Time to Curl at the Montague Curling Rink

The ice is in and it’s time to curl at the Montague Curling Rink! Free adult learn to curl lessons will be held Wednesday and Thursday November 1 and 2 at 6:30 pm. Junior Curling Practice starts Monday Oct 30 … Continue reading

Weekend wrapup: Annika Kelly rink wins Lakeshore U21, NS teams win Superspiel, Gushue wins Masters, Brothers, Dacey capture Dave Jones spiel

The Charlottetown Curling Club rink of  skip Annika Kelly, 3rd Cynthia Pearson, 2nd Tati Kelly, and lead Meghan Ching doubled the Isabel Reeves foursome from Berwick NS 4-2 this afternoon to win the Lakeshore Under 21 Junior Women’s Spiel in … Continue reading

Ch’town ready to Rock the Ice with Getting Started League

All interested beginner curlers are welcome!  Bring a friend; Bring a spouse – come as a team or an individual.  Mondays @ 7:30pm beginning November 6 at the Charlottetown Curling Club: 15 weeks for $150 (+fees and taxes) This instructional … Continue reading

Montague raises around $5000 at Curl for Cancer!

The Montague Curling Rink is pleased to report that it raised around $5000 for Cancer research at their Curl for Cancer events this weekend. They wish to thank to all the organizers, bidders, runners, walkers and curlers  who participated.   … Continue reading

Sunday morning curling wrapup

It’s Brad Gushue, with PEI native Brett Gallant, vs defending champ Niklas Edin in the Grand Slam of Curling Masters final in Lloydminster SK today, after crushing Calgary’s Kevin Koe 7-1 in six ends during Saturday’s semifinals.  Anil Mungal photo … Continue reading

Curling getting underway at the Silver Fox, with Free Open Houses starting Nov. 1

The ice is in and they’re ready to curl at the Silver Fox Curling & Yacht complex in Summerside, with free adult “learn to curl” Open Houses Nov. 1, 2, 8 and 9, from 7-9 pm, and, for those under … Continue reading

Cornwall has an opening for a team in Monday evening Commercial “Fun” League

A spot just became available for one team in the Cornwall Curling Club’s 8:30 pm Monday Commercial League. This is a league that emphasizes fun (kind of like a hockey “Beer League”!), rather than intense competition. It’s designed for companies, … Continue reading

CBC Sports partners with Curling Canada to stream five ch’ship events (Curling Canada)

CBC Sports and Curling Canada have reached an agreement that will see more coverage than ever before of five national championship events made available through CBC Sports digital platforms in each of the next five seasons, beginning this season. Curling … Continue reading

Curler Kim Dolan among 2017 PEI Sports Hall of Fame Inductees (Guardian)

Three individuals, one team to be inducted in Charlottetown on Nov. 24 CHARLOTTETOWN – The P.E.I. Sports Hall of Fame has announced its Class of 2017. Kim Dolan (curling), Ken (Trixie) Dunn (builder baseball/hockey), Debbie MacMurdo (builder figure skating) and the … Continue reading

Wendy’s Jr. Dev’t League starts Saturday in Cornwall

Round Robin Draw 2017/18 Junior Development League Cornwall Curling Club: Starting Oct 28/17 Game dates: Oct 28, Nov 4, Nov 11, Dec 9, Dec 16, Dec 23 (TBD), Jan 20. Draw Times: 9:30 am Optional/additional dates (if draw continues): Jan 27, Feb 10, Feb … Continue reading

Veronica Smith rink playing in Dave Jones Mayflower Cashspiel

The Veronica Smith team from the Cornwall Curling Club is the only Island rink competing in the annual Dave Jones Cashspiel, which gets underway today and wraps up on Sunday at the Mayflower Curling Club in Halifax, with 18 men’s … Continue reading

Annual Island Petroleum Cashspiel set for Silver Fox

The annual Island Petroleum Cashspiel, open to Men’s, Women’s, Junior, and Mixed teams, but not accepting teams planning on entering the Tankard or Scotties playdowns, takes place at the Silver Fox Entertainment Complex in Summerside on December 1-3, with a … Continue reading

Team Lenentine in OVCA Jr. Superspiel in Ottawa this weekend

Cornwall’s Lauren Lenentine rink is heading to Ottawa tomorrow to participate in the  24th Annual Brokerlink OVCA Junior Superspiel. Their first game is Friday at 10 am Atlantic against MacKenzie Zacharias from Manitoba. Tyler Smith is also in the event, … Continue reading

Ch’town practices cancelled for today (Oct. 25) due to warm weather

With the warm weather today (Wed. Oct. 25), the Charlottetown Curling Club will not be having lunch/afternoon practice. Semi-Competitive League will go ahead as scheduled at 6 pm. Practice ice will be available Thursday between 11:30-1 pm and between 3:30-5pm. … Continue reading

City of Summerside remembers during Road to the Roar

SUMMERSIDE – Curling Canada, in partnership with the City of Summerside and the Summerside Remembrance Day Organizing Committee are preparing to pause and to pay respect to our Veterans by holding the annual Remembrance Day Service in the midst of hosting … Continue reading

Ch’town Curling Club Hallowe’en Party/spiel open to members, non-members

Be sure to attend the Charlottetown Curling Club’s Annual Halloween event on Saturday Oct. 28 at 7 pm, where they will be partnering with Upstreet Craft Brewing to offer drink specials and prizes for best costumes. Cost is $10 and includes 4 … Continue reading

11th annual PEI Curling Hall of Fame induction ceremony held at Cornwall

The eleventh annual PEI Curling Hall of Fame and Museum induction ceremony was held Monday evening at a packed Cornwall Curling Club, with five inductees, who were at the forefront of PEI curling in the 1980’s and 1990’s, honoured,  Kathy … Continue reading

2017 PEI Curling Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony – photo gallery

The eleventh annual PEI Curling Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was held October 23. 2017 at the Cornwall Curling Club. Photo (L-R): Robert Campbell, Mark Butler, Leanne Gallant (wife of inductee Peter Gallant), Kathy O’Rourke, Mark O’Rourke Here is a … Continue reading

PEI’s Veronica Smith rink are runners-up at Lady Monctonian after edging MacPhee team in quarter-finals

Two Island rinks were in the playoffs at this weekend’s $9000 15-team Lady Monctonian Invitational Spiel, a World Curling Tour event at Curl Moncton, with PEI’s Veronica Smith rink making it to the final game, but losing 8-1 to the … Continue reading

Adam Casey on Spud FM radio on Sunday morning

Summerside’s own Adam Casey is coming to Credit Union Place in a few weeks for the Road to the Roar. He’ll be on Sports Roundup with Paul M. Schurman on Spud FM Radio, Sunday morning at 9:45 am at 102.1 … Continue reading

Reminder: PEI Curling Hall of Fame to induct five members on Monday

    The Prince Edward Island Curling Hall of Fame and Museum is set to host its eleventh annual induction ceremony on Monday October 23, 2017 at the Cornwall Curling Club in Cornwall, PEI. Five inductees from the Charlottetown Curling … Continue reading

Get info on curling at the Montague Curling Rink, today at the Wellness Centre in Montague

Representatives from the Montague Curling Club are at the Montague and Area Community Connector Expo today (Saturday) until 2 at the Cavendish Farms Wellness Centre. Stop by their booth, and find out more about the Olympic sport of curling! … Continue reading

Ch’town Curling Complex – quick update

The ice is in and the Complex is open for first-come first-serve practice this weekend only. Join them from 4-7 pm on Saturday for their Open House. Don’t forget Curl for Cancer, coming up on Nov. 18. … Continue reading

Big names highlight field at men’s Road to the Roar Pre-Trials in Summerside (TSN.ca)

The Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials takes place next month in Summerside, P.E.I., where the final two spots on both the men’s and women’s sides for the Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Canadian Olympic Curling Trials will … Continue reading

Curling Canada Helmet Use Recommendations

Curling Canada has endorsed the following recommendations on helmet use in curling facilities: Helmets be mandatory for anyone under the age of 12. Helmets must be CSA-approved headgear. After Under-12, parents would sign waivers or, helmets are worn until the age of majority in that … Continue reading

Wendy’s Sat. U16 league starts Oct. 28 at Cornwall. Room for more teams

The Saturday Morning Under 16 Junior Development League, sponsored by Wendy’s Restaurants, starts on October 28 at the Cornwall Curling Club. Teams from all Island curling facilities are welcome. Seven teams have signed up so far, and there is room … Continue reading

Anybody’s game at women’s Road to the Roar in Summerside (TSN.ca)

The road to PyeongChang starts in Summerside. (by Ryan Horne, TSN.ca Staff)   Fourteen men’s and women’s rinks from across Canada will converge on the small town in Prince Edward Island Nov. 6-12 for the Road to the Roar Pre-Trials. The … Continue reading

Ch’town hosting their 34th annual Curl for Cancer Fundraiser on Nov. 18

The 34th Annual Curl for Cancer Fundraiser takes place at the Charlottetown Curling Complex on Saturday November 18, 2017     Please join them for some fun curling and the opportunity to raise money to support the fight against cancer.   Last year, … Continue reading

Attention email news item subscribers

If you receive copies of our curling news via email, this is to inform you that we have now replaced the mailout system with a new one, as some functions of the old system are no longer working properly. We … Continue reading

Icemaking continues at PEI Curling Facilities

Following in Charlottetown and Cornwall’s footsteps, icemaking is well underway at the Montague Curling Club. The ice plant, complete with new parts, is also running at the Crapaud Community Curling Club. Larry Richards photo: Montague ice    … Continue reading

Curl PEI Executive for 2017-2018 season

The 2017/18 Curl PEI Executive, as approved at the annual meeting last Thursday, includes: President – Andrew Robinson 1st Vice President – Sandy Matheson, 2nd Vice President – Rod MacDonald Treasurer – Michelle MacIntyre.  The position of Secretary is vacant. … Continue reading

Free Adult Curling School/Open House, Daytime curling, New Member Reg. starts today at Cornwall

The ice is ready, and curling gets underway today at the Cornwall Curling Club. Their Daytime single-enttry curling (teams are made up each day as players arrive) starts at 10 this morning and goes Monday through Friday from 10 to … Continue reading

PEI Curling – weekend wrapup

Curling is now getting into full swing on PEI, with Cornwall having ice ready for play, Charlottetown just a few days away, and Montague’s icemaking well underway. As well, the curling markings are on at the Eastern Kings Sportsplex in … Continue reading

Souris Curling Club at Eastern Kings Sportsplex: Curling Begins Nov. 7

Curling begins Tuesday November 7th, at the Souris Curling Club, which has ice on Tuesdays at the Eastern Kings Sportsplex. Registration is Friday, October 20th from 5 to 7 pm and Saturday October 28, from 10 am to 12 noon … Continue reading

Montague Curl for Cancer

Islanders are invited to join the annual Curl for Cancer event in Montague. It’s an opportunity for both beginners and those with lots of curling experience to enjoy a social event while raising funds for the Canadian Cancer Society. Curl … Continue reading

Curl PEI Provincial Events Sched. 2017-2018

As announced at the Curl PEI Annual General Meeting on Thursday, here is the Provincial Events Schedule for the upcoming season. … Continue reading

PEI Curling Hall of Fame and Museum to induct five members on October 23

The Prince Edward Island Curling Hall of Fame and Museum is set to host its eleventh annual induction ceremony on Monday October 23, 2017 at the Cornwall Curling Club in Cornwall, PEI. Five inductees from the Charlottetown Curling Club, Mark Butler, … Continue reading

Behind the Scenes session on Concussions 101

A session on “Concussions 101 – What is a concussion and how to properly manage athletes that get one”, with Colin Moore, will be held on Thursday October 12, 2017 at The House of Sport, 40 Enman Crescent, Charlottetown, Room 149 from 7:00 to … Continue reading

PEI’s Brett Gallant in Men of Curling Calendar, raising funds for KidSport PEI (The Curling News)

TORONTO, CANADA – The Men of Curling are back, modelling their high-performance physiques in a new, high-quality 2018 wall calendar featuring 15 athlete models representing five countries. Each athlete’s photography was designed and shot according to his own specifications, in conjunction … Continue reading

Reminder of Curl PEI AGM on Thursday. Draft ch’ship sites/dates

The 2017 Annual General Meeting of Curl PEI will be held at 7 pm on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at the House of Sport (40 Enman Cres., Charlottetown). Each Member Club is entitled to identify one delegate to vote at this meeting.   Curl PEI … Continue reading

Gushue, Tippin stay perfect to take Stu Sells Toronto Tankard, MacPhee finishes at 2-2 (Sportsnet)

TORONTO (by Jonathan Brazeau)— Team Gushue successfully retained the Stu Sells Toronto Tankard and this time actually won it with their skip in the lineup. The St. John’s, N.L. club claimed the title a year ago without Brad Gushue, who … Continue reading

MacPhee finishes play at Stu Sells Toronto with 2-2 record, Gushue advances to Men’s Quarters

The men’s and women’s quarter-finals both go at 8 and 10:30 this morning (some games at each time), with the semis at 2 pm and the finals at 5 (all times Eastern), as the Stu Sells Toronto Tankard wraps up … Continue reading

5 Fun Facts about PEI’s team at the Canadian Mixed in November (Curling Canada)

(by Jean Mills) The 2018 Canadian Mixed Curling Championship presented by Westman Communications Group heads to Swan River, Man., November 12-13 2017. As our Provincial and Territorial champions prepare to compete for the 55th national Mixed title, we asked them … Continue reading

CCE Youth Spiel and Canada Games Mini-Devt Camp at Curl Moncton

A CCE Youth Spiel and Canada Games Mini Development Camp will take place Friday – Sunday, December 8 – 10, 2017 at Curl Moncton, 80 Lockhart Avenue, Moncton, NB. REGISTER online: nbcurlingregistration.com Registration deadline: November 24, 2017 For more information: Kevin Kyle … Continue reading

It’s almost time to curl on PEI!

Island curling clubs are busy getting ready for the season, with the Charlottetown Curling Complex set to be the first with ice. Icemaker Larry Richards took this photo last last night – the base coats are on and the ice … Continue reading

Team MacPhee begins their curling season this weekend in Toronto

PEI’s reigning provincial women’s curling champs, the Robyn MacPhee rink, begin their 2017/2018 curling season on Friday at the $16,000 total purse, 18 team Stu Sells Toronto Tankard. Live results will be available at: www.worldcurl.com/events.php?view=Scores&eventid=4783# Other events on their schedule include … Continue reading

After ‘devastating’ year, Crapaud Curling Club back on solid ice (CBC PEI)

Club sees its future not just as a curling venue, but as a community centre By Tom Steepe, CBC News The Crapaud Curling Club is set to re-open this fall with new optimism, new ice-making equipment and — hopefully — new members. … Continue reading

Crapaud season startup: Early Reg. Oct 20, Learn to Curl Oct. 28, Curling start Nov. 6

The Crapaud Community Curling Club is looking forward to getting back on the ice and having a successful year. They will be having Early Registration on October 20th at 7 pm. The early bird discount will be available until November 5th for those unable to … Continue reading

Islanders made the playoffs in Halifax U21 Spiel

It was a good weekend for PEI Junior curlers at the Under 21 Nautilus Slam at CFB Halifax. The Lauren Lenentine rink from the Cornwall Curling Club made it to the semi-final round, losing 5-3 to event winner Team Comeau … Continue reading

Saint John Bonspiel has U21 and Canada Winter Games Divisions

2017 TSA U21 & 2019 Canada Winter Games age Junior Curling Bonspiel Age limit:            U21 – All curlers must have been born on July 1, 1996 or later.                                               CWG – All curlers must have been born on July 1, … Continue reading

Team Lenentine advances to quarter-finals in Nautilus U21 Slam at CFB Halifax

Team Lenentine from the Cornwall Curling Club, the only PEI  rink competing in this weekend’s Nautilus Junior Slam U21 Series at the CFB Halifax Curling Club, finished women’s division round robin play on Saturday evening in second place, with a … Continue reading

Final Reminder: PEI Curling Hall of Fame student bursary deadline is Sept. 30

This is a final reminder that the Prince Edward Island Curling Hall of Fame is offering four annual bursaries, for a total amount of $3000, with $1000 and $500 awarded annually to junior female curlers, and an equal amount to … Continue reading

Summerside Road to the Roar Pre-Trials Teams in Fine Form with Weekend Triumphs (Curling Canada)

The Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings is the most anticipated event of this curling season. All the qualified teams have planned their seasons with the hope that they peak at just the right time, and earn the right to represent Canada … Continue reading

Canada Games-age Girls’ team seeking coach

A junior girls’ team in the Charlottetown/Cornwall area is in need of a coach for the 2017-18 season. This is a new team of experienced players who are of 2019 Canada Games eligible age (born July 1, 2000 or later). If … Continue reading

Live it Live with tickets for the Road to the Roar in Summerside

Home Hardware Road to the Roar tickets: See some of Canada’s best, including PEI native Adam Casey, battle at Summerside’s Credit Union Place, for their shot at becoming Team Canada.  Single Draw & Day passes, as well as Full Event passes, … Continue reading

Charlottetown Curling Club hiring manager

Charlottetown Curling Club Manager Responsibilities • Solicit and secure advertising revenue and booking revenue; • Arrange bookings of both ice and facility; • Report to the Board on any funding opportunities; • Provide support to, and advise the Charlottetown Curling … Continue reading

Team Lenentine competing in Nautilus U21 Slam this weekend at CFB Halifax

Team Lenentine from the Cornwall Curling Club will be the only rink from PEI competing this weekend in the Nautilus Junior Slam U21 Series at the CFB Halifax Curling Club, starting on Friday, with finals Sunday afternoon.  Winners are invited to the Junior Slam … Continue reading

Two PEI Canada Games-age teams have good results at Halifax spiel

  Two Cornwall Curling Club teams, both looking to represent PEI in the 2019 Canada Winter Games, had good finishes against their Nova Scotia peers at the Harvest Spiel, which wrapped up this afternoon at the Mayflower Curling Club in Halifax Nova … Continue reading

Silver Fox season startup info

The ice plant starts up on Oct. 18th as another curling season gets underway at the Silver Fox Curling & Yacht entertainment complex in Summerside, with the Sunday Commercial League hitting the ice on Oct. 29. Open Houses are scheduled … Continue reading

Q and A with PEI Travelers Women’s Team (Curling Canada)

(by Jean Mills) The 2017 Travelers Curling Club Championship is just a few months away. As curlers prepare to represent their province or territory in Kingston, teams are making important decisions about game strategy and tactics. We wanted to dig … Continue reading

Coaching PEI: National Coaches Week, Webinar Series, Upcoming Dates, Sport Fairs

Here are National Coaches Week events taking place in PEI. Learn more at  http://www.coachingpei.ca/national-coaches-week.html Sept 26 – Behind the Scenes 101 – Nancy Fong Sept 27 – Resistance Training – Kris MacPhee Sept 28 – Behind the Scenes 101- Jackson Slauenwhite Sept 29 … Continue reading

Crapaud Community Curling Club Update. Meeting this evening (Sunday)

There will be a meeting at 6 pm this (Sunday) evening at the Curling Club for all members. An update on the Ice Plant will be provided. Sorry for the late notice. There will be a car rally on Sept 23 from 1 pm to … Continue reading

Curling Season Fitness Training from Synergy Fitness – try it for free on Sept. 21

Synergy Fitness and Nutrition, 141 Mount Edward Road in Charlottetown, is once again offering an in-season Sport Performance Training Program to Island curlers of all ages and levels, which is customized to your fitness level. Curl PEI will host one … Continue reading

Curling, free curling school, new member reg. starts Oct. 16 at Cornwall Curling Club

CURLING at the Cornwall Curling Club begins on October 16th for daytime curlers, and evening league play starts on October 23rd. The Junior Program begins on October 29th. REGISTRATION / CURLING SCHOOL Registration for returning members (including juniors) will be held … Continue reading

The Ch’town Curling Complex has a new phone number

The Charlottetown Curling Complex has a new phone number. You can now reach them at: (902) 370-CURL or (902) 370-2875. … Continue reading

Notice of Curl PEI Annual General Meeting (AGM)

The 2017 Annual General Meeting of Curl PEI will be held at 7 pm on Thursday, October 12, 2017 at the House of Sport (40 Enman Cres., Charlottetown). Each Member Club is entitled to identify one delegate to vote at this meeting.   Curl PEI … Continue reading

Charlottetown Curling Complex – Registration Dates and season startup info

Registration Dates (on-site at the Complex) September 13th from 5-7 pm; September 16th from 11 am -1 pm; September 23rd from 11 am-1 pm; and September 27th from 5-7 pm. Anyone who signs up prior to September 28thwill have their name entered into a draw for a $100 bar/rental … Continue reading

Junior boy’s player looking for team, junior girls team looking for player

The PEI junior curling season is almost upon us, and we have a boy’s player looking for a team, and a  girl’s team looking for a player.  Due to some team changes over the summer, one junior girls’ team is … Continue reading

S’Side Road to the Roar: single draw and day passes on sale Sept. 22

Single draw & day passes will be available for purchase beginning September 22, 2017 at 10 am Atlantic time. The Home Hardware Road to the Roar Curling Pre-Trials take place Nov. 6-12 at Credit Union Place in Summerside PEI.  Website: www.curling.ca/2017roadtotheroar/ … Continue reading

Get to know Team PEI men competing at the 2017 Travelers Canada Curling Ch’ship (Curling Canada)

(by Jean Mills) The 2017 Travelers Curling Club Championship (Nov. 20-25 in Kingston ON) is just a few months away. As curlers prepare to represent their province or territory in Kingston, teams are making important decisions about game strategy and … Continue reading

Reminder: PEI Curling Hall of Fame student bursary deadline is Sept. 30

This is a reminder that the Prince Edward Island Curling Hall of Fame is offering four annual bursaries, for a total amount of $3000, with $1000 and $500 awarded annually to junior female curlers, and an equal amount to junior … Continue reading

Kids learn hoops, hockey, curling, teamwork skills at 1st Jumpstart Games (Guardian)

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – Two hundred kids had a chance to get outside and be active Tuesday in Charlottetown.  Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities hosted its first Jumpstart Games in Prince Edward Island. The charity helps youth whose families face financial difficulties … Continue reading

Montague Junior Registration

It’s that time of year again.  Junior Curling Registration- Would you like your child to learn a life-long sport?  Junior and Little Rocks registration will be held at the Montague Curling Club: September 25th. 6:00pm to 8:00  pm for returning … Continue reading

PEI’s DeWolfe and Roche among “For the Love of Curling” scholarship recipients (Curling Canada)

Some of Canada’s most promising student/athlete curlers will get a much-needed financial boost after being named recipients of the 2017 Curling Canada Foundation For the Love of Curling scholarships, it was announced today by Curling Canada. 2017 For the Love of Curling … Continue reading

Former World Junior Curling Champ brings awareness for Lyme disease with run/walk event (Guardian)

Fewer than two years ago, a Charlottetown mother diagnosed with Lyme disease dreamed one day she would be able to play with her children again. Stefanie Clark, 36, has since completely recovered after more than a year of treatment.   … Continue reading

U21 Nautilus Slam Junior Competition at CFB Halifax club

The new U21 Nautilus Slam (Jr competitive curling) still has spots open. Sep 29-Oct 1, 2017 at the CFB Halifax Curling Club. Register today! http://www.juniorslamseries.com/events/61 See poster for details:   … Continue reading

2019 World Junior Curling Ch’ships to be held in Liverpool NS (Curling Canada)

The planet’s best young curling teams will gather in Liverpool, N.S., for the 2019 World Junior Curling Championships, it was announced jointly today by the World Curling Federation and Curling Canada. Queens Place Emera Centre in Liverpool, N.S., will host … Continue reading

27th annual Toronto Curling Assoc. U18/U21 Youth Ch’ship in Dec.

The 37th annual TCA Youth Championship will be held in Oshawa from December 27-29 and features an exciting prize purse. This year’s tournament will feature an opening ceremony on December 28, as well as the first ever gender-neutral TCA Youth Awards.  • … Continue reading

Field set for Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials in Summerside (Curling Canada)

Twenty-eight teams are now set to pursue their Olympic gold-medal ambitions later this year in Summerside, P.E.I., it was announced today by Curling Canada. Photo, Curling Canada/Andrew Klaver The 2017 Home Hardware Road to the Roar Pre-Trials, set for Nov. … Continue reading

Home Hardware named title sponsor for Road to the Roar Pre-Trials in Summerside (Curling Canada)

One of the key events in deciding which Canadian teams will be chasing gold in 2018 will have a new title sponsor, it was announced today by Curling Canada. Photo, Curling Canada/Michael Burns   Home Hardware, Canada’s largest dealer-owned hardware, … Continue reading

(Reminder) Trainwave workshop with Adam Kingsbury: Becoming your team’s mental coach

Curl PEI’s Performance Committee is excited to announce two upcoming workshops with Mental Performance Specialist – National Team Program (Curling Canada), Adam Kingsbury. Adam Kingsbury is a clinical psychology resident at the University of Ottawa.  Adam presently consults for Curling … Continue reading

(Reminder) Identifying Barriers in Emerging Elite Curlers – Workshop with Adam Kingsbury

Curl PEI’s Performance Committee is excited to announce two upcoming workshops with Mental Performance Specialist – National Team Program (Curling Canada), Adam Kingsbury. Adam Kingsbury is a clinical psychology resident at the University of Ottawa.  Adam presently consults for Curling … Continue reading

Self-Expression and Curling: Video by PEI Jr. and U18 champ Lauren Lenentine for her leadership class

Check out this video about Self-expression and curling, make by PEI Junior and Under 18 champ Lauren Lenentine for her Leadership class: … Continue reading

Crapaud Community Curling Club receives Canada 150 funding (Guardian)

KINGSTON, P.E.I. — As part of the celebrations for Canada’s 150th anniversary, nine projects in central P.E.I. will share more than $300,000 in federal government funding. From left, president Alan Crane and Eric MacArthur with the Kingston Legion, join Cornwall … Continue reading

Canadian U-18 Ch’ships to be staged in St. Andrews NB (Curling Canada)

Canada’s top up-and-coming curlers will play for national championships for a second straight year in the province of New Brunswick. The W.C. O’Neill Arena Complex, which features both a hockey arena and the three-sheet Heather Curling Club, will host the … Continue reading

Roger Gavin named Alberton’s Volunteer of the Year (Journal)

ALBERTON — His active involvement in the day-to-day operation of the Western Community Curling Club has earned Alberton resident Roger Gavin the town’s Myles Getson Volunteer of the Year Award. It was presented to him during the town’s Canada Day … Continue reading

Prime Minister to pay visit to Montague Curling Club Thurs. morning

The Hon. Lawrence MacAulay and the Montague Curling Club have announced that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be at the Club at 9 am on Thursday, to kick off Canada Day celebrations. Everybody is invited! … Continue reading

Format Finalized for 16-Team Ch’ships in 2018 (Curling Canada)

A Friday night showdown will determine the 16th and final entries into the 2018 Tim Hortons Brier and Scotties Tournament of Hearts, it was announced today by Curling Canada. Photo, Curling Canada/Jeffrey Au On the Friday night prior to the opening of round-robin … Continue reading

Pre-Season curling cancelled at Crapaud due to ice plant chiller delivery delay

The Crapaud Community Curling Club has recently been informed us that the new chiller for their ice plant will not be delivered until September 15. Because of this, they will have to cancel the planned Pre-Season curling.   … Continue reading

Brett Gallant’s wonderful curling season will be celebrated tonight (PEI Guardian)

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – Brett Gallant has a bit of tongue-in-cheek advice for permitting well-wishers to kiss the Brier Tankard when it’s on display Sunday in Charlottetown. “As long as they don’t get too close,” Gallant said with a laugh.  That’s … Continue reading

More details on Sat. Celebration Gala for Brett Gallant. Lounge open to public at 10 pm

Here’s a run-down of the activities at Saturday evening’s Brett Gallant Celebration Gala at the Charlottetown Curling Complex. The evening will begin at 6 pm with the piping-in of the guest of honour to a reception in the lounge  area, where … Continue reading

Overflow parking for Brett Gallant gala at Ch’town Curling Complex

The Charlottetown Curling Complex has arranged for overflow parking for the Brett Gallant gala on Saturday evening, in the Holland College staff parking lot on Fitzroy Street (behind the milk plant). As you can see from the map it is … Continue reading

Trainwave workshop with Adam Kingsbury: Becoming your team’s mental coach

Curl PEI’s Performance Committee is excited to announce two upcoming workshops with Mental Performance Specialist – National Team Program (Curling Canada), Adam Kingsbury. Adam Kingsbury is a clinical psychology resident at the University of Ottawa.  Adam presently consults for Curling … Continue reading

Identifying Barriers in Emerging Elite Curlers – Workshop with Adam Kingsbury

Curl PEI’s Performance Committee is excited to announce two upcoming workshops with Mental Performance Specialist – National Team Program (Curling Canada), Adam Kingsbury. Adam Kingsbury is a clinical psychology resident at the University of Ottawa.  Adam presently consults for Curling … Continue reading

Multi-Sport Coaching and Leading Effectively Workshop from Coaching PEI

Coaching PEI will be hosting a Multi Sport Coaching and Leading Effectively workshop on Saturday July 22, 2017. This is one of the longest modules and they needed to bring a Coach Developer in from Halifax in order to host. For … Continue reading

Curl Moncton International Junior Summer Spiel in August

The 2017 Curl Moncton International Junior Summer Spiel takes place August 4-6, 2017 Format: The format will depend on number of teams entered (maximum 16 teams). Every team is guaranteed 4 games (either pools & play-offs or draw trees & … Continue reading

New Holland named title sponsor of Canadian Junior Ch’ships (Curling Canada)

A world leader in the manufacturing and selling of agricultural and construction equipment also will be taking a lead role in helping to develop Canada’s top young curlers, it was announced today by Curling Canada. New Holland — the parent … Continue reading

Safety first: Curl PEI already putting helmets on kids (CBC PEI)

Curl PEI already has rules requiring young curlers to wear helmets, in line with a recent Curling Canada’s recommendation. Curling Canada puts up a guard, urges beginners to wear helmets Sandy Matheson, the vice-president of Curl PEI said staff at … Continue reading

Meet and Greet with Brett Gallant & the Brier Tankard trophy on Sunday. Juniors especially welcome!

Curl PEI will be hosting a Meet and Greet with Brett Gallant on Sunday, June 25 from 1-3 pm at the West Royalty Community Centre, at the corner of the Lower Malpeque and Kirkdale roads in Charlottetown.   Curling Canada … Continue reading

New helmet recommendations, new governors, come out of Curling Canada Annual Meeting (Curling Canada)

Curling Canada will move forward on introducing a helmet policy for young and beginning curlers, it was confirmed during the Curling Canada Annual Meeting on Saturday in Cornwall, Ont. Participants in the 2017 Curling Canada Annual Meeting in Cornwall, Ont. … Continue reading