Updated Tuesday, January 16th, 2018

Arnprior Celebrating 150th

Arnprior Curling Club is celebrating its 150th by holding an arena ice cash bonspiel at the Nick Smith Centre April 19-21. See the bonspiel page for details.

Team Duncan Wins Provincial Scotties

Hollie Duncan, along with Stephanie LeDrew and Ottawans Cheryl Kreviazuk and Karen Sagle won the Provincial Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Whitby yesterday. They play out of the Royals in Toronto. The Canadian Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton January 27-February 4.

Local Spiels need a couple of teams

Carleton Heights Day Men's Bonspiel on Wednesday January 17th is still looking for 2 teams, as is the The Lefties Bonspiel in Almonte on Saturday February 10 and the Ladies Black and White at Perth on Wednesday March 21. Information and contacts are on the bonspiel page.

Grand Slam

The Grand Slam of Curling Meridian Canadian Open is coming to Camrose AB January 16-21. Broadcasting starts Thursday at 2 pm on Sportsnet. See the TV schedule here.

City of Ottawa Bonspiel

Registration is open for the Men's City of Ottawa Bonspiel, March 14-18, 2018. Options are Open, Senior and Senators Divisions. Register online. If you enter before February 1, your team could win one of the $100 prizes randomly awarded after games.

 

Canadian Juniors

At the New Holland Canadian Juniors in Shawinigan, Emma Wallingford of Ottawa is 4-1, in second place after PEI in their pool. Earle Morris has taken over as coach of the team - Doug Kreviazuk is playing in the Strathcona Cup in Scotland. Matthew Hall of Toronto is also 4-0  TSN will be broadcasting the Semi finals on Saturday at 1 pm and 6 pm, and the finals on Sunday at 1 pm and 6 pm. See the latest media release here..

Tankard at RCMP

Greg Balsden, Mark Kean and Mike McLean of Navan were the winners at the Dairy Farmers of Ontario Men's Tankard Provincial Qualifier A at RCMP.
Draw . They advance to the Provincial Tankard January 30-February 4 in Huntsville. The Challenge round is next weekend in Lindsay.

Other Results this Weekend

◊ Provincial Masters Men and Women
Al Hutchinson of Paisley won the men's event, defeating Bruce Delaney of Russell in the final. Dale Curtis of Galt won the women's. The Canadian Championship is in BC in April
 Standings  Men | Women | Playoffs
2018 World Financial Group Continental Cup  North America came through on a draw to the button to win the Continental Cup. See the latest medial release here.
◊ Provincial Fairfield Marriott and Best Western Challenges
Bill Woods of Metcalfe won the men's Fairfield Marriott event, and Debbie Willoughby of Kingsville won the Women's Best Western Event.
Draw  Women | Men

Advanced Clinic at Richmond

Richmond is offering its Advanced Clinic to all Ottawa area clubs. It will be held at Richmond Curling Club on Saturday January 27, 2018 from 9 to 4. This clinic is for those who feel they have a reasonable delivery, but who still struggle with some aspects. It will further refine your delivery through video analysis, as well as discuss game play and strategy. The cost of $50 includes breaks and lunch. Register and pay by December 15th by contacting richmondcurling@bellnet.ca.