Watch World Curling coverage during the 2022-23 season
During the 2022-23 season, the World Curling Federation provides coverage of many world curling events via The Curling Channel on Recast.
From Frequently Asked Questions below you can find out how to watch matches on The Curling Channel.
What is the redesign?
Recast is a subscription-free sports and entertainment streaming platform launched in 2018.
What is The Curling Channel on Recast?
The Curling Channel is the World Curling Federation channel hosted on Recast. All World Curling content can be accessed on this channel, including live coverage and replays of Championship matches and other video on demand content.
How to watch World Curling matches on Recast?
First, you need to go to the Website redesign, and create a profile on the platform. Once your profile is created, you can start watching curling on The curling chain.
How do I create a profile on Recast?
When you go to the Website redesign, click “Join” in the upper right corner of the homepage. On the next page, click on the human emoji to create your profile on Recast. It’s free and all you need is your mobile number, email address and a password.
Alternatively, you can create your profile using your Facebook or Google ID. Once registered, you will receive a verification code via SMS. After verifying your profile, you can start using Recast. You will be rewarded with 100 casting credits upon registration.
What type of coverage does The Curling Channel provide and how much does it cost?
There are two types of match coverage on The Curling Channel.
Games covered by high-quality broadcast coverage with commentary cost 100 acting credits (equivalent to 1 GBP).
Games broadcast via static camera coverage (with or without commentary) cost 50 casting credits (i.e. £0.50).
A one-time purchase of any game grants the viewer unlimited access to the video.
What is an acting credit?
Cast Credits are the currency of Recast. You will be rewarded with 100 casting credits upon signing up to the platform. You can buy additional credits on the platform or earn them by watching ads, sharing content, or inviting friends with your invite code who then join Recast.
How do I buy casting credits?
Log in to your Recast profile and access your wallet. There you can buy more cast credits using a credit or debit card or Apple or Google Pay.
Is Recast available as an app?
You can find Recast in the Google Play store. The Apple App Store version is under development and will be available soon.
Recast is a progressive web app, so you can access it from any device (smartphone, tablet, laptop) and you can add it to your home screen like any other app.
How to watch Recast on TV?
You can watch Recast content on your TV by connecting your laptop via cable to your TV, using Google Chromecast or Apple Airplay.
Where in the world is the redesign available to watch?
Recast is currently available in over 90 countries and territories:
Albania, Algeria, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, Bermuda, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Estonia, Fiji, Finland France, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Grenada, Guam, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Iraq, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Latvia, Lebanon , Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Poland, Portugal , Qatar, Republic of Korea, Republic of North Macedonia, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint Lucia, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Sudan, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, Emi United Arab rats, United Kingdom, United States of America, Vietnam, Western Sahara, Yemen
The revamp may be available in your country or territory, but some content on The Curling Channel may not be, due to geo-blocking caused by World Curling Federation broadcast partnership agreements.
Please visit the event site at the World Curling Federation broadcast page for more information on geo-blocking specific games.
Why does the World Curling Federation use Recast?
Funds generated through Recast’s pay-per-view system enable the World Curling Federation to continue to produce additional high-quality curling coverage.
By reinvesting the revenue generated from this system, the World Curling Federation can further develop and expand its broadcast coverage by bringing more curling to fans around the world.
If you have any other questions about using Recast, visit their Frequently Asked Questions.
Sign up for Recast using https://wcf.co/CurlingChannel to receive 100 free casting credits and start watching curling immediately.
Collaborate with the World Curling Federation on Twitter, instagram, Facebook and Weibo and searching for hashtags #curling