Southshore Pharmacy Funspiel at Crapaud

Southshore Pharmacy Funspiel – February 10th & 11th at the Crapaud Community Curling Club.

$160/team ~ 3 6-End Games ~ There will be a Competitive Draw ~ Dinner ~ Draw to the Button

To register contact Della Ferguson at  902-218-9466

Drop-in curling night at Cornwall on Fri. March 20 – all welcome!

The final Friday evening Drop-In Curling session of the season at the Cornwall Curling Club is set for Friday, March 20, beginning at 7 pm. Everyone who would like to get in a game of curling or check out the sport or the Cornwall club, is welcome to attend. 

Free for Club members. A “Drop In Fee” of $10 will apply for non-members.

No need to sign up – just show up, and you will be put on a team.

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Western hosting St. Patrick’s Day-themed funspiel

Please join the Western Community Curling Club in Alberton for the Getson’s Funspiel, March 20-22 – a weekend of fun and laughs with a  St. Paddy’s Day theme. Put on your best Irish costume and show off your creativity.

1. Prizes for ABC divisions ,runner ups and lots of door prizes & a special booby prizes.

2. $100 surprise box draw for those who dare to wear a St. Paddy’s day costume.

3. Draw to the button with a twist

4. 50/50 draws and special surprises along the way

5. Snacks provided throughout weekend, with supper on Saturday evening

6. Let us know if you don’t have enough for a team and we will find you one

7. Prizes for best St. Paddy’s Day outfits

8. New curlers welcome (luck of the Irish is on your side)

9. $120.00 per team (four)

For more info or to register, please call (902) 853-2732 or 853-3209 or 856-2653

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Ch’town holding 2nd annual Rock with Friends major fundraiser

Join us for the second annual “Rock with Friends” – a
Charlottetown Curling Complex Major Fundraiser on
Saturday, February 28, 6 pm.

Purchase a $20 ticket and have a chance at one of three great prizes
1. $500 gift card for Home Hardware
2. 2015 Curling Membership to CCC (transferable)
3. Social Golf Membership (11 rounds) at Green Gables (transferable)

Lots of other prizes – Munchies

Up Close and Personal Curling Stories – Silent Auction- President Reception – Live Entertainment with Route 21

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Reminder: Crapaud hosting U13 Fun Day on Islander Day

The Crapaud Community Curling Club is hosting an Under 13 fun day on Monday February 16 (Islander Day) starting at 10:30. The cost is $40 per team. It will include two 4 end games plus a meal.

For more info or to sign up, contact Susan Hubley at 902-598-8800 or [email protected].

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Crapaud hosting U13 Fun Day on Islander Day

The Crapaud Community Curling Club is hosting an Under 13 fun day on Monday February 16 (Islander Day) starting at 10:30. The cost is $40 per team. It will include two 4 end games plus a meal.

For more info or to sign up, contact Susan Hubley at 902-598-8800 or [email protected].

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Room for 2 more jr. men’s, 2 more jr. women’s teams in Feb. Freeze at Fox

The February Freeze junior cashspiel is set for the Silver Fox Curling & Yacht Club in Summerside on Feb. 13, 14, and 15. Currently there are 10 junior men’s and and equal number of junior women’s teams signed up. There is  room for 2 more teams on each side, but organizers will require two teams to sign up on either side in order to make an even draw. Entry fee is $125 per team, and guarantees five games. Host hotel is the Quality Inn – email [email protected].

To enter, please use this PDF entry form and send cheque with the form to the address specified: February Freeze Spiel 2015 entry form

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Cornwall U13 spiel gets a sponsor, adds second age category

The Under 13 funspiel scheduled for Saturday February 7 at the Cornwall Curling Club has obtained a sponsor, and will now be known as the “Glen Afton Golf Course Under 13 Funspiel”.
As well, the organizer has now added a second age category, for teams age 14 and under. Eight teams will be accepted in that age group. Please indicate when registering which group you would like your team to play in.

Boys, girls and mixed teams (any combination) are accepted in both categories. Entry fee is $60/team, and includes pizza and prizes.

To enter, contact Brenda at [email protected] or (902) 566-2620.

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Reminder: Cornwall Curling Club hosting U13 Funspiel on Feb. 7

The Cornwall Curling Club is holding an Under 13 Funspiel on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015, with boys, girls and mixed teams accepted. Entry fee is $60/team, and includes pizza and prizes.

To enter, contact Brenda at [email protected] or (902) 566-2620.

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Pink Ladies women’s funspiel set for Montague

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The annual “Pink Ladies” women’s funspiel takes place Feb. 27 and 28 at the Montague Curling Rink. $140 team entry includes three six-end games, finger food on Friday evening, continental breakfast Saturday morning, a pot luck dinner Saturday evening provided by the Montague ladies, along with the opportunity to win great prizes.

Entry deadline is Feb. 22. Send entry form (below) and cheque payable to the Montague Curling Club to: Montague Curling Rink, Attn: Larry Richards, PO Box 806, Montague PE C0A 1R0.

For more info, email [email protected]

Here is the event registration form: Pink15registrationform

Three player rink scores 8-ender in Charlottetown

The three-person rink of skip Dave Kassner, along with Adam Kassner and Nick Oakley, scored an eight-ender on Sunday in the Commercial League at the Charlottetown Curling Complex.

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Photo (L-R): Nick Oakley, Adam Kassner, David Kassner

Their opponents had shot rock on the button and a second stone in the eight-foot circle. With his final shot of the end, Kassner made a double take-out and stayed in the rings for a count of eight.

It’s his first eight-ender in his 50 year curling career, and he reports that he is now on par with his mother, who recorded one several years ago.

Tyler Smith rink goes undefeated, wins Crapaud Cashspiel with difficult final shot

Team Tyler Smith, from the Montague and Crapaud curling clubs, won the Crapaud Curling Club Cashspiel this weekend, going 4 and 0 in the event.  In the championship game, down one coming home with last rock, Team Smith executed a through-the–port raise takeout to score two and edge the Dennis Watts team from the Charlottetown Curling Complex by a 6-5 score.

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Photo: Team Smith at the Provincial Juniors in November (L-R): Tyler Smith, Brooks Roche, Dylan Lowery, Ryan Lowery, coach Kevin Smith

Team Smith includes third Brooks Roche, second Dylan Lowery, and lead Ryan Lowery. Other members of Team Watts are Eric Brodersen, Andrew MacDougall, and Doug MacGregor .  The Watts rink took home a $100 cash bonus for winning the “best draw to the button” contest. Eight teams from the Crapaud, Charlottetown, and Montague curling facilities, took part in the cashspiel.

Team Smith are off the the M and M Meat Shops Canadian Juniors from January 25 to February 1 in Cornerbrook NL, followed by the Canada Games, in Prince George BC, from February 13-21.

PEI newcomers take to the ice at Cornwall

Approximately 50 people of all ages, who are both new to Canada and new to one of Canada’s most popular winter sports, took to the ice at the Cornwall Curling Club this evening for an introduction to “the roaring game”.  The event, organized by the Club and the PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada, (PEIANC)  continues for the next two Sunday evenings.

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Craig Mackie photo: Cornwall Curling Club Board of Directors member Paula Ling helps a young “newcomer” deliver a rock

Both PEIANC Executive Director Craig Mackie and Joe Byrne, their Community Connections Supervisor, along with Cornwall Curling Club President Frank Martin, helped out with the event, all saying that said they were very pleased with both the turnout and the event. The smiles on the curlers’ faces, and the enthusiasm they showed for the sport all indicated that the introduction to curling was a success.

If other newcomers would like to attend on either January 18 (7-9 PM), or the 25th (6-8 PM), they are asked to get in touch with Joe Byrne at 902-628-6009 x224 or email [email protected]

For more info on the PEI Association of Newcomers for Canada, visit PEIAnc.com.

For more info on the Cornwall Curling Club, visit CornwallCurling.com

Funding assistance for this initiative is being provided under the Sport Partnership and Engagement Program, a project of the Sport Participation Bilateral which is jointly funded by the Province of PEI (Department of Health and Wellness) and the Federal Government (Canadian Heritage – Sport Canada).

Cornwall and Montague rinks win 10th annual George’s Deck and Recovery Under 13 Bonspiel

The 10th annual George’s Deck and Recovery Under 13 Bonspiel was held today at the Montague Curling Club, with 12 teams taking part. The first and second place teams were from the Cornwall Curling Club, while a team from the … Continue reading

Montague Curl for Cancer coming up Sunday. Everybody welcome!

Annual Curl For Cancer Attention All Curlers Please come and support the Montague Curling Club Curl For Cancer Sunday, January 11, 2015 Registration just $20 per person 10 a.m. Curling Draws Bake Sale Silent Auction Trivia Challenge Great items for Gifts! … Continue reading

Draw set for George’s Deck and Recovery U13 Bonspiel

The draw is now set for Saturday’s George’s Deck and Recovery Under 13 Funspiel at the Montague Curling Club, probably the only curling event on PEI that includes both free admission and a free lunch. The 12 teams of young … Continue reading

Crapaud hosting Ruth’s Funspiel

The Crapaud Curling Club is hosting “Ruth’s Funspiel” on January 16 and 17. This single-entry event costs $25 per person, with teams playing one game Friday evening, and 2 games Saturday. A hot meal Saturday at noon is included. … Continue reading

Coming soon…

Adult Warm Up Days – If you have a team interested in participating this Saturday please register by noon on Wednesday, January 7.  Register online: https://peicurling.com/eventschships/competitions/about-peica-provincial-competitions/entry-form/.  For more information: https://peicurling.com/programs/adult-programs/adult-warm-up-days/ Community School Curling – 10 week program for $15 happening … Continue reading

Free 4-week Try Curling program starting Tues night in Alberton

Try Curling Alberton Join us at Western Community Curling Club in Alberton to give the sport of curling a try on Tuesdays at 6pm starting Jan. 6.  This 4-week program is for anyone age 18+ and all you need is … Continue reading

Montague Board of Directors member and former Firefighters champion passes away

Sympathies are extended to the family, and to Montague Curling Club members and Board of Directors, on the sudden passing on Friday of Board member Clayton Martin, age 61. Martin is a two-time provincial firefighters curling champion, competing as lead … Continue reading

Jr. Curling Coach Glen MacLean wins O’Leary’s Good Neighbour award, Jr. coord. John Martin wins Citizen of the Year

Two men involved with Junior Curling at the Maple Leaf Curling Club in O’Leary were honoured with awards at yesterday’s Town of O’Leary New Year’s Levee. Glen MacLean, who coached the men’s runner-up Matthew MacLean rink at the recent Pepsi … Continue reading

Crapaud hosting Community School Curling. Registration Jan. 7

So your new year’s resolution is to learn how to curl?? GREAT NEWS! Crapaud Curling Club is happy to be hosting Community School Curling ! The community school curling runs for 10 weeks. The total cost for the 10 weeks … Continue reading

Entry deadline Jan. 2 for 10th annual George’s Deck and Recovery Under 13 Funspiel. No entry fee, Free Lunch!

The tenth annual George’s Deck & Recovery Funspiel for curlers under 13 years of age takes place January 10 at the Montague Curling Rink. This event is FREE of charge, and includes a complementary lunch as well. It’s open to … Continue reading

ParaSport and Recreation PEI to offer Wheelchair, Visually Impaired curling Thursday evenings in Cornwall

Starting January 8, and running every Thursday from 8-10 pm at the Cornwall Curling Club, ParaSport and Recreation PEI will be offering Wheelchair Curling and Visually Impaired Curling. The signup cost is $25 per participant. For more info or to … Continue reading

Get ready to “Rock the Ice” with the Rookie’s Guide to Curling on PEI

Curl PEI, with help from Fresh Media and PEI’s seven dedicated curling facilities, is launching a new website to help get more people interested in our sport and into our clubs, by explaining how the game works, how to rent … Continue reading

Cornwall Curling Club to introduce PEI Newcomers to the very Canadian sport of curling

The Cornwall Curling Club has invited some of our newest Islanders, with the help of the PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada (PEIANC), to come out and try the very Canadian game of curling, on three consecutive Sunday evenings in … Continue reading

Haaappy to announce the 28th annual Hemphill GM Open Bonspiel

The 28th annual Hemphill GM Open Funspiel takes place January 16, 17, and 18 (Friday night through Sunday afternoon) at the Silver Fox Curling & Yacht Club in Summerside. There are four divisions, and entry is limited to 32 teams, … Continue reading

Rob Swan wraps up Curling Across the Nation PEI visit tonight in Montague

Rob Swan wraps up the PEI component of his “Curling Across the Nation” tour tonight at the Montague Curling Rink, with a game at 8:30 PM. He curled in Charlottetown this afternoon, and started the day with the Cornwall Curling … Continue reading

Learn to Curl, then Chase the Ace – Fri. night at Crapaud

Learn to Curl…then Chase the Ace!The Crapaud Curling Club is hosting an exciting double-header on Friday December 19th. You can learn to curl…then Chase the Ace! The Crapaud Curling Club is offering a free Learn to Curl session for all … Continue reading

Rob Swan is Curling Across the Nation, and will be on PEI this Wed. and Thurs.

Rob Swan comes from a small community in rural New Brunswick called Harvey Station, where they have been lucky for the past 53 year to have a small curling club. As of late the club is starting to show her … Continue reading

Only room for 2 more teams at the Woodstock-themed Foxy Lady women’s funspiel – be there or be square!

  Relive the hippy-dippy days of 1969 and Woodstock with the 15th annual Foxy Lady women’s funspiel, January 30 and 31 2015 at the Silver Fox Curling and Yacht Club in Summerside, sponsored by Credit Union Malpeque Bay and Ramsay … Continue reading

10th annual George’s Deck and Recovery Under 13 funspiel: Free Entry, Free Lunch!

The tenth annual George’s Deck & Recovery Funspiel for curlers under 13 years of age takes place January 10 at the Montague Curling Rink. This event is FREE of charge, and includes a complementary lunch as well. It’s open to … Continue reading

Last chance to curl in 2014 – Montague New Year’s Eve spiel

The Montague Curling Rink’s 2nd annual New Year’s Eve Bonspiel gets underway at 8 pm on Dec. 31. Entry fee is $20 per person, and includes 3 four-end games, card games, music, chowder, wings, and munchies. RSVP by Dec. 24 … Continue reading

Montague holding Men’s Funspiel in January

The Montague Curling Rink is holding its second annual Fair Isle Ford Men’s Funspiel on January 23-25.$140/team entry fee guarantees three games. Mussels on Friday evening, and a barbecue Saturday evening. RSVP to [email protected] Accommodations are available at Lane’s River … Continue reading

Crapaud Cashspiel welcomes Junior, Senior, and Travelers teams

The Crapaud Community Curling Club Cashspiel takes place Jan. 9-11 at the club, and is open to all Travelers (Dominion), Senior, and Junior teams. There will be separate men’s and women’s divisions if numbers are sufficient. Cost is $200 per … Continue reading

Leo Stewart rink wins Island Petroleum Cashspiel

The Leo Stewart rink from the host Silver Fox Curling and Yacht Club in Summerside were the winners of the Island Petroleum Cashspiel, which wrapped up on Sunday afternoon, with 16 Island teams taking part. This event is open to … Continue reading

Crapaud Community Curling Club update

Here’s an update on activities at the Crapaud Community Curling Club: Tonight we have a free learn to curl event , in conjunction with the ‘Chase the Ace’. We will have an instructor on the ice to help everyone get … Continue reading

Two days of peace, music, and curling: The Foxy Lady women’s funspiel takes you back to Woodstock

Relive the hippy-dippy days of Woodstock with the 15th annual Foxy Lady women’s funspiel, January 30 and 31 2015 at the Silver Fox Curling and Yacht Club in Summerside, sponsored by Credit Union Malpeque Bay and Ramsay Fish Holdings Ltd. … Continue reading

Journal Pioneer slideshow from Pepsi ACT Cashspiel

Here is a gallery of photos, taken by Jason Simmonds, at the opening draw of the Pepsi ACT Cashspiel this past weekend at the Silver Fox. The Peter Gallant rink won the event. Click to view slideshow Photo (L-R): Tricia … Continue reading

Peter Gallant rink wins Pepsi Cashspiel at the Silver Fox

The Peter Gallant rink from the Charlottetown Curling Complex, which includes third John Likely, second Mark O’Rourke, and lead Mark Butler, edged the Paul Dexter foursome from the Mayflower Curling Club in Halifax by a 7-6 score in this afternoon’s … Continue reading

Diane MacKay rink wins Cornwall’s 2nd annual Masters Plus bonspiel

Cornwall’s second annual Masters Plus bonspiel wrapped up on Friday, with the Diane MacKay rink from the host club winning the event, and the Ken Nichol team from Sackville NB finishing in the runner-up spot. Masters Plus  teams have three … Continue reading

Charlottetown Curling Complex rinks representing PEI at Travelers Curling Club Ch’ship, starting Monday in Halifax

Curling fever hits Halifax as the country’s top club teams descend on the Mayflower Curling Club HALIFAX, Nova Scotia, Nov. 20, 2014 — Travelers Canada is proud to present the 2014 Travelers Curling Club Championship taking place at the Mayflower … Continue reading

Curl PEI adopting CCA Curlcast for live scoring – to debut this weekend for Summerside cashspiel

Curl PEI, in partnership with the Canadian Curling Association (CCA) Information Services and Technology Department, and with Curl Atlantic, will be using the CCA’s Curlcast competition results platform to present up-to-date scoring for its provincial championship events, and for some … Continue reading

Pepsi Cashspiel: Atlantic Curling Tour event at The Fox this weekend (Journal)

SUMMERSIDE – The Atlantic Curling Tour will make a stop in Summerside this weekend. The Pepsi Cashspiel will take place at the Silver Fox Curling and Yacht Club from Friday to Sunday. Formerly the Journal Pioneer Cashspiel, the event has … Continue reading

Charlottetown Curling Complex holding Lobster/Ham Dinner, Curl for Cancer this weekend

The CCC is having a lobster/ham dinner fundraiser for the complex this Saturday with pick up from 3-5pm.  The meal includes 5 oz of lobster, 2 scoops potato salad, coleslaw, roll, cuke and tomato plus dessert for $20 or ham … Continue reading

Silver Fox hosting Christmas Classic for ages 13 and Under, 16 and Under

Summerside’s Silver Fox Curling and Yacht Club is once again hosting its “Christmas Classic”, on December 26 and 27, 2014, with age 13 and Under, and 16 and Under divisions. Entry fee of $100 per team guarantees four games, with … Continue reading

(Pics added, 1 team correction): James Bryson from St. John’s NL, and Veronica Smith from Cornwall PE go undefeated to win Fox Fall Fling

The 8th Annual Fall Fling Junior Cashspiel wrapped up Sunday afternoon at the Silver Fox Curling & Yacht Club in Summerside, with teams from St. John’s NL and Cornwall PEI winning the finals. Photo: Organizer Sheila Compton (right) handing out … Continue reading

2nd Annual Masters Plus fun spiel ready for Cornwall

16 teams from 7 Maritime curling clubs will be at the Cornwall Curling Club this week for the 2nd annual Masters Plus funspiel. Masters Plus means that 3 curlers on a team must be at least 60 years old, with … Continue reading

Kevin Gallant Memorial Spiel goes next weekend at the Maple Leaf club

The 2nd annual Kevin Gallant Memorial curling bonspiel takes place November 21-23 at the Maple Leaf Curling Club in O’Leary.  Kevin was a Junior curler who was killed in a snowmobile accident on December 18th 2013 at the young age … Continue reading