VIDEO: Meet Switzerland's Olympic skip Silvana Tirinzoni

  • Photo: © WCF / Céline Stucki

Switzerland's women's team at the Le Gruyère AOP European Curling Championships 2017, recently won a play-down for the right to represent their country at the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games.

The team is skipped by Silvana Tirinzoni, 38, and have reached the European play-offs in St Gallen, Switzerland. The Games in February will be a first for Tirinzoni and her team.

You can find out more about Tirinzoni in World Curling TV's latest episode of 'Grab a Cab' right here.

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