The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

The Royal Caledonian Curling Club

National Governing Body for Curling in Scotland

Rules of the Game

Historically, curling has been a game of camaraderie where established rules were written but the “spirit of the game” was the enforcing agent. Nowadays, each year the Royal Caledonian Curling Club publishes Rules of the Game and Royal Club Competitions by which all games must be played. To download the rule book please select from the list below:

Rule Book 2013-14

General Rules (for RCCC Competitions) 2013-14

System of play 2013-14

Glossary of Terms

Discipline in Curling – Guidelines

Points Competition Rules, Diagrams and Scorecard

You can also download the World Curling Federation’s guideline, a full in depth PDF from (Click to directly download file)

Royal Club Rule Books can be purchased directly from the office at £2 each.  Please call 0131 333 3003 to place your order.