Media opportunities are available both prior to and during the Championships

Information Guide

A Media Information Guide with logistical information regarding credentialing, facilities, media opportunities, and other information regarding the Championships.
Updated February 12, 2017

Championships Primer

We have a quick 2-page primer on the Championships and a Curling 101 explaining the basics of the sport, common terms, and strategy.

Prior to Championships

Media Day

A Media Day event will be held at XFINITY Arena on Friday, February 10th from 1pm – 4pm. Interviews and photos with competitors and representatives from the US Curling Association (USCA) and the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) will be available.

In addition, we invite members of the media to join us for a special on-ice curling session! Try curling first-hand and play with competitors. Photo and video filming opportunities will be available.

We kindly request a notice that you wish to attend the Media Day. Please complete the USCA Media Credential Request form and email Tom FitzGerald, Media Coordinator to reserve a spot for the event.

Interviews, Background, and other Media Requests

Please send interview and background requests directly to Tom Fitzgerald, Media Coordinator.

During Championships

For immediate credentialing requests during the Championship, please contact Charlie Anthe, Marketing Chair directly.

Introduction to Curling

For a brief 2-minute overview of curling, the World Curling Federation has posted a fun video explaining the sport.