Coaching Awards

By Terry Kolesar | May 28, 2013, 12 a.m. (ET)

(STEVENS POINT, Wis.) – 2007 world bronze medalist Bill Todhunter (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) has been named USA Curling’s Coach of the Year for 2013. Minnesota’s Linda Christensen (Duluth, Minn.) is the recipient of the 2013 USA Curling Developmental Coach of the Year Award.

Both Todhunter and Christensen are first-time recipients of the coaching awards. Todhunter coaches the reigning U.S. national champion Erika Brown rink, which won several events on the World Curling Tour this season and placed fourth at the 2013 Women’s World Championship in March.