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Reports made on behalf of the province of East Flanders.

Curling bowl,
I think played also in Canada, through people from Belgium or the Netherlands, old immigrants
Curling bowl is a game that is usually played 3 to 3 or 4 to 4. Matches are also given 2 to 2 or 1 to 1, but these are less likely.
Each player always has 1 turn to ball by end (end = all players played 1 time). The goal is to get as many bulbs as possible as close as possible to the team. He who has won 9 points first. One game takes 25 minutes on average.
The curling balls consist of wartex or wormwood and have an between 180mm and 225mm. The minimum thickness is 82 mm. The weight between 2.5 and 4.5 kg.

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Canon EOS 5D Mark II
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9/06/2011 14:30:50
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