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COACHPARA Summit – Making Parasport Leadership Stronger

Abilities Centre, Whitby, Ontario    Sunday February 25, 2018  9:30 am to 4:00 pm The Coaches Association of Ontario is inviting people to a professional development opportunity for COACHES interested in coaching people with a disability.  Those who have coached AWAD or have never coached AWAD are welcome to attend this learning and networking opportunity.  There is one session in particular to draw your attention to “Opening the Door to the World of Parasport”.  This session is to be a one-stop shop for new...

Ontario Curling Council Seeks Committee Members for High Performance Team

The Ontario Curling Council (OCC) is seeking a minimum of two (2) individuals to work with the OCC as a member of the High Performance Team/Committee. Interested individuals should express written interest by emailing Jennifer Ferris, Manager of Programs and Operations (jennifer@ontcurl.com).  Written Interest should be accompanied by a resume and/or list of curling or related qualifications. Timelines:  Written interest should be submitted by January 7, 2017 at 11:59 pm EST. Terms of Reference Committee Name:  High Performance Team Purpose:  The purpose of the High...

Next Gen Elite Teams Selected to participate in Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative Program

For the 2017-2018 Season, the Ontario Curling Council has gained entry as a Tier 3 Sport into the prestigious Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative (OHPSI) offered by the Canadian Sport Institute of Ontario (CSIO). As a result of programming support through the OHPSI, the OCC is expanding our successful Next Gen Program to include Men's, Women's and Mixed Doubles teams, this program will be referred to as the Next Gen Elite Program. About the CSIO Mission                   ...

OCC, Curl ON and NOCA endorse New Charitable Tax Receipting Program for Clubs

The Ontario Curling Council and its members, Curl ON and Northern Ontario Curling Association (NOCA) have endorsed the National Sport Trust Fund - Ontario as a revenue generation program through which donors can receive charitable tax receipts for qualifying donations.   Clubs can fundraise for infrastructure, equipment, programs - anything that supports the National Amateur Sports System.  Bonspiels, dinners, golf tournaments are all great ideas to raise funds for your project and the National Sport Trust Fund - Ontario has tools to...

OCC Hosts Informational Webinars About Adult Learn to Curl Program for Clubs

The Ontario Curling Council on behalf of its members the Northern Ontario Curling Council and Ontario Curling Association (Curl ON) are recipients of an Ontario Sport Community Recreation Fund Grant to grow the successful Curling Canada Adult Learn to Curl Program. Join us for a FREE informational webinar to learn how this program can help your club get a program started, grow your current program and most importantly train the instructors that will deliver this program for you. Target Audience:  Club Managers,...