? Should they start running men’s and women’s events together? What’s going to be the fall out from COVID-19? How’s it going to impact teams?
Apr 27, 2020 1 hr 4 min

03: Who Are These Guys?

What’s the story behind Kevin Martin taking up curling when he was a great hockey player? How much does it cost to run and team and how do they split the cash? You’re going to be exhausted when you hear how hard Kevin practised every single day. And the boys weigh in on what to do about junior curling!
Apr 20, 2020 54 min

01: The Debut Episode of Inside Curling

Warren Hansen: the guru of the sport! Kevin Martin: the greatest curler in the world! We dive right into the late 90s when Kevin Martin finally put his foot down and said enough is enough. It's time for us to get paid! What needs to happen and what changes have to made for curling to continue as one of the fastest-growing sports. A couple of hilarious stories about John Morris and Don Walchuk.