A brief history
■ Canada (men, 2006 and 2010) and Sweden (women, 2006, 2010) have each
captured two gold medals.
■ The Broomstones Inc. facility in Wayland was dedicated on
Nov. 2, 1968.
■ Granite for the stones (38 to 44 pounds) comes from two sources: Ailsa Craig, an island off the coast of Scotland,and Trefor Granite Quarry in Wales.Craig Larson can be reached at email@example.com.