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Curling for Cardiology

A group of 10 big-hearted curlers played for 105 hours to claim a Guinness World Record for most time played, raising an amazing $3,668 in the process to help bring advanced cardiac care to Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie. From left are Michael Foster, Bill Pearce, Calvin Manley, Terry Lee, Brittany Pearce, Lauren Grealy, Amanda Pearce, Stephen Collins, John Carpino and Jeremey Rand. SUBMITTED

A group of 10 big-hearted curlers played for 105 hours to claim a Guinness World Record for most time played, raising an amazing $3,668 in the process to help bring advanced cardiac care to Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie. From left are Michael Foster, Bill Pearce, Calvin Manley, Terry Lee, Brittany Pearce, Lauren Grealy, Amanda Pearce, Stephen Collins, John Carpino and Jeremey Rand. SUBMITTED

A group of 10 big-hearted curlers played for 105 hours to claim a Guinness World Record for most time played, raising an amazing $3,668 in the process to help bring advanced cardiac care to Royal Victoria Regional Health Centre in Barrie.

The marathon event, called Rocks for Heart and part of the Radio for Cardiology campaign, was held at the Coldwater Curling Club from Sept. 28 to Oct. 2.

The epic game was organized by curler Bill Pearce and his family who enjoyed heart-warming support from friends and the curling community.