Episode 2 includes an interview with Andrew Catalon, who handled all of the play-by-play curling coverage for NBC during the Olympics in Sochi in 2014 and Vancouver in 2010. On the podcast, we discuss his experience providing curling commentary and what fans should expect when they tune in to watch Curling Night in America, the new made-for-TV curling event on NBC Sports Network that begins airing TONIGHT, January 23rd, and runs for 6 weeks.
Episode 2 also includes a new segment called, What to Watch For, which explain different elements of curling and other concepts for new and casual fans, also outlined in Curling: The Casual Fan's Guide. This week we discuss how skips direct their teammates to execute a particular shot without ever saying a word.
The Hit The Broom podcast is all about curling and the fan experience. We discuss current events in the world of curling and talk with the athletes, coaches, media experts and fans that know the sport best.