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Famous Female Curlers

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List of famous female curlers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female curlers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being curlers. There are thousand of females working as curlers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic curlers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a curler then the people below should give you inspiration.

A list made up of people like Anna Sidorova and Camilla Jensen.

While this isn't a list of all female curlers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female curlers?" and "Who are the best female curlers?"
Carmen Schäfer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Curlers
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Carmen Schäfer

Carmen Schäfer (born 8 January 1981 in Davos) is a Swiss curler. She plays third for Mirjam Ott. Schäfer had a fairly successful Junior career. She was the alternate on the Swiss team (skipped by Silvana Tirinzoni) that won the 1999 World Junior Championships, but she did not play any games. Schäfer skipped the Swiss team at the 2000 and 2001 World Juniors, finishing fourth and winning the bronze medal respectively. In 2000, she lost to the U.S. team (skipped by Laura Delaney) in the bronze medal game, 8–5. She had to beat Moe Meguro's Japanese team to capture the bronze in 2001, winning the game 5–4. In 2007, Schäfer joined Ott's team. They finished in fourth place at the 2007 European ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 38

Birthplace: Davos, Switzerland

Liu Jinli is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Curlers
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Liu Jinli (Chinese: 刘金莉; pinyin: Liú Jīnlì; Mandarin pronunciation: [ljǒu tɕín lî]; born March 16, 1989 in Qiqihar, Heilongjiang) is an internationally elite curler from China.She curls out of the club in Heilongjiang and is currently a member of the Chinese National Team. As a member of the National Team she will compete for Team China at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia. She is the Alternate for the team. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 29

Birthplace: China

Jennifer Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Curlers
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Jennifer Judith Jones OM (born 7 July 1974) is a Canadian curler. She was the Olympic champion in curling as skip of the Canadian team at the 2014 Sochi Games. Jones is the first female skip to go through the Games undefeated. The only male skip to achieve this was fellow Canadian Kevin Martin in 2010. Jones and her squad were the first Manitoba based curling team to win an Olympic gold medal. They won the 2008 World Women's Curling Championship, and were the last Canadian women's team to do so until Rachel Homan in 2017. She won a second world championship in 2018. Jones has won the national championship a record tying six times, most recently during the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada

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Stella Heiß

Stella Heiß (born 15 January 1993 in Cologne) is a German curler from Garmisch-Partenkirchen. She played lead for Andrea Schöpp when she represented Germany at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Curling. At seventeen years, she was the youngest curler at the Games.She is the daughter of former German ice hockey goaltender Josef Heiß. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 26

Birthplace: Cologne, Germany