Playing with food: Laramie carries on turkey curling tradition for charity (November 21, 2012)

Wyoming is full of winter sports aficionados, and curling is a popular one. But this is the only place I know of that hosts a tournament where people curl turkeys for charity. I tried it. It’s hard.

Turkey Curling Postcard

“Curling has developed a competitive following in Laramie in recent years… but the age-old winter sport has developed a softer, sillier side once a year to benefit local charities. Wyoming Public Radio’s Senior Poultry correspondent Rebecca Martinez attended the town’s annual Turkey Curling tournament last weekend and filed this postcard.”

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About gumshuz

I'm a writer and journalist living in Wyoming. Audio is my passion. My reporting has aired on Naitonal Public Radio, Wyoming Public Radio, BBC/PRI, APM and WAMU. My writing has been published in The News Leader, the Daily News-Record and The Star-Ledger. I deal in Americana and the human condition.
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