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Think you could be an Olympic curler? Don’t make these women laugh.

The U.S. women’s team is aiming for its first medal in the not-so-easy “Swiffer sport.”

Washington Post
Jan 31, 2018 · 7 min read
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U.S. Olympic curling team member Tabitha Peterson releases a stone during practice at the Western Fair Sports Centre in London, Ontario on January 10, 2018. Photo: Mark Felix for The Washington Post.

By Karen Heller

LONDON, Ontario — American curling champion Tabitha Peterson has heard it all: Anyone can curl. My grandmother can curl. The Swiffer sport. Housekeeping comes to the Winter Games.

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