NBC Universal Store: Vancouver Olympic Quatchi and Miga Curling Pin - Olympics Kids

NBC Universal Store: Vancouver Olympic Quatchi and Miga Curling Pin - Olympics Kids

Curling - kind of a cross between shuffle board, bowling and chess - it may not be the first sport that comes to mind when you think of the Winter Olympics. But you may just be surprised to find how intriguing it is. Vancouver mascots Quatchi and Miga show the game in action on this adorable collectible. Follow @smittycurler for an insider's look at the sport and its athletes.

  • I am betting that no one wants gold more than an athlete who has experienced the agony of defeat (see: Lindsey Jacobellis, ) Getting to compete at the Olympic level is an honor in and of itself. But getting the gold - that is ... I am betting that no one wants gold more than an athlete who has experienced the agony of defeat (see: Lindsey Jacobellis, ) Getting to compete at the Olympic level is an honor in and of itself. But getting the gold - that is something we would all like to experience, even if only vicariously. Team USA: best of luck. Mere mortals: we'll have to settle for the gold we can give and/or get. Whoever you are, wherever you are February 2010 will be the golden month of golden moments.