VIDEO: Curling Stones - From Island to Ice

  • Photo © WCF / Richard Gray

Just over 8 miles off the West Coast of Scotland in the United Kingdom is an island called Ailsa Craig. This volcanic plug forms an iconic backdrop to Turnberry golf course and also one of the UK's most important bird sanctuaries.

The granite which makes up the island cannot be found elsewhere and is used by Kays of Scotland to make the majority of the world's Curling stones.

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