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OCC Application Period for Next Gen Program Now Open

The Ontario Curling Council thanks everyone for their patience in waiting for the launch of the 2019-2020 Provincial Next Gen Program. While some uncertainty on the program size still exists, the OCC will start by accepting 10 teams into the program, with a further acceptance of more teams later in the summer. Applications are now being accepted until July 31, 2019 at 9:00 am. Teams being accepted for the initial acceptance are: U18/U21 Teams U25* TeamsAdult Teams Details about the program,

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

Date Revision – OCC Webinar Series – The Dynamics of Coaching Women

The much anticipated OCC Webinar – The Dynamics of Coaching Women to be hosted by Leith Drury, Ph.D originally scheduled for January 9, 2019 has been re-scheduled for Wednesday January 16, 2019 at 7:00pm EST.  If you have already signed up for this webinar you will be contacted to ensure your participation.  The registration on our webpage now reflects the updated date.  A full description of the webinar and our host follows. Many coaches have experience working with both female and

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 sturriff@ontcurl.com We’d like to