Development

OCC to Offer NCCP Multisport Competition Development Modules in July

In a continued effort to service coaches in Ontario, and as a means to promote further education for our coaches - the Ontario Curling Council is supporting the development of Ontario coaches who have begun their Competition Development training or are intending to start the Competition Development training pathway. In partnership with the Coaches Association of Ontario, the Ontario Curling Council will offer the four multisport modules required for Curling's Competition Development Training Pathway.  These are the four Comp Dev Multisport...

OCC to Continue to Offer the Adult Learn to Curl Training Workshop for Clubs and Individuals

The OCC is pleased to announce the continued offering of the successful Adult Learn to Curl Training (ALTC) Workshops for the 2018-19 season that will be available for CurlOn and NOCA member clubs and individuals looking to service and grow the important adult market segment at the club level with this test and proven ALTC program. Information on the workshop itself, how to arrange for the workshop at your club and on how to sign up at clubs' offering the workshop...

Next Gen Apprentice Coach Development Opportunity – SHORT DEADLINE

The OCC has just received a grant Coaches Association of Ontario to add three additional apprentice coaches to participate in a Next Gen Camp in Kitchener Waterloo on August 19th and 20th, 2017.  We apologize for the short notice, but still want to take advantage of the grant. This is a Development opportunity for three coaches (minimum one female) to attend the camp, and observe educational sessions, team sessions (on and off ice), and "shadow" national/provincial high performance coaches. The camp will...

Free Agents Listing Service Now Available

The Ontario Curling Council is launching a free service to connect coaches, teams and individuals to each other in the hopes of creating more opportunities for teams to form. We've listened to parents, coaches and individuals who were seeking a means of finding other interested individuals to curl with.  The OCC now has a means of collecting that information and posting it so that people may contact each other. The OCC is simply sharing information, we will not be involved with the...

Upcoming OCC Webinars for Coaches and Curlers!

The Ontario Curling Council (OCC) and its members, the Ontario Curling Association and the Northern Ontario Curling Association have collaborated and will jointly host the OCC webinar series for coach and athlete development. Certified Coaches  and athletes alike will be able to learn from some of the games most qualified subject matter experts on a variety of topics.  The OCC is aiming to “fill” the season with meaningful learning opportunities for coaches and curlers to access.  Certified coaches will earn valuable professional...

Cathy Kerr International Wheelchair Bonspiel

The Ontario Curling Council (OCC) is the recognized Provincial Sport Organization for curling in Ontario.  The OCC with the support of Curling Canada and the RA Centre is pleased to host of the 14th annual Cathy Kerr International Wheelchair Bonspiel. Date:  November 23-25, 2018 Location:  RA Centre, Ottawa, ON Format:  Pool Play - Main and Consolation Event Playoffs Deadline: October 22, 2018 Maximum # of Teams: 16 Fee: $449.00 + HST = $507.37 CDN*     *Fees are non-refundable after October 22, 2018. Includes:  Lunch on Saturday November 24th for five...