A Meaford man is off to compete in his first Olympics!
Brent Laing has been curling for nearly 30 years, and now he’s headed to the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
Laing now lives in Simcoe County with his wife, Olympic gold medalist Jennifer Jones, who brought home a gold medal from the 2014 Sochi Olympics in women’s curling.
Laing will head to the Olympics February 3rd; spend four days in Japan for practice, staging, and training, before arriving in Pyeongchang for the opening ceremonies.
The curling competitions begin February 14th.