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Seattle curling club takes its sport seriously — and its fun on the rocks from the Seattle Times Pacific NW Magazine of May 26, 2024.
Throwing Stones with Granite Curling Club from The Stranger, January 4, 2024
The Granite Curling Club of Seattle builds camaraderie on the rocks from the Seattle Times Pacific NW Magazine in January 2023
Team USA coach was introduced to curling at Seattle’s Granite Curling Club, on KING5 from February 2022
Seattle’s historic Granite Curling Club is still going strong, on SEA Today from February 2022
Olympic Hopeless: Jake and Mimi attempt curling, on KING5 from February 2022
Want to try curling? There's no better spot than Seattle's Granite Curling Club, from February 2022 on KOMO's Seattle Refined
Team USA curling coach has ties to this Seattle curling club, on KING5 from February 2022
Fateful twist led Edmonds native Beighton to Winter Olympics, January 2022 in HeraldNet
Let's Go Places: Curl like a champion, from January 2022 KOMO's Seattle Refined
Take a Look at Curling's Popularity Through These Local U.S. Programs, January 2022 in Parade Magazine
Don’t like chairlifts and ski slopes, but want to try a winter sport? Here are some Seattle-area ideas. December 2019 in The Seattle Times
Granite Curling Club teaches disabled veterans how to curl like champions, June 2018 on KING5
The U.S. just won a curling gold medal. So let’s visit the Seattle club where champions are made, February 2018 in The Seattle Times
Seattle’s connection to the 2018 U.S. Olympic curling team, February 2018 in The Seattle Times
Seattle Curlers Hope to Earn Spot in Pyeongchang, August 2017, on KING5
Adaptive Curling Clinic for Local Veterans, 2017
Curling Draws Local Interest, 2010, in Kent Reporter
Mixed Doubles Curling Champions From Seattle, 2010, on the USA Curling "Team USA" site, features quotes and information about the win by GCC members Sharon Vukich and Mike Calcagno
Romancing The Stone, 2002, by Jim Caple, a Senior Writer for ESPN.com. It really captures all the good things about curling and why we love it. And we're not just talking about the quotes from GCC members Doug Kauffman, Jason Larway, and Joel Larway


Seattle Kraken partner Smartsheet hosts event for Special Olympics Washington from Fox 13 in February 2023
Getting ready for the Winter Olympics with curling - Terry Tries It, from KING5 February 2022
KCPQ TV host Kaci Aitchison learns how to curl at GCC, 2010 [9:34 min]
KIRO TV coverage of the 2007 Junior Nationals competition at GCC [1:45 min]
Seattle Granite Curling Club 2008-2009
April Spiel 2006 (Mardi Gras) - Granite Curling Club, Seattle
Evening Magazine on Curling in Seattle
Meet members of the Granite Curling Club in Seattle, Washington who explain this unique Olympic sport, 2010


These Seattleites are serious about curling, March 2018 from KUOW
The Rock Is In The House, 2002, by Robert Smith of NPR. GCC member Joel Larway was interviewed for the National Public Radio show Weekend Edition. [4:54 min]

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2022 PNWCA Senior Playdowns - Photos by Will and Dave Dimmit
2022 Holiday Spiel - Photos by Ray Kwan
2022 Holiday Spiel Part 1 - Photos by Dave Dimmit
2022 Holiday Spiel Part 2 - Photos by Dave Dimmit
2022 Let's Get Pickled Spiel - Photos by Ray Kwan
The Van Wieringen rink (Barry Van Wierengen, Josh Freedman, Andrea Katkansky, Jill Jackson) scores an 8-ender (photo on this page) in March 2010 during GCC's Monday Open League.
2009 Open House - Photos by Alan Berner of the Seattle Times
2006 April Bonspiel - Photos by Steve S.
2003 Fall Bonspiel