Updated Saturday, December 10, 2016
Grand Slam of Curling, The National
5 Years & Under Women's Event
The LCA Stanley-Gauthier Competition is for women curlers with 5 years or less experience. It will be held in Arnprior January 14-15. Contact Eileen Wilson before December 19 to enter. Members of the team do not have to be from the same club. Flyer
LCA Junior Winners
LCA Bantam Winners
Learn to Curl on Sundays
OVCA Mixed Bonspiel
RA Seeking LiteRocks
The RA is starting up a Saturday youth curling program in January for boys and girls 9 to 11 years of age. They are seeking to borrow one set of LiteRocks from a club in the area that has a set they are not using. Contact Paul Armstrong or Natalie for more information.
This weekend is the Curl ON qualifiers for seniors. Huntley is hosting the qualifier for this area, with 11 men's teams competing. Teams... The winners, and the women's teams play in the Provincial Qualifier in Napanee January 20-22.
Congratulations to Diane Burgess of the RA, with Nerine, Margo Burgess and Elaine Brimicombe on winning the Ottawa Ladies Metro League. Nancy Lanthier of the RA was runner up.
Joe Pavia's Column
Read this week's curling column by Joe Pavia in the Ottawa Sun here...
Ottawa Senior League
The Ottawa and District Senior League is expanding its Winter League and 14 teams have already registered. The league is open to men and women over 50. Draw times are 9:30 am and 11:45 am on Thursdays at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club, starting January 5. Contact Bill Duck to enter. League details are here...
Senators vs Jets February 19
Group Night’s with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club have
partnered with the OVCA and Curling Canada to allow
discounted tickets for the game ($20) and clubs to sit
together in the same sections. It will also include
Street Curling in the arena and a meet-up at
intermission in the Molson Fan Deck. Tickets can be
www.ottawasenators.com/SWEEP with promo code: SWEEP
Curl ON Competitions
This past weekend in Brighton, the Masters Men and
Women played in one of four qualifiers that lead
to the Provincial Championship January 11-15 at Glencoe.
Richmond's Jennifer Langley and Rideau's Diana Favel won
the women's; Carleton Height's Ed Warren and Navy's
Bruce Delaney won the men's.
Men's draw |
OCT in Kingston
The Secker Ross & Perry Eastern Ontario Championship, an Ontario Curling Tour event, was in Kingston this past weekend. Greg Balsdon of Kingston defeated Dayna Deruelle of Brampton 5-4 in the final. Playoff round
Roar of the Ring Tickets
Event Packages are now on sale for the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings. Read more here...
Governor General's Trophy
This year's OVCA playdown for the Governor General's
Trophy Men's Double rink event is Saturday January 7 at
the Hunt Club. The final against Quebec is on February
12 at City View Curling Club. The entry fee for the two
teams is only $100 and only one entry per club is