Updated Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Tim Hortons Brier

The 2020 Tim Hortons Brier in Kingston gets underway on Friday at 7 pm on TSN with the wildcard game between Mike McEwen and Glenn Howard.

CurlON Mixed Doubles

The CurlON Mixed Doubles Provincial Championship starts Friday in Brockville. Teams from our area are Erica Hopson/Kevin Tippet of Ottawa, Marie-Elaine LIttle/Brett Lyon-Hatcher of Rideau, and Sierra Sutherland/Thomas Ryan of Rideau.  Teams Winners advance to the Canadian Championship March 17-22 in Portage La Prairie

McCallum Filly

Winner of the McCallum Filly, pictured above with LCA District 2 President Louise Howe:  Marianne Winchester. Carolyn Fenwick, Katie Kelly, and Rachel Burdick of Navy Curling Club

. Charlene Acres, Brenda Elliott, Nicole Danis-Ziebarth and Diana Harvie of the RA won the Hamilton Shield. These two teams advance to the Championship final in Lacolle Quebec March 1. The draw is here.

Governor Generals and Lady Tweedsmuir

Pictured below, the winners of the Lady Tweedsmuir and Governor Generals Trophy, with the presenter, Lieutenant Colonel Marc-Antoine Fecteau, Military Aide and Chief of Staff to the Governer General.

Jacqui Lavoie, Taylor Linseman, Sarah Fletcher, Marc-Antoine Fecteau, Sheila Rogers, Deb Snell, Jane Evernden, Tracy Shields of City View Curling Club. (missing Vivian Chung)

Ken Wilson, Mike Grinnell, Jody Royer, Ken Wilson, Marc-Antoine Fecteau, Don Chasse, Kyle Hogan, Billy Woods, Bill Woods of Lanark Highlands Curling Club (evolved from Dalhousie Lake).

School Curling Championships

The 2020 Ontario School Curling Provincial Championships are on this week in Chatam
Teams from this area are Adam Litle from Carleton Place, Addison Hay from Glengarry DHS
and Alix Giles from North Dundas.  Standings

Kilt Up and Curl

The Scottish Society of Ottawa is having a fun bonspiel on Saturday evening, February 29th at Rideau Curling Club. More information is here.



Ontario Winter Games

The 2020 Ontario Winter Games start Friday in Orillia. The schedule and teams are listed here

CurlON Seniors

Congratulations to Howard Rajala, Rich Moffatt, Chris Fulton and Paul Madden of Rideau Curling Club and Sherry Middaugh of Thornhll on winning The CurlON Senior Provincials. They advance to the Canadian Seniors in Portage La Prairie March 16-22.  Standings

U18 Challenge Round

Jenny Madden of Manotick qualified in the  U18 Challenge Round in Annandale and will go to the Provincial in Oshawa March 14-18. Draw

Algonquin Students Spiel

A St. Patrick’s themed bonspiel hosted by Algonquin College students in support of Ottawa Inner City Health will be held on March 14th at Carleton Heights. See the flyer here.

City View Open House

City View Curling Club is holding an open house on Sunday March 15th from 11 am to 2:30 pm to give curling a try. See the poster here.


 Congratulations to Kerri Einarson and her team on winning the 2020 Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw. They will represent Canada at the Worlds in Prince George BC March 14-22.

World Juniors

At the 2020 World Junior Championships  in Krasnoyarsk, Canada made a clean sweep, winning gold in both the men's and women's event. Read about it here.....

CurlON U18 Qualifiers

Winners of the U18 Qualifier women's event in Brockville were Emily Deschenes of Manotick and Dominique Vivier of Navan. The men's winners were Kibo Mulima of RCMP and Landan Rooney of Alexandria. These teams advance to the Provincial U18 March 9-13 in Paris Ontario. The Challenge Round is February 21-23.
Draw  Men | Women

Mixed Doubles

At the CurlON Mixed Doubles Provincial Qualifier A, Winners were Sierra Sutherland/Thomas Ryan of Rideau, Tippett/Hopson of Ottawa and Marie-Elaine Little/Brett Lyon-Hatcher of Rideau. They advance to the Provincial Mixed Doubles February 28-March 1 in Brockville.

Russell Men's Cash

The 8th annual Richard Kargus Men's Cash Bonspiel in Russell, February 28 to March 1, has openings for 2 teams. Please contact Ken Sullivan at 613-325-7255 if interested in entering a team.

Rideau Classic

Congratulations to Bill Blad, Iain Wilson, Steve Demers and Brian Smith on winning the Rideau Men’s Classic on Sunday.

OVCA Mixed Bonspiel

Congratulations to team J. P. Nadeau on winning the main event of The Ottawa Valley Curling Association Mixed Bonspiel. This is a true composite rink: J-P Nadeau of Toronto, Erica Hopson of Rideau, Chris Askew of Ottawa and Natalie Rediger of Regina.

Little Rock Championship

The zone playdowns are now listed on the OVCA website here. The Championship Final is Saturday March 28th at Perth Curling Club