Webinars

Upcoming OCC Webinars for Coach and Athlete Development

The Ontario Curling Council will continue its popular Coach Professional Development Webinar Series this season – and we have a number of great sessions scheduled.  Each webinar is $19.99 + tax, and will earn CERTIFIED NCCP Coaches one professional development credit towards Maintenance of Certification. October 21, 2019 – Building a Brushing Strategy” Over the past four years, I’ve been collaborating with Dr. John Newhook, currently Dean of Engineering at Dalhousie University, in several research projects related to brushing

Webinar Announcement – Sponsorship with Emma Miskew

The Ontario Curling Council is proud to present a new webinar in our series for Athlete and Coach Development delivered by Emma Miskew.   Emma Miskew as been an integral part of Team Homan since she was 12 years old.  In addition to numerous bantam and junior provincial titles, Emma has a Canada Games gold medal, won the Canadian Junior championships and has represented either Team Canada or Team Ontario at the Scotties on a regular basis. Emma has represented Canada

Ontario Kids Curl – Youth Curling Summits – WEBINAR OPTION

If you haven’t been able to join us for one of our in-person Youth Curling Summits we have added two webinars to be able to share the valuable Youth Curling Programs available for all affiliated CurlON and NOCA Clubs. Ontario Kids Curl – Youth Curling Summit Webinar #1 – March 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST Ontario Kids Curl – Youth Curling Summit Webinar #2 – March 28, 2019 at 7:00 pm EST Register by clicking on

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

5-Rock Rule Webinar with Pat Simmons

So – the 5 Rock Rule is now in play and you still have questions… Not sure how to defend a lead? Not sure how to use the rule to your advantage? How will the rule impact your level of play? Hear about this and MORE from 9 time Brier participant,  2 time Brier winner and Grand Slam Champion – Pat Simmons!!!   Learning outcomes for this webinar include: Welcome to the 5 rock rule Goal for End Sheet & Discussion Knowing yourself and your team Strategy Thoughts Corner Guards Defending “Wrinkle Shots” Scenarios

New Webinars Scheduled for October and November!

The OCC Webinar Series has continued to be a valuable source of information for coaches from Ontario, Canada and around the world!  We’ve lined up some great presenters for October and November! October 17 – Karen Watson will talk about Optimal Energy for Performance October 24 – Nolan Thiessen will discuss the “Latest” in Brushing November 7 – Maurice Wilson will present about “Learning to Win” A complete listing of our OCC webinars can be found here – Check back