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THE WEEKLY ANCHOR


THE WEEKLY ANCHOR
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Floor curling and fun keeps seniors active




by Deanna Mitchener Everyone seems to have a great 1 p.m. It is played just like regular and we will have teams coming
time and it is amazing how the new curling but without the cold ice from all over. It is getting hard to
Curling is not only a sport that is players are coming along." and we can use pusher sticks, with accommodate all the teams, as we
enjoyed over the winter months "Because we have so many teams still four to a team," said Biron. only have room for two floor rinks
and on a sheet of ice. The Pioneer playing we have to start early in "The end of January is our so it takes all day to get all the
Cabin offers floor curling all year the morning and the last draw is at Alberta Floor Curling Bonspiel teams through," said Biron.
long, and is a great way for seniors
to stay active, promoting
flexibility, and increased range of
motion and circulation.
Floor curling is becoming
popular for both seniors and
participants that may be in a
wheelchair. The sport allows
players of all abilities to compete
on a level playing field. Pusher
sticks can be used allowing those
in wheelchairs or with back or leg
problems to easily deliver the floor
curling rocks without bending
down.
Seniors enjoy getting together for
a friendly game each week at the
Edson Pioneer Cabin and they are
November 13th Ad all there for a good time and for
some socializing. A few seniors do
like to compete against each other
and take the sport a bit more
This handsome fellow is Rocky. seriously, motivating themselves to
This handsome fellow is Rocky.
be at their best. But the idea behind
Rocky is just over a year old floor curling is to just have fun and
Rocky is just over a year old
and described as a lover. stay active and to get out and
and described as a lover.
socialize.
He is easy going, loves cuddles Floor Curling is offered at the
He is easy going, loves cuddles
and is great with all animals
and is great with all animals Cabin every Wednesday and
and kids.
and kids. Thursday between 8:30 a.m. and
1 p.m. start times. Ken Biron
He could basically fit into any
He could basically fit into any said, "We have lots of teams this Alberta Williamson lines up her rock during the Pioneer Cabin's Floor Curling sport that was taking place on
home- would he fit in yours?
home- would he fit in yours? year, 14 altogether which is great. October 25. Alberta has only been floor curling for the past two years and gets right into the swing of things even
wearing green hair leading up to Halloween. photo Deanna Mitchener
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