Updated Tuesday, May 3, 2016
OVCA Golf Tournament
The OVCA Annual Golf Tournament will be held on Sunday May 29 at Sand Point Golf Club in Arnprior. More information and registration is here..
Summer Day Curling League
Carleton Heights is hosting a 4th event this summer. The Ottawa and District Senior League is organizing a Pre-Season Senior Day League starting August 23. The flyer is now available for this league on the Bonspiel Page. For more information, contact Bill Duck or Rob Kanasy.
The closest thing that Ottawa has to summer curling is the Pre Season League at Carleton Heights starting August 23. The flyers are now available for this league, as well as the Open Doubles and Women's Cash September 8-11. See the Bonspiel Page for details. For more information contact Alex Young, Carleton Heights' new manager.
Free Agents for Youth
The Ottawa Youth Curling League has added a new Free Agents curlers page for U15, U18 and U21 curlers. Teams or players seeking a team or teams looking for players can be added to the list -a bit like posting a classified. The page will run year round and curlers can be added or removed at anytime.
OYCL Competitive League
The Ottawa Youth Curling League has announced a new U21 Competitive Cash league starting in September, sponsored locally by Retheredz and Hogline. Games will be played at RCMP and City View Sundays at 5 pm and 7 pm. This will be a ranked ladder system based on wins and losses. Teams can register to play weekly or every other week to allow more flexible schedules. Registration forms are on the website for both the U21 and U18 leagues.
The Ottawa Youth Curling League is hosting a Junior Slam for under 18 and under 21 September 16-18 at City View Curling Club. See the poster for more information
The Champions Cup
Reid Carruthers won the men's event at the Grand Slam
Humpty's Champions Cup in Sherwood Park, Edmonton. He
defeated John Epping in a double extra end. Jennifer Jones
won the women's over Rachel Homan.
World Seniors and Mixed Doubles
Canada didn't make the playoffs atthe 2017
Doubles Curling Championship, but secured fifth place
and eight points in the ranking for Canada in Olympic Mixed
Doubles standings. Russia won gold, China
Silver and the USA Bronze. The Canadian men, skipped by
Randy Neufeld of Manitoba, won silver in the
Senior Men's and Women's Championships in Karlstad, Sweden.
At the Canadian Masters Curling Championships (over 60) in Nova Scotia, Bruce Delaney, Rick Bachand, Brian Henerson and Dave Stanley of Russell lost the final 10-3 to Ed Lukowich of Alberta. Merle Kopach of Saskatchewan won the women's over Nova Scotia. Playoffs