Tyler George (born October 6, 1982) is an American curler.
|Born||October 6, 1982|
|Curling club||Duluth CC,|
|4 (2010, 2015, 2016, 2017)|
George went to junior nationals on three occasions, but was never successful. He was invited to be the alternate on the 2001 U.S. national junior team skipped by Andy Roza which won a bronze medal at the 2001 World Junior Curling Championships.
He was a member of the 2010 American national championship team. George has played in three national championships. At the 2010 United States Men's Curling Championship, George played lead for the Pete Fenson rink which won. The team would represent the United States at the 2010 Capital One World Men's Curling Championship, where they finished fourth.
George left the Fenson rink in 2010 to form his own team consisting of Chris Plys, Rich Ruohonen and Phill Drobnick. They played in the 2011 US Nationals, where he went through the round robin with a 7-2 win-loss record. He was defeated by Pete Fenson in the 1 vs. 2 playoffs and in the final.
In 2018, George was the vice skip on the U.S. Olympic men's curling team that won the gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics. After winning the 2017 United States Men's Curling Championship and the 2017 United States Olympic Curling Trials, the John Shuster rink went on to win gold in 2018 in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
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- "Tyler George". Team USA. USA Curling. 2018. Retrieved 2018-12-06.
- "2018 U.S. Olympic Curling Team". Team USA. USA Curling. 2018. Retrieved 2018-12-06.
- "Tyler George to 'step away' from curling team, replaced by Chris Plys". ESPN. Associated Press. 2018-05-08. Retrieved 2018-12-06.
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