Updated Friday, December 19, 2014
News from Almonte
Tankard & Scotties Zone Results
Tankard winners: Zone 1 Ian MacAulay of RCMP and Mark Homan
of Ottawa; Zone 2 Howard Rajala and JP Lachance, both of
Rideau; Zone 3
Zone playdowns for the Diversicare Grand Masters are at
Cumberland, Prescott and Granite. Perth's Merv Roberts has
qualified out of zone 2. The list of teams is
Hawkesbury Open Seniors Cash
Grand Slam Canadian Open
Ottawa's Rachel Homan lost the women's final to Eve
Muirhead at the World Curling Tour
Canadian Open in Yorkton Saskatchewan. Brad Gushue won the
men's over Steve Laycock.
Navy Senior Winners
Exclusive Invitation to New Curlers
Carleton Place is hosting a Beginner's Bonspiel exclusively for participants in Learn-to-Curl programs on January 3. They want to give first year curlers a chance to enjoy fun and friendly play against other new curlers. The flyer is here.
Ice Available Sunday Evenings at City View
City View has available ice on Sunday Evenings (5pm-7pm & 7pm-9pm) immediately until December 28th at a discount: $60 taxes included per sheet for a 2 hour rental. For more information or to confirm availability and book, send this form to firstname.lastname@example.org
For games streamed online, check out the curlingzone list here.
Beginners Clinic at Rideau
OCA Senior Zone Playdowns
The Senior Men's Zone playdowns are this weekend in
Morrisburg and Huntley. The six women's entries go directly
to the Regional in Deep River January 17-18.
Joe Pavia's Column in the Ottawa Sun
Check out Joe Pavia's December 17th curling column in Wednesday's Ottawa Sun.
Tim Hortons Masters
Ottawa Curling Club is holding an U3 Bonspiel January 31 for players with 3 years or less curling experience. The flyer is here.
Learn to Curl at the RA
A new Learn to Curl Program is starting up at the RA for daytime men curlers on Fridays from 9 am to 11 am starting January 9, 2015. See all the details here. Contact John Thera at 613-249-8007 or Mark Fish at 613-736-6237
Gore School Curling
Zone 1 Gore School Curling (Upper Canada School District) took place last week at Winchester. Adam Thompson of Gananoque Secondary and Hayden Richmond from Perth & District won the boys. Sarah Throop of Brockville Collegiate and Mikayla Gemmill of St John Catholic in Perth won the girls. Regionals are January 31-February 1 at a site yet to be announced.
Richard Hart to Coach Team Homan
Team Homan is very excited to announce the addition of former world curling champion and Olympic silver medalist Richard Hart to their line-up as coach for the 2015 Scotties Tournament of Hearts. Real the Team Homan blog
OCA Pepsi Juniors
Lauren Horton of Almonte and Mac Calwell of Quinte won the A sides of the Pepsi Junior Regionals in Quinte. Melissa Wong of RCMP and Doug Kee of Rideau won the B side. Results are on the OCA Scoreboard Winners advance to the Provincials at Galt Curling Club in Cambridge January 7-11.
Carleton Heights Daytime Instruction
Carleton Heights is accepting registrations for the next session of their Day Time Instructional Program which starts January 6. The deadline for acceptance for this session is December 23. See the poster here, and the entry form here.
Openings at City View
City View has a few openings in the Sunday Learn to Curl
Program running starting January 11 from 3-5 pm for $125. Full instruction and
equipment is included. Contact
to join up.