The Russ Howard Story
“I had won many championships, world and Canadian championships, Ontario and New Brunswick championships. I had won hundreds of bonspiels and cashed scores of first-place cheques. I have a basement full of trophies and medals, but nothing could compare to the moment I was experiencing now; nothing could ever match the newest reward that was hanging from my neck.”
From Hurry Hard, Chapter 1
It was a long journey for Russ Howard from his childhood in small-town
A career that started on a quiet, lonely rink in
With award-winning journalist Bob Weeks, Russ Howard takes us on his personal journey through forty years of playing the game he loves: championships won and lost, the characters in the game, ever-changing teams and teammates, personal triumph and heartbreak, and an inside view of the curling world from one of the greatest in the sport.
Title: Hurry Hard
Author: Russ Howard; Bob Weeks