Homecoming welcome at Ottawa airport for TEAM CANADA (WORLD CHAMPIONS!) on Monday, Mar 27 at 9pm
TEAM CANADA (RACHEL HOMAN, EMMA MISKEW, JOANNE COURTNEY, LISA WEAGLE, alternate CHERYL KREVIAZUK, coach ADAM KINGSBURY) returns from the CPT World Women's Curling Championship in Beijing, China with a GOLD MEDAL!
Please join us to greet the returning world champions at the Ottawa airport with a rousing welcome! (Their flight is scheduled to arrive at 9:00 pm Ottawa time.)
(Photo, World Curling Federation/Celine Stucki)
TEAM CANADA wins Women's Curling World Championships!
Huge congrats to our TEAM CANADA (RACHEL HOMAN, EMMA MISKEW, JOANNE COURTNEY, LISA WEAGLE, alternate CHERYL KREVIAZUK, coach ADAM KINGSBURY) for defeating Team Russia 8-3 in the finals of the CPT World Women's Curling Championship in Beijing, China on Mar 26, 2017!
The team finished with the best tournament record of all-time, winning 13 straight games from opening game to the gold medal final!
The Ottawa Curling Club, and curlers across Ontario and Canada, are super proud of your accomplishment! - Way to go, ladies!
TEAM TAYLOR victorious in Over The Rainbow Bonspiel
Congrats to our JOEY TAYLOR and DARREN McEWEN (with Mathieu Gravel and Darren Sutherland) for winning the Over The Rainbow Bonspiel on Mar 19, 2017!
Men's City of Ottawa event winners
Congratulations to the following members for winning events in the Alexander Keith’s Men’s City of Ottawa Bonspiel held Mar 16-19, 2017.
JOHN SHERAR (curling with Chris Gardner) for winning Event 2
GARY FINDLAY for winning Event 8
COLTON DALY for winning Event 10
TEAM McCRADY and TEAM ROBILLARD advance to Mixed Provincials!
Huge congrats to our McCRADY and ROBILLARD teams for qualifying out of the Mixed Provincial Qualifier “East” on Mar 12, 2017 at Cataraqui Golf & Country Club.
- TEAM McCRADY (RYAN McCRADY, JESSICA ARMSTRONG, ANDREW DENNY-PETCH, COURTNEY CHENIER) – Won the A-side.
- TEAM ROBILLARD (SEBASTIEN ROBILLARD, ERIN MORRISSEY, BOWIE ABBIS-MILLS, ANNA KELLER) – Won the B-side.
Good luck to both teams in the BrokerLink Mixed Provincials in London, ON from Mar 29 – Apr 2!
Homan jersey eBay auction for Team Peter
Our RACHEL HOMAN is auctioning off one of her previous Team Canada jerseys from a Worlds (autographed by the team) on eBay. Proceeds will be directed to our OCC member, Peter Glover, who was diagnosed with ALS. http://www.ebay.ca/itm/-/132125093002
The auction closes on Monday, March 20th.
JEAN-MICHEL MENARD wins Ross Harstone Trophy at the Brier
The Ross Harstone Trophy is presented each year to the player chosen by his peers as the curler in the Tim Hortons Brier who best represents Ross G.L. Harstone’s high ideals of good sportsmanship, observance of the rules, exemplary conduct and curling ability.
Congrats to this year’s winner, our JEAN-MICHEL MENARD (Quebec skip)!
TEAM CANADA Send-Off Celebration to Worlds this Saturday (March 11) at 7:30 pm
The Ottawa Curling Club will be hosting a send-off celebration to the World Championships for TEAM CANADA (RACHEL HOMAN, EMMA MISKEW, JOANNE COURTNEY, LISA WEAGLE, alternate CHERYL KREVIAZUK, coach ADAM KINGSBURY) this Saturday night at 7:30 pm.
Please come out and wish them well as they prepare to leave for Beijing, China early next week!