The sport of curling has been around a long time, originating in Scotland hundreds of years ago. But since the United States men's team took home the bronze medal in 2006, interest in the sport in the U.S. has surged. The Brainerd Lakes Curling Association was started shortly after those Olympics.
The BLCA started its 2010-2011 season on Halloween and will run on Sunday nights through March at the Gold Medal Arena in the Brainerd Area Civic Center.
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