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Its even more rewarding to buy your Roar of the Rings event passes with your club's reward code!
Congrats to Erik Labonte from Buckingham's Team Ouelette! Erik was the winner of the OVCA Mixed draw for event passes to the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Olympic Qualifiers.
Thanks to the OVCA curling community's overwhelming support, the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier is a finalist for the 2017 Canadian Sport Tourism PRESTIGE Award!
The 2017 OVCA Mixed was a great success. This success is a direct result of the hard work of our volunteer organizing committee.
The OVCA sends our thanks and sincere appreciation to our retiring committee members for their tireless work and dedication.
The Zone playdown and Finals dates for the annual Hogline Curlers Proshop/OVCA Little Rocks Championships are now available!
The first 16 paid teams in each zone will be accepted. Cost is $80 per team.
See the attached documents below for the entry form and which club is assigned to each zone.
You only have until Feb 22nd to claim your spot in the annual Alexander Keith's City Of Ottawa Mens Bonspiel!
Dont't miss out on:
Register TODAY at http://themens.ovcaevents.com
The Mixed is full! Thank you for your support and good luck to all who entered!
Registration for the Alexander Keiths City of Ottawa Men's is now OPEN! You could win $100 just by playing the right coloured stones in one of 40 randomly selected games! For more information, visit our website at http://themens.ovcaevents.com
The attached document outlines the OVCA's position on brush heads that can be used at the OVCA Mixed and the Alexander Keiths City of Ottawa Bonspiels.
Please take a moment to read and understand the linked document.
Congratulations to Wil Thurlow (Hunt Club) and former OVCA President Elaine Brimicombe (RA) who were welcomed to the Governor General's Curling Club at their recent AGM.
Both were welcomed due to their outstanding work in service to the game of curling in Canada.
Another OVCA curler, Marian Dupont, was installed the the GGCC's first ever female president. Trailblazing is nothing new to Marian, as she was City View CC's first female president, and the second woman to hold the presidency of the OVCA.
Congratulations again to all!
To help kick off the countdown to the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Olympic Trials, the Ottawa Senators have a deal for you!
The Senators are offering club members, family and friends the opportunity to attend the February 19th game against the Winnipeg Jets for ONLY $20 (tax and fees INCLUDED!)
Street Curling will be at the Canadian Tire Centre that day, as well as a 1st intermission "meet up" for curlers at the Molson Canadian Fan Deck.
Depending on your club, tickets may be available through your club rep or at www.ottawasenators.com/SWEEP using the offer code SWEEP. See the attached poster for details.
Let's fill the stands with Canada's proudest curling fans!
Celebrate Canada's 150th birthday at the OVCA Mixed Bonspiel!
Registration is now open for the annual OVCA Mixed Bonspiel, held from January 19th to the 22nd, 2017 at five clubs across the city.
This club-level bonspiel features open, senior and colts (6 years experience or less) divisions, and a "Canadiana" themed buffet dinner and dance party.
Spots are limited, so register and pay online today at http://www.ovcaevents.com
The Prescott Curling Club is in need of extra used blades or mounts for their Ice King scraper.
The Ottawa Valley Curling Association (OVCA) is an organization dedicated to promoting and growing the Olympic sport of curling in Eastern Ontario and the Outaouais region of Quebec.
We work with 45 member curling clubs and centres – from Deep River to Lachute and from Gananoque to Lancaster. This represents a substantial market of curlers and potential customers.
We run events for curlers of all ages and abilities, from Little Rocks to Seniors.
The OVCA has the reach and the means to get your company’s name into the marketplace.
Tom Sinclair, VP & Youth Director of the OVCA, is pleased to announce that 2016 Team Canada Coach and Canadian Curling Hall of Famer Earle Morris has agreed to conduct three coaches camps in the Ottawa Valley this fall. “I met with Earle earlier this spring and we were able to come up with some dates that we felt could work” explained Tom. “All clinics will have a high performance focus with a curriculum aimed at helping coaches of competitive juniors achieve regional, provincial, national and world championship goals. Earle’s life-long passion for curling, his impeccable record as a long-time coach and his support and leadership in Junior Curling in the Ottawa Valley, make him the perfect candidate to take on this job”, enthused Sinclair.
The OVCA would like to extend its congratulations to three local area curlers who were recently elected to high-ranking positions within the governing bodies of the sport.
The OVCA is looking for a motivated and skilled individual to join us in the role of Sponsorship Coordinator!
The ideal candidate will help the OVCA attain and retain sponsors for our various events and programs.
While we appreciate all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
The OVCA is the Home of Champions. This section of the website will highlight teams from OVCA member clubs who have won at the provincial or national level each season.
If we missed anybody, please email the webmaster.
Orphan Clinic on March 25th, 2017, 9:00 - 11:00 at Manotick Curling Club.
Please show up early.
No need to register early, but will help speed up the process. Please email the following: curler's name; birthdate; home curling club; contact name; contact phone number; contact email address.