Updated Sunday, August 18, 2019

Junior SuperSpiel

The partial list of teams is now up for the 2019 Brokerlink OVCA Junior Superspiel being held at Ottawa clubs October 25-27. The registration forms are now available for the OVCA Superspiel Qualifier at Almonte October 11-13. See the bonspiel page for more information.

Coaching Clinics

The new schedule, information and registration for all levels of coaching clinics can be found on the Ontario Curling Council website. Locally, a Club Coach Youth will be held on October 5th at Cornwall and October 20th at Huntley. Competition Coach is in Cornwall October 5-6.

First Bonspiel Listed

The first bonspiel listing is on the bonspiel page: the Denn Ice Men's Invitational at North Grenville.

Openings in Cash League at OCC

Ottawa Curling Club has spots available in its Wednesday Cash League. This open league sees great competition as teams play for $ each game. To secure your spot, contact the club Manager at manager@ottawacurlingclub.com now.

Ottawa Sport Hall of Fame

Jean Beardsley, a lifetime member of Granite Curling Club was inducted into the Ottawa Sport Hall of Fame on May 31 in the Legacy Category. Read more about it here..

Challenge de curling de Gatineau

The Challenge de curling de Gatineau, hosted by Buckingham Curling Club will not be returning this fall. Read the press release here.

Mixed Doubles League

The Ottawa Mixed Doubles league will be running again next year. Registration is now open, participants can register at OttawaMixedDoubles.com

OVCA Youth Symposium

Mark your calendars for Saturday September 7th. The OVCA Youth Symposium will be held at Granite Curling Club. See the details on the youth page.

New League Next Season

Russell Curling Club is starting a Senior Ladies Cash League next season on Friday afternoons.
See all the details here.


RCMP Open House

On Thursday September 12th, RCMP is hosting an open house , from 7-9 pm. They have spots for mixed teams and individuals in all leagues. RCMP is noted for its fantastic ice and very social, friendly members . Contact Paul Adamsl at 613-749-7086.

Free Ice Decals Available

The Schmirler foundation is making available, free of charge, in ice decals celebrating their 20th anniversary. Hogline Curlers Proshop will have these by September 9th if any clubs need them.
Call Hogline Curlers Proshop at 613 842-0946 to reserve the decals.

Mixed League at RCMP

RCMP Curling Club has room for two teams in their weekend mixed league, for couples or individuals. All levels of experience are welcome
For more information contact the club manager at manager@rcmpcc.ca or 613-749-7086

Curling Canada Scholarships

Applications are now being accepted for the 2019 For the Love of Curling Scholarships, which are funded through the generous support of the Canadian curling community. A total of 10 $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to male and female curlers who best demonstrate athletic and academic prowess as well as community leadership. Full story...

Academy of Curling Clinics

The Academy of Curling will be held at City View Curling Club September 20th-22nd, 2019,
featuring Mary-Anne Arsenault, Russ Howard and Grant Odishaw. Two 1 1/2 days sessions are being offered. Sign-up as an individual and be placed onto a team. Capacity: 32 people per clinic, additional 50 people for the banquet dinner. See the poster here.

Men's Worlds in Ottawa?

The OVCA, along with the Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group, and Ottawa Tourism are bidding to host the World Men’s Curling Championship in Ottawa at TD Place in Lansdowne Park April 3–11, 2021, and they need your help! The winning bid will be announced by Curling Canada in mid-October 2019. Full story..