After taking a year off, the 2009 Women of Curling Calendar, featuring 13 female curlers from around the world, is now on sale.Available for $34.95 from thecurlingnews.com; Reported by the Sun and the Vancouver Sun.
Like past editions of the calendar, it features nude or near-nude curlers posing with props related to the sport.
..."I think this one is more risque, in my opinion," said a laughing Keshen [Christine Keshen, who won an Olympic bronze medal at the 2006 Winter Games]. "But my boyfriend (Mike DuBois) thinks it's great. He's the boy, he's the expert."
...It was intended to be a fundraiser for women's curling teams, and models received a share of the proceeds.