Kevin Martin Academy benefiting the Lupus Research Foundation

A Weekend with Kevin Martin at the Kalamazoo Curling Club

Jan. 25 & 26, 2020

Take this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity!

The weekend includes Kevin’s on-ice academy, an evening with Kevin Martin, and strategy session.

  1. Ramp up your skill ON THE ICE with Kevin’s secrets to the game.
  2. End the evening with Kevin:  enjoy food and drink, and hear Kevin’s inspirational talk that will grow your love of curling even more. Take photos with Kevin and his medals, and win auction items you won’t find anywhere else!
  3. Emulate Kevin’s strategy! He includes a TAKEAWAY BOOKLET!
Kevin Martin is a two-time Olympic medalist skip. He won 18 Grand Slam titles on the World Curling Tour, and a record eight Players' Championship titles. Over the course of his career, his teams won around $2 million. He was the first skip to win a "career Grand Slam," winning a title in each Grand Slam event, after he won the Players' Championship Grand Slam event in April 2005. Martin also holds the record for the most Olympic victories, with 20 total wins at the Olympics.

Kevin Martin

Payment Details:

1. Pay Directly, or

2. FUNDRAISE to make payment!

  • We provide you with your own fundraising page! Top 10 Fundraisers get a special prize! See below. 

This is a fundraiser for the Lupus Research Foundation, a 501(c)3 tax-exempt charitable organization, Fed. EIN 81-5446248.

Dates and location:

On-Ice Academies ($100):
Sat. Jan. 25, 10-noon or 2-4 pm
Kalamazoo Curling Club:  located at Wings Event Center, 3600 Vanrick Drive Kalamazoo, MI 49001

Hors d’oeuvres & Cocktails ($50):
Sat. Jan. 25 7:30 pm
At the host hotel:  Four Points by Sheraton

Strategy Session ($75):
Sun. Jan. 26 10-noon
Kalamazoo Curling Club at Wings Event Center, second level



Host Hotel:
Four Points by Sheraton
3600 E Cork St Ct, Kalamazoo, MI 49001

There is a special room rate of $109/night for the “Kevin Martin Academy for Lupus” block (must book before 12/26):

CLICK HERE for Special Rate!

On-ice Academy details ($100):

• Learn how to throw like Kevin Martin
• All ages and skill level are welcome
• Each class has only 24 people; you will get personalized attention
• Kevin will customize instruction to address your needs. He has an amazing eye and way of explaining key concepts that will change your game dramatically. This is for any level of skill. Top players in the world come to Kevin every year for guidance


  • All on-ice
  • Kevin’s Four Pillars of delivery:
    -Set up
  • Sweeping

Photos are welcome

You will be delighted with the results. Get ready to change your game!

Hors d’oeuvres & Cocktails details ($75):

Be wowed by an inspirational talk by Kevin Martin!

Chance to take pictures with him and his Olympic medals

Silent auction

Live AuctionAMAZING items not available anywhere else, and chance for Kevin to sign them! Stay tuned!

Strategy Session details ($50):

Classroom format

Takeaway Booklet with details included

Learn Kevin’s way of thinking. He’ll start with the “big picture” and go from there. Questions are welcome. This is meant to be an interactive session so you can truly grasp Kevin’s smart yet simple strategies. This is good not only for skips but the entire team. It will help you all be on the same page, which will increase your team cohesiveness and help you win.

Package Price ($200)

About Kevin Martin:

Kevin Martin is a world-renowned skip. He holds two Olympic medals. He is considered the greatest curler of all time and was recently voted by the industry as the top Canadian male skip of all time. He is a World Curling Hall of Fame member. Kevin won 18 Grand Slam titles on the World Curling Tour and a record eight Players’ Championships. Over the course of his career, his teams won approximately two million dollars. Kevin was the first skip to win a “career Grand Slam,” winning a title in each Grand Slam event, after he won the Players’ Championship Grand Slam event in April 2005. Kevin also holds the record for the most Olympic wins, with a total of 20! He will share his experiences and love of the game with you!

Registration Details:

  • Included with your registration is your own personal fundraising page. Raise money for your entry fee and more.   
  • Your fundraising page will be ready in 24 hours here:  Kevin Martin Academy Fundraising page


What counts towards being a top fundraiser?

  • Your paid entry fee (plus whatever you fundraise) 
  • Sponsorships you bring in (now is a great time for year-end giving)
  • Corporate Matches you bring in

To help you approach sponsors and donors, give them this wonderful booklet: 


Go to Registration