Updated Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Jonas Mitchell

We are so sad to report that George Mitchell's son Jonas, who was involved in a serious bicycle/car collision passed away in Toronto. The whole community mourns the loss of this young life. Jonas's obituary can be found here. George is an active member of Navy Curling Club.

Arctic Cup Mixed Doubles

Rachel Homan and Niklas Edin teamed up in the Mixed Doubles recently held in Russia. They won $10,000 in prize money, defeating Scotland's Gina Aitken/Duncan Menzies 7-6 in the final.

Team Homan Camp

The Third Annual Team Homan Junior Camp will be held at the Ottawa Curling Club September 21-23. See the Team Homan website for more information and to sign up. Special guest instructor is Matt Hamilton from Team USA. The camp is now full.

Kingston's 2020 Brier Bid

Kingston is in a tough battle with Moncton, St Catharines and Prince George to be selected host city of the 2020 Brier. The save-your-seat campaign. is half way to its goal. Check out the story in the Whig-Standard

 

Celebration of Life for Earl Rigby

A reminder that a celebration of life for Earl (Pappy) Rigby will be held on Father's Day, Sunday June 17, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at Camelot Golf Course, 906 Quigley Hill Road, Cumberland. Read the obituary here

Challenge de Curling de Gatineau

The Challenge de Curling de Gatineau will be held at the Centre Sportif Robert Rochon and Buckingham Curling Club (which is celebrating it's 100th Anniversary) October 17-21. Teams may enter on line here. There will be 32 elite men's teams, 32 open class teams, and an international field of 20 junior men and 20 junior women playing in the U21 Crystal Slam the weekend before.

Academy of Curling

The Academy of Curling is back in Ottawa this Fall, featuring Russ Howard, Mary-Anne Arsenault and Grant Odishaw. A new format will consist of two sessions of 1½ days each - at City View Curling Club September 21-23. Poster

Capital Curling Events

See the bonspiel page for information on the Fall Open, Moosehead Open and Gananoque 1000 Islands Men's coming up this Fall.

Jack Young Memorial Men's Bonspiel

The first bonspiel listing for next season, at Carleton Heights, is on the Bonspiel Page.

Mixed Doubles League

Phil Letendre is organizing a city-wide Mixed Doubles league for next season, where individual club membership isn’t required. The league would run on weekends from October to March or April with playoffs at the end. Anyone interested please fill out this survey at  www.OttawaMixedDoubles.com.
If you have any questions, email: OttawaMixedDoubles@gmail.com