Group Tries To Resurrect Curling Club

Some people in the St. Louis area are trying to resurrect a local curling club as the Winter Olympics takes place in Russia. The "St. Louis Post-Dispatch" reports the St. Louis Curling Club is having informational meetings to drum up interest, and will have a demonstration at 3 p.m. Thursday in Chesterfield at the Hardee's Iceplex. Nancy Rogers with the club tells the paper she loves the competition in the sport, but there are challenges because most people in the area don't know anything about curling.

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