Rachel Brown was born and raised in Smithers, B.C.  She began curling at the age of 11 and instantly fell in love with the game.  She moved to Edmonton in 2005 for university and continued to pursue her love of curling.  Rachel tried out for the University of Alberta Pandas varsity team and was successful in her pursuit.  She represented the U of A Pandas curling team at 4 CIS National Championships and earned 2 all-star lead awards along the way.  After graduating, Rachel moved into women’s play and threw lead stones for Team Sweeting. In her seven years on Team Sweeting she won 2 provincial titles, 1 Canada Cup, 3 Grand Slams, 1 Continental Cup, and finished runner up at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts twice.  In 2018, Rachel teamed up with Chelsea Carey for the next Olympic Quadrennial. After three months of playing together, they won gold at the Alberta provincials and the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. They represented Canada at the Women’s World Championships in Denmark where they narrowly missed the playoffs with a 6 and 6 record.  Rachel’s ultimate goal is to represent Canada at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing and win a World Championship.