Jennifer Ferris

About Jennifer Ferris

Jennifer is the Managing Director of the Ontario Curling Council.

2019 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program Released

The 2019 Quest for Gold – Ontario Athlete Assistance Program has been released by the Ministry of Tourism Culture and Sport.  The program which is administered by the Ontario Curling Council is now accepting applications in three categories: Training to Compete 2 – Age 21-24 (2 Half Male Cards, 2 Half Female Cards) Training to Win – Age 25-29 (3 Full Male Cards, 3 Full Female Cards) Wheelchair (2 Full Male Cards, 2 Full Female Cards) Application deadline is February 4, 2019 at 12:00

Team Ontario Champions Crowned

The Ontario Curling Council,  crowned its champions for the Canada Winter Games Trials, at the Community First Curling Centre in Sault Ste. Marie, on Sunday, January 6, 2019. In the Men’s final – Team Del Conte (Hamilton Victoria Curling Club) took on Team Leung (Whitby Curling Club) – Del Conte took the gold with a 6-5 win over Team Leung. In the Women’s final – Team Croisier (Idylwylde Curling Club, Sudbury) played against Team Vivier (Navan Curling Club) – Croisier scored one

OCC Adds More Ontario Kids Curl – Youth Curling Summit Locations

The Ontario Kids Curl – Youth Curling Summits are a HUGE hit!  Participant feedback has been incredible so far!  You need to get to a Summit near you!!   Timmins, Thunder Bay, Blenheim, London and Sudbury!  Youth Curling Summits have all been scheduled for your area over the next couple of weeks. Timmins – December 8, 2018 Sudbury – December 10, 2018 London – December 12, 2018 Bleheim – December 15, 2018 Thunder Bay – December 15, 2018 More dates will be coming soon! If you have an interest

OCC Staff Announcement

OCC is welcoming a new employee to our team. Sean Turriff  is joining the OCC as Education Manager – South effective immediately.  Sean is replacing Perry Marshall who will be pursing new opportunities. Pictured Above:  Sean Turriff Sean has a long history working for the OCC, CurlON and NOCA as a Coach, Coach developer and High Performance Team Member.  Sean’s skills and passion for the game will perfectly compliment the Education Manager Role.  Sean can be reached at We’d like to

OCC to host Youth Curling Summits

The Ontario Curling Council, on behalf of its members Curl ON and the Northern Ontario Curling Association (NOCA) will be hosting a series of Youth Curling Summits over the coming weeks.   Curling Canada, the Ontario Curling Council, CurlON, NOCA, and many volunteers have been working very hard the past few years to collect and develop best practices related to Youth Curling Programs. This is the year that these exciting new programs are officially launching.  We’ll be rolling out these programs at Ontario