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OCC Launches 2018-2019 Webinar Series

The Ontario Curling Council’s Webinar Series has been growing in popularity and accessed by coaches and athletes from around the country and the world!  For the 2018-2019 season we’ve expanded our ability to host more participants. Our Webinar Series for the 2018-2019 will kick off strong with four dates confirmed so far…  August 29, 2018 – Introduction to Curl Coach (e-charting) with Stephen Orr September 12, 2018 – In-Season Maintenance of Conditioning with Kyle Turcotte September 19,

Competition Development Multi-Sport Workshop weekend a huge success

Great weekend for curling and other coaches from sports like figure skating, swimming, basketball, trampoline and taekwondo as they came together at the Leaside Curling Club for a Competition Development Multi-sport workshop weekend.   Four workshops delivered in partnership with the assistance of great facilitators from the Coaches Association of Ontario.   Congratulations to all of the 21 coaches who were able to make the commitment to learning and professional development on a summer weekend and to

OCC seeks Youth Programming Leaders for 2018-19 season

Application Deadline of August 3rd is fast approaching   Don’t miss out if you are interested    Ontario Curling Council Seeks Youth Programming Leaders The Ontario Curling Council is seeking up to six individuals to act as Youth Programming Leaders in Regions* across the Province to help execute an Ontario Sport Communities Recreation Fund grant focused on Youth Curling – “Ontario Kids Curl” for the 2018-19 curling season Youth Programming Leaders will be expected to:

Next Gen Program Teams Announced for 2018-2019 Season

After careful consideration of Next Gen Program applications received the Ontario Curling Council’s High Performance Team have determined the following teams will be in the 2018-2019 Provincial Next Gen Program.  Please note, there were a lack of applicants for Tier 1 programs, so the High Performance Team opted to offer the positions to a Men’s team and a Women’s team.   Tier 1:  Next Gen “OnTrack” – Supported by the Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative (OHPSI) operated by the Canadian Sport Institute

OCC to Offer NCCP Multisport Competition Development Modules in July

TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO REGISTER FOR THESE WORKSHOPS.  TAKE ADVANTAGE OF THE OPPORTUNITY BEFORE IT IS TOO LATE!   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