Thus Muirhead repeated as world junior champion skip and won her third world junior championship in a row.
Muirhead's rink did not win the Scottish championship in 2011, but she was invited to play as Scotland's alternate at the , where the team finished 9th.
It was announced on 17 May 2010 that Muirhead would be the new ambassador for , a festival dedicated to playing the bagpipes which would run from 9—15 August later in the year.
In 2010, Muirhead was too preoccupied with the Olympics to play at the World Juniors, but she was back at the in her native Scotland.
She won a bronze medal at the in Sochi as part of and is the.
Muirhead was skip for the British team at the in , South Korea.