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  • OCC / Craig Savill Golf Tournament 2018

    Below is a message from our CRAIG SAVILL:

    Hey OCC

    It’s that time of year again, the upcoming Craig Savill Invitation Golf Tournament. We will again be heading out to the Pineview Golf Course on Friday June 22 for a 1pm shotgun start. 

    With the passing of OCC Member, Rod Matheson the golf committee decided to rename the prestigious tournament trophy the Bonnie and Rod Matheson Memorial Trophy. 

    There will be some new surprises on the course and in the silent auction. The proceeds will be again going to fund research and patient access at the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre. 

    If you have not signed up, check out the new tournament website for more info and to register. Due to the charity donation, this year all payments and sign ups will be going through the Pineview Golf Course. Please follow either one of the links below to register. 

    If you know someone interested in playing that is outside the curling club please pass this email along as we are now accepting anyone and everyone. 

    Ps my team is stacked so y’all be playing for second. 

    Registration:

    http://tournaments.pineview.com/occ-2018

    Tournament information:

    Www.craigsavillinvitational.com

    Looking forward to see you on the links!

    -Sav

  • RODERICK JAMES MATHESON

    Rod Matheson ObituaryRod passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at the age of 82. Beloved husband and best friend to his sweetie, Laraine (Johnson). Predeceased by brother Eoin and first wife Bonnie. Brother-in-law of Katherine Matheson and Millie Jonsson. Proud uncle of John (Laurie) Matheson, Susan (Benoit) Cousineau, Eoin (Anita) Matheson and Janet (Tom) Greene. Loving stepfather of Kristen (John) Chew and Jennifer Pederson. Cherished Poppy to Becky, Anna, Owen, Jamie and Liam, great grandfather to Esmee. He will be greatly missed by his extended family and friends.

    Rod graduated Queens University and had an exemplary career as a teacher at Laurentian High School. He was a Life Member, past president, and curling champion at the Ottawa Curling Club, and a longtime member of the Royal Ottawa Golf Club.

    A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 19, at 11 a.m. at St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, 971 Woodroffe Ave., followed by a Celebration of Life at the Ottawa Curling Club, 440 O’Connor St. All family and friends welcome.

    Laraine sends special thanks to Drs. Bence-Bruckler, Faught and Wa, and Nurse Nicholas of the Ottawa General Hospital Hematology Unit for their kindness and compassionate care.

    The family respectfully requests memorial donations in Rod’s name to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society www.llscanada.org or online tributes and donations via Pinecrest Remembrance Services www.pinecrest-remembrance.com.

  • Rod Matheson - Gone too soon

    Rod MathesonIt is with a heavy heart that we share the sad news of the passing of our dear member, Rod Matheson, on May 8, 2018. A multiple banner-winning champion and past President of the Ottawa Curling Club, he was awarded Life Membership for his extraordinary, sustained, and exemplary contributions to our club. Rod's legacy will live on for ages. His insight, friendship and curling wisdom will be sorely missed. Details honouring Rod will be shared soon. Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Laraine, family and friends.

  • OCC Golf Day - Friday, June 22nd

    The Ottawa Curling Club Golf Day is set for June 22nd at Pine View Golf Course.

    Registration:

    http://tournaments.pineview.com/occ-2018

    Tournament information:

    Www.craigsavillinvitational.com

    OCC Golf 2018

  • League Winners

    Click here to see the full list of league winners for the 2017-2018 season.

  • The 57th Annual Gordie Perry Bonspiel

    April 21 - April 29, 2018
    Entry Fee: $360 per team

    Entries paid in full by March 15, 2018 will be entered into a draw for a free entry to the 57th Gordie Perry Bonspiel.
    Congratulations Team Darren McNabb for winning the free entry.

    Draw here

    Enter here

    View the poster
    50/50 Draw:
    Unclaimed Prizes
    1-Ticket # 0111841
    2-Ticket # 519435
    3-Ticket # 519430
    4-Ticket # 0348902
    5-Ticket # 0348940
    6-Ticket # 0976596
    7-Ticket # 519999

  • TEAM ALLEN wins Club Championship

    Congratulations to Wednesday Cash League’s RITCHIE GILLAN, RICK ALLEN, CAMERON GOODKEY, and KEVIN RATHWELL for defeating Friday Mixed League’s MATTHEW ANDERSON, LYNN PETERSON, TOM PETERSON, AND JOANNE McGRAW to win the OCC’s Club Championship!

    Team Allen - 2018 OCC Club Champion

  • 2018 Roy Blair

    Roy Blair Teams & Results

  • CONGRATS TO TEAM TAYLOR

    Team Taylor won the 2018 Canadian Gay Curling Championship this past weekend in Calgary, Alberta! Way to go JOEY TAYLOR, Lee Mantha, Darren Sutherland, and DARREN McEWEN!

    Team Taylor CGCC 2018 

  • The Club Championship

    2017-2018 Club Championship Draw & Rules

  • Easter Weekend

    The club will be closed March 30th - April 2nd and resume normal activity Tuesday April 3rd.

    Happy Easter Everyone

  • TEAM ALLEN wins Alexander Keith's OVCA City of Ottawa

    Congrats to TEAM ALLEN for winning the Alexander Keith's OVCA City of Ottawa Men's Bonspiel on Mar 18, 2018!

    Way to go STEVE ALLEN, RITCHIE GILLAN, RICK ALLEN, and KEVIN RATHWELL!

    Congrats Team Allen

  • Remember to lock your vehicle!

    Remember to lock your vehicle

  • TEAM BELLIVEAU U18 MIXED PROVINCIAL

    TEAM BELLIVEAU 50/50
    Sunday February 25th Ticket # 0547320 Claimed
    Monday February 26th Ticket # 0547695
    Tuesday February 27th Ticket # 0547771 Claimed
    Wednesday February 28th Ticket # 568100 Claimed
    Thursday March 1st Ticket # 568475
    Friday March 2nd 2nd Ticket # 568682
    Saturday March 3rd Ticket # 568776

  • Update: Team Canada Entourage

    *UPDATE* Unfortunately, the Team travel plans have been rescheduled so we will be unable to greet them at this time. Thanks for your continued support! Details to follow.

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  • Police Association parking lot

    **Attention all Members and Guests of the OCC**

    The Police Association parking lot will no longer be a free option for parking. The gates will be down from 5:30am to 10:00pm daily - effective Monday, February 11, 2018. Please see map to recap other parking options.

    OCC Parking

  • 3 OCC pairs qualify for Provincial Mixed Doubles!

    Congrats to these curlers who qualified to go to Ontario Provincial Mixed Doubles!

    - Melissa Allen & Don Bowser

    - Lauren Horton & Cameron Goodkey

    - Erica Catherine & Kevin Tippett

    Good luck in Listowel, ON from Feb. 23-26, 2018!

    OCC congrats

  • MIKE JOHANSEN off to Senior Men's Provincials

    Congrats to our MIKE JOHANSEN (curling with Team Lewis out of Rideau) for winning Senior Men’s Provincial Qualifier A on Jan 28, 2018 at Hawkebury.

    Good luck at the Senior Men – Provincial Championship at the Glendale Golf and Country Club in Hamilton, ON from Feb 21-25, 2018.

    Congrats

  • TEAM CANADA - Olympic Women's curling schedule

    Wake up early or stay up late! CBC Olympics has your full coverage of PyeongChang 2018 and here is a helpful schedule of TEAM CANADA's games in Eastern times.

    First game: Wednesday, February 14th 7:05 p.m. Eastern.

    Team Canada - Olympic Women's curling schedule

  • Rogers' communications lines are back to normal! (Feb 6, 2018)

    Update: All communication lines are up and running. So consider the club back to normal. Thanks for your patience!

     

  • OCC retains Currier Cup trophy!

    Proud to say the Currier Cup trophy is retained! (The OCC was victorious by an 8-point margin.) Buckingham Curling Club is a great host club and we are honoured to be invited BACK to BCC for their centennial celebration in 2019!

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  • Good luck to OCC members curling in 2018 Ontario Tankard!

    Have a great provincials in Huntsville, guys!

    - TEAM ROBILLARD (SEBASTIEN ROBILLARD, RYAN McCRADY, BOWIE ABBIS-MILLS, ANDREW DENNY-PETCH)

    - DAVE MATHERS (Second for Team Howard)

    - DON BOWSER (Third for Team Balsdon)

    - MIKE McLEAN (Skip for Team McLean)

    Huntsville 2018 Ontario Tankard

  • Life members of the Ottawa Curling Club

    It is with great pride that we captured all our Life Members together on January 20, 2018!

    (Team Homan, already Distinguished Members of the club, were honoured for their historic Olympic qualification by being named Life Members.)

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    Front (Left to right): Rachel Homan, Emma Miskew, Joanne Courtney, Lisa Weagle
    Back (Left to right): Matthew Kellett (OCC President), Geoffrey Sheppard, Rod Matheson, Dalal Abou-Eid (OCC Manager)

  • Great turn out for Team Canada Send-Off to Olympics!

    The club was buzzing as OCC members, corporate partners, friends, family and fans of our TEAM CANADA turned out for their send off to Pyeongchang 2018 on Jan 30th!

    Huge thanks to Darren McEwen for being such a great MC! 

    We even had a couple of notable guests show up! - Mayor Jim Watson, and local Member of Parliament (Minister of Environment and Climate Change) Catherine McKenna, helped celebrate Team Homan’s accomplishment in winning the honour to be TEAM CANADA.

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  • OLYMPIC FLAGS FLYING AT OCC - TEAM CANADA WILL BE IN THE HOUSE!

    Don’t forget that The Ottawa Curling Club will be hosting TEAM HOMAN’s Send Off to the Olympics on Tuesday, Jan 30th at 7:00 p.m.! Come meet the team, get photos, raffle prizes to be won and more. Admission is free and open to the public!

    Olympic Flags outside OCC

  • Peter Glover - Gone too soon

    https://cache.legacy.net/legacy/images/Cobrands/OttawaCitizen/Photos/0010026989-01-1_20180119.jpgIt is with great sadness to share the passing of one of our beloved members and a former Director of the Board, PETER GLOVER. He was such a high-spirited and caring man. A huge supporter of the OCC family and one of Team Homan's biggest fans. Details to honour Peter will be shared soon. Our sincere condolences to Pat, Hanna, and Jack. In memory of Peter, please consider a donation to the ALS Society of Canada. 

    http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/ottawacitizen/obituary.aspx?n=peter-glover&pid=187909634

  • TEAM HOMAN Olympic send-off - Jan 30th at 7 pm

    Circle your calendar! On Tuesday, January 30th at 7 p.m. at the Ottawa Curling Club, we will be hosting TEAM HOMAN's Olympic send-off to South Korea! Come meet the team, get photos, raffle prizes to be won and more. Admission is free and open to the public!

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  • RACHEL HOMAN and TEAM HOMAN win Ottawa Sports Awards

    On behalf of The Ottawa Curling Club, huge congratulations to our RACHEL HOMAN and TEAM HOMAN for their recent recognition from Ottawa Sports Awards.

    Female Athlete of the Year: Rachel Homan
    Female Team of the Year: Team Homan

    https://ottawasportsawards.ca/2018-olympians-celebrated-ottawas-athletes-year-2017-ottawa-sports-awards/

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  • EARLE MORRIS - Ottawa Sports Award - Lifetime Achievement for Coaching

    Congratulations to our EARLE MORRIS for being named the recipient of the 2017 Brian Kilrea Lifetime Achievement Award for coaching. What an honour!

    Read more about Earle here: https://ottawasportsawards.ca/curling-legend-highlights-li…/

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  • CHERYL KREVIAZUK and KAREN SAGLE are STOH Team ONTARIO!

    Congrats to our CHERYL KREVIAZUK and KAREN SAGLE, second and lead of Team Duncan (curling out of the Royal Canadian Curling Club), for winning the Ontario STOH in Whitby, ON!

    Good luck at the 2018 Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Penticton, BC from Jan 27 - Feb 4!

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  • DON BOWSER & MIKE MCLEAN - Winners at Ontario Men's Tankard Provinical Qualifier A

    Congrats to our DON BOWSER (third of Team Balsdon) and MIKE MCLEAN (skip of Team McLean), who were winners at the Dairy Farmers of Ontario Men's Tankard Provincial Qualifier A at the RCMP this past weekend.

    Way to go Teams Balsdon and McLean! Good luck at the Provincial Tankard in Huntsville from Jan 30 - Feb 4!

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  • Team Wallingford send-off party - Wednesday, Jan 10 at 6 pm

    Help The Ottawa Curling Club send off our junior women's Team Wallingford for when they go to the Canadian Championships in Shawinigan, QC from January 13-21 as Team Ontario!

    Team Wallingford will be selling 50/50 tickets until Wednesday evening to help support their team.

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  • TEAM WALLINGFORD wins U21 Ontario Championships

    Congrats to our TEAM WALLINGFORD (EMMA WALLINGFORD, GRACE HOLYOKE, LINDSAY DUBUE, HANNAH WALLNGFORD, Coach Doug Kreviazuk) for winning U21 Ontario Championships! They will be Team Ontario at the Canadian Championships in Shawinigan, QC from January 13-21.

    You ladies rock!

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  • Happy New Year!

    Happy New Year to all our members and friends of The Ottawa Curling Club.

    Happy New Year
  • Christmas Season Hours

    The Ottawa Curling Club hours of operation between Christmas and New Year's are:

    - Dec, 23 to 26 and Dec 29, 30, 31, and Jan.1 is CLOSED

    - Wed Dec 27th Club open for a private event.

    - Thu Dec 28th Teachers' Spiel.

    All leagues resume normal activity on Tuesday, January 2nd.

  • 'Tis the season for spreading Christmas cheer!

    Thank you, Ottawa Curling Club members, for your generosity supporting the Toy Mountain drive for children in need this holiday season. We raised $540 and almost 4 sacks full of toys that even Santa would be impressed with!

    Merry Christmas
    Happy Holidays 
    All the best in 2018!

    From the Board and staff at the OCC

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  • Life Members Announcement

    We want to start off the New Year right by honouring those members who have given back to the club in an extraordinary way. Join us at the club on Friday, January 5, 2018 at 6:30 pm for the announcement of our new life members, the first to be named in over two decades. Help us honour them for their enduring contribution to making the Ottawa Curling Club one of the best clubs in the country.

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  • CHERYL KREVIAZUK and KAREN SAGLE - STOH Challenge Round Winners

    Congrats to our CHERYL KREVIAZUK and KAREN SAGLE (lead and second of Team Duncan), as they won the B-Side of the STOH challenge round this past weekend. They will now compete in Whitby on January 10-14. Good luck, ladies!

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  • TEAM ROBILLARD wins Men's Colts Provincial Championship

    Congrats to our TEAM ROBILLARD for winning the Colts Provincial Championship this past weekend! Way to go SEBASTIEN ROBILLARD, RYAN McCRADY, BOWIE ABBIS-MILLS, and ANDREW DENNY-PETCH! 

    The team has secured a berth in the 2018 Ontario's Mens Provincial Championship in Huntsville, ON from Jan 30 - Feb 4, 2018!

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  • TEAM HOMAN wins Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings!

    Congrats to Rachel, Emma, Joanne, Lisa, Cheryl, and Adam! Team Homan is going to the OLYMPICS! We couldn't be more proud of this team and to be the home of Team Homan!

    Team Homan wins ROTR - Calvin Li

  • Kreviazuk family well represented at the Roar of the Rings

    TSN's Vic Rauter introduces us to Doug Kreviazuk. "He's volunteering his time as a statistician at the Roar of the Rings in Ottawa, but is also keeping a close eye on his three daughters, all of whom are competing in the tournament." (LYNN KREVIAZUK and Alison Kreviasuk are on Team Flaxey, and CHERYL KREVIAZUK is on TEAM HOMAN.) Click here.

    The Kreviazuks

  • Scotties Tournament of Hearts Provincial Qualifier A (East)

    Congrats to five of our elite female curlers for qualifying for the Ontario Scotties in Whitby, ON from Jan 10-14, 2018!

         CASSANDRA DeGROOT, lead of Team Inglis
         LYNN KREVIAZUK, second of Team Flaxey
         LEE MERKLINGER, second of Team Sherry Middaugh
         LYNSEY LONGFIELD, second of Team Hailey Armstrong
         ERICA HOPSON, third of Team Hailey Armstrong

    Scotties Qualifier East

  • Carleton Place Scotch Doubles

    Congrats to our MATTHEW BELLEY (with his father, Luc Belley) for winning the Carleton Place Scotch Doubles bonspiel on Sunday, Nov 26, 2017. This is the 2nd time in three years this pair have emerged as champions of this Scotch Doubles.

    Scotch Doubles

  • 2017 World Women's Curling Championship banner

    The formal presentation of CANADA’s TEAM HOMAN’s world championship banner was presented on Nov 24, 2017.

    Congratulations to RACHEL HOMAN, EMMA MISKEW, JOANNE COURTNEY, LISA WEAGLE, alternate CHERYL KREVIAZUK, and coach ADAM KINGSBURY!

    We are so proud of you!

    World Banner with Team Homan Matthew and Doug

    2017 World Curling Banner

  • TEAM WALLINGFORD wins U21 A-Side Provincial Qualifier

    Congrats to TEAM WALLINGFORD (EMMA WALLINGFORD, GRACE HOLYOKE, LINDSAY DUBUE, and HANNAH WALLINGFORD) for winning A-Side of U21 Provincial Qualifier on Nov 19, 2017. 

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  • TEAM ROBILLARD and TEAM ALLEN victorious

    Congrats to TEAM ROBILLARD (SEBASTIAN ROBBILARD, RYAN McCRADY, BOWIE ABBIS-MILLS, and ANDREW DENNY) for winning Colts Provincial Qualifier on Nov 19, 2017. 

    Congrats to TEAM ALLEN (STEVE ALLEN, RITCHIE GILLAN, RICK ALLEN, and KEVIN RATHWELL) for winning the Burnt Rock Curling Co. Carp Classic on Nov 19, 2017. 
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  • TOM PETERSON and HENRY CHAN win Brockville Senior Men's

    Congrats to Tom Peterson and Henry Chan for winning the Brockville Senior Men's Bonspiel on Nov. 5th! 

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  • Roar of the Rings - Have extra tickets?

    Do you have extra tickets to the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings but do not know how to connect with interested buyers? You can post a comment on our OCC Facebook page* with details (date, draw time, etc.) and interested buyers can private message you via Facebook Messenger. OCC Facebook - Roar of the Rings marketplace Good luck!

    *The Ottawa Curling Club will not take responsibility; we are just providing a liaison to connect the curling community with tickets.

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  • TEAM HOMAN Send-off Celebration - Friday, Nov 24, 2017 at 7:00pm


    Help The Ottawa Curling Club send off the Women's World Curling Champions, our very own TEAM HOMAN to the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings, Canada's Olympic Curling Trials, being held in Ottawa, December 2-10.

    The entire team will be there: Rachel Homan, Emma Miskew, Joanne Courtney, Lisa Weagle, alternate Cheryl Kreviazuk, and coach Adam Kingsbury. The celebration will include the formal presentation of the team's world championship banner. Come out and show the team how proud their club, their city, and their country are of their accomplishments.

    Team Homan send-off celebration

  • Good luck to our curlers competing at the Road to the Roar in Summerside

    The Ottawa Curling Club wishes our elite curlers all the best at the Road to the Roar in Summerside, PEI at Credit Union Place this week!

    - DON BOWSER of Team Balsdon

    - DAVID MATHERS of Team Glenn Howard

    - JEAN-MICHEL MENARD of Team Menard, and

    - LEE MERKLINGER of Team Sherry Middaugh.

© Ottawa Curling Club 2018