- Hans Wuthrich (icemaker)
Hans R. Wuthrich is a top
curlingice technician from Canada. He has been making ice for the last 15 years for major events around the world such as the Brierand World Curling Championships. Wuthrich was the recipient of the 2003 Canadian Curling Association's 'Award of Achievement' for his significant contributions in the development of new pebble heads and ice scraper technology. He lives in Gimli, Manitoba.
On June 11, 2007, the World Curling Federation announced that Wuthrich will be the technician in charge of the curling sheets at the
2010 Olympicsin Vancouver, Canada. Dave Merklinger, of New Westminster, will be his assistant.
* [http://hanswuthrich.com Hans Wuthrich's curling ice consulting company]
* [http://www.cbc.ca/canada/british-columbia/story/2007/06/18/olympic-icemakers.html Olympic icemakers named, CBC British Columbia, June 18, 2007.]
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