Join a Beginners Course

Ready to spend more time on the ice after a Try Curling or group session? New to the game and keen to take up the sport? Then this is the course for you! Over three sessions, a certified coach will teach you all you need to know about how the game is played and get you confidently delivering and sweeping stones.

The £50 cost of a Beginners Course includes a New Stones Club session where you can put your new knowledge to the test!

Not able to attend a Beginners Course? Don’t worry! You can gain experience on the ice by attending a Thursday Drop In Session or joining our New Stones Beginners Club.

Course Format

The course is run over 3 sessions:

  • Session 1 is designed to get you onto the ice safely and to get you delivering a curling stone, with elements of sweeping and a basic understanding of the rules. The first session runs from 8:30 a.m. until noon.
  • Session 2 will further develop your skills and knowledge of delivery and sweeping and end with a game with your classmates. The second session is from 9 a.m. until noon.
  • During Session 3, you’ll be invited to join a session of your choosing with our New Stones, the Murrayfield beginners club. With guidance from a certified coach, you’ll bring all your knowledge together and put it into practice in a full game. Participants may choose the date and time of their third session with the New Stones.

Tuesday night sessions run from 6:30 p.m. until 9:45 p.m.

In no time you’ll be putting your new knowledge into practice!

Questions about the Beginners Course? Please contact us.