Quest for Gold 2023

The Ontario Curling Council (OCC) is pleased to announce that the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture & Sport has awarded Quest for Gold funding to the sport of curling for…

U18/U21 Northern Ontario Men’s Development Grants

  The Ontario Curling Council is pleased to offer Competitive Skill development grants specifically intended to remove barriers to competition and to help competitive teams target improvements. Only U18/U21 Men’s…

World Academy of Sport Curling Voucher Raffle

  Ontario has obtained six voucher codes for CurlON and NOCA combined. Three males and three females will be chosen (through a randomized selection – ie. “Raffle”) to receive a…

Next Gen Applications for 2022/23 are now OPEN

The Ontario Curling Council announces that the Application Window for NextGen 2022/23 is now Open. The Next Gen Program is designed to support athletes who have proven competitive success over…

OCC Academy Team Announcement

On the weekend of April 30 / May 1, the Ontario Curling Council held our development / try out camp for our Academy Team pilot project at the Dundas Valley…

OCC seeking Independent Councillor (Board Member) for 3-Year Term

The Ontario Curling Council (OCC) is the Provincial Sport Organization for amateur curling in Ontario.  The OCC works collaboratively with its members CurlON and the Northern Ontario Curling Association to…

Curling Specific Fitness | Leg Power and Drive

If you watch curling at the elite level today, it is not uncommon that you see double runbacks and peels as a staple to most teams. But how do they…

Return To Coaching Fall 2021-22

    While the possibility of a curling season is looking more and more likely for 2021/22 there remain many questions.  The OCC has assembled a Return to Coaching guide…

Process v. Outcome

It was hard to watch. With four holes to play in the 2012 British Open (sorry UK, yours isn’t the only Open), Aussie Adam Scott with Tiger Woods former caddie,…