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It’s my dream’: Nova Scotia’s Emma Logan wants to encourage more deaf people to curl – CBC

Feb 06, 2024

Logan is an elite curler who lost her hearing at 13 months of age

A deaf Nova Scotia curler is looking to raise awareness of the sport as an option for people with hearing problems.

Emma Logan, now 26, lost her hearing at 13 months due to meningitis. She’s been curling since she was 11. An elite player, she represented Nova Scotia at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in 2020 and 2021.

“For young folks who are deaf and hard of hearing, it’s something that I would love to see more of an uptake in,” said Logan. “There is not any program for it here on the East Coast, but it’s my dream to see that come true.”

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