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  • scottranda
    Charter Member
    • May 2015
    • 1743
    • Charlotte, NC

    BBQ and Curling

    It's not everyday you go curling with Olympians and have some BBQ.

    Traveling to Minneapolis, this work trip has its perks. Of course, the BBQ was underwhelming (no pictures because it was that underwhelming), but the curling was awesome!

    CurlingDog I suppose you're jealous....

    RonB Oh, and to throw in a reference to your football thread, the Carolina Panthers will be playing in that stadium behind me at the end of February.
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  • kmhfive
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    • Mar 2017
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    #2
    Cool!😎😉

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    • Spinaker
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      • Nov 2014
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      #3
      Great pictures! Very cool! Welcome to Minnesota! As you know curling is pretty big here. The Chaska Curling Center is about 5 miles south of where I live. The place is really nice. I hope you get to check it out. If you do, stop at Lions Tap, just down the road, a few miles. Best burgers on earth.

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      • CurlingDog
        CurlingDog commented
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        Spinaker if you have the chance with Chaska being just doen the road, keep your eyes out for their Learn To Curl events this year, especially being an Olympic year next winter. it's a great way to experience the sport. Takes a little time to learn and a lifetime to master.
    • cmiller0711
      Club Member
      • Jul 2017
      • 126
      • Atoka TN

      #4
      Awesome!

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      • JCGrill
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        • Mar 2017
        • 1762
        • Minneapolis / St Paul burbs
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        #5
        Kind of the wrong place for memorable BBQ, but we're working on it.

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        • RonB
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          • Apr 2016
          • 12831
          • Near Richmond VA
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          #6
          Neat! It looks like you had a great time.

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          • CurlingDog
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            • Sep 2014
            • 550
            • Port Washington, WI
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            #7
            Very nice scottranda ! Haven't been on the ice since late march... first ice isn't till 10/6, less than 60 days! We often provide a spanferkle for our Mens Invitational. there are a suprising number of decent BBQ'ers in the curling world and we often are doing ribs in the middle of winter to feed the masses. Very jealous indeed! #2018WINTEROLYMPICS !

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            • CurlingDog
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              • Sep 2014
              • 550
              • Port Washington, WI
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                gorilla gloves, bear paws

              #8
              Originally posted by scottranda View Post
              It's not everyday you go curling with Olympians and have some BBQ.

              Traveling to Minneapolis, this work trip has its perks. Of course, the BBQ was underwhelming (no pictures because it was that underwhelming), but the curling was awesome!

              CurlingDog I suppose you're jealous....

              RonB Oh, and to throw in a reference to your football thread, the Carolina Panthers will be playing in that stadium behind me at the end of February.
              Remind me to tell you about the time i curled with an Olympian, against another Olympian right before the 1996 Olympics in Nagano, Japan...

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              • scottranda
                scottranda commented
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                That sounds like fun! And a story you should tell me in Memphis in person.
            • FireMan
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              • Jul 2015
              • 7700
              • Bottom of Winnebago

              #9
              The Panthers in Minnesota in February? It's to cold for them.

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              • Karon Adams
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                • Feb 2015
                • 1515
                • Chattanooga TN
                • Karon Adams
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                #10
                I swear, we Scots can make ANYTHING a sport. shepherds bored, using their staves to knock rocks into holes? Golf. Bored? sliding rocks across the ice and using a broom to slow it down? Curling. tossing a giant tree, well, that's just silly...oh...wait.... tossing the caber, heck, there's even a sport to haggiss tossing. for women, cause even tossing lunch across a creek to the old man becomes a sport when you're bored enough!

                That's the Scots for ya!

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