Updated Monday, December 10, 2018

Canada Winter Games

Qualifier A for the Canada Winter Games was played this weekend in Renfrew.
Women's draw | men's draw
Dominique Vivier of Navan and Chris Inglis of RCMP both advance to the Provincials January 3-6 in Sault Ste. Marie. The Canada Winter Games will be held in Red Deer AB February 15-March 3

Governor General's Trophy

Team Blad and Team McCrady from Rideau Curling Club won The OVCA Governor General's double team playdown at the Ottawa Hunt & Golf Club on Sunday morning. The Championship final against Quebec is Sunday February 17th at RCMP.

Stu Sells U18

Congratulations to Manotick's Emily Deschenes, Emma Artichuk, Jillian Uniacke and Celeste Gauthier on winning the Stu Sells U18 Junior Tankard. The team went undefeated, winning against Ottawa's Dominique Vivier 7-3 in the final.

LCA Challenge

Winners of the 2018 LCA Challenge was a team from Ottawa Hunt & Golf Club skipped by Diana Favel, pictured above. With Diana are Sheryl Dobenko, Jennifer Langley and Sheila Rogers. Runner up was Winchester's Janet Levere.

League Standings

With 3 games to go, Bruce Delaney is leading the standings in the 24-team Ottawa & District Senior League. In the Ottawa Ladies Metro League, Granite's Barbara Thompson-Walker is leading the standings at 6-2. Their last game is this Friday, with the possibility of a few tie-breakers.

OVCA Mixed Deadline Dec 10

The deadline for entries for the OVCA Mixed Bonspiel January 17-20 is coming up on December 10. In addition to the 32 main event, there is a 16 team senior event and a 16 team Colts event (under 6 years experience).

Men's Masters

At the CurlON Men's Masters qualifier 1 Bruce Delaney of Russell, Ed Warren of Carleton Heights, Jim Hunker of Ottawa and Reg Plaster of Carleton Place advance to the Provincial Qualifier A (men and women) December 14-16 at Cataraqui.
Teams  |  Draw

Interclub Hope Beddoe

Congratulations to Granite's Christine Lander, Mary Jane McAuley, Marg Nelson and Terry Tunney (pictured below) on winning the Ladies Interclub Hope Shield. Susan Johnston of Navy won the Silver Salver, Heather Lonsdale of Navy won the Beddoe and Francoise Cox of RCMP the Edythe Houston. Draw

 

Curling World and Canada Cups

The Curling World Cup second leg was in Omaha Nebraska. Winners of the men's event was USA (John Shuster), Japan won the women's, and Norway the Mixed Doubles. Jennifer Jones and Brad Jacobs won the Home Hardware Canada Cup in Estevan Saskatchewan.

Gore Mutual School Curling

Gore school playdowns were December 6-8 at Winchester and Carleton Place. Results will be available soon.

Crystal Heart and OVCA Mixed

Both the OVCA Mixed Bonspiel (January 17-20)and the Crystal Heart Bonspiel (February 7-10) are now full.

Pembroke U18 Winners


Congratulations to Manotick's Nicholas Rowe, Sean Blythe, Mathew MacDonald and Andrew Hollinger on winning the Pembroke U18 Cash Bonspiel this past weekend.

U21 Challenge Round

The CurlOnN U21 Challenge Round was this past weekend in Hamilton and Lindsay. Rideau's Ryan Hahn  and Ottawa Hunt Club's Lindsay Kastrau both advance to the U21 Provincial in Annandale December 27-30. men's draw | women's draw

Renfrew Spiel needs 2 teams

The Brokerlink Open Cash Bonspiel in Renfrew on Saturday December 1st needs 2 more teams to fill out the draw. Contact Phil Marcella or see the bonspiel page for more details.

European Championships

Anna Hasselborg of Sweden and Bruce Mouat of Scotland were the 2018 winners of  Le Gruyère AOP European Curling Championships in Tallinn Estonia. Edin of Sweden and Tirinzoni of Switzerland were runners up.

Ottawa Valley Lefties

For all the left-handed curlers out there, the Ottawa Valley Lefties Championship is happening on February 9. See more information on the bonspiel page.

LCA Bantam & Junior Girls

Congratulations to the winners of the LCA Bantam Girls: Manotick's Grace Rabishaw, Alex Hatfield, Ally Etelle and Gillian Murphy, pictured above. The runner up was Justus Sennette of Granite. Pictured below is the winning Junior Team from City View Abigail Parks, Violet French, Makayla McMullin and Emma Rebel. Runner up was Alix Giles of Winchester.