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Date Revision – OCC Webinar Series – The Dynamics of Coaching Women

The much anticipated OCC Webinar – The Dynamics of Coaching Women to be hosted by Leith Drury, Ph.D originally scheduled for January 9, 2019 has been re-scheduled for Wednesday January 16, 2019 at 7:00pm EST.  If you have already signed up for this webinar you will be contacted to ensure your participation.  The registration on our webpage now reflects the updated date.  A full description of the webinar and our host follows. Many coaches have experience working with both female and

OCC Adds More Ontario Kids Curl – Youth Curling Summit Locations

The Ontario Kids Curl – Youth Curling Summits are a HUGE hit!  Participant feedback has been incredible so far!  You need to get to a Summit near you!!   Timmins, Thunder Bay, Blenheim, London and Sudbury!  Youth Curling Summits have all been scheduled for your area over the next couple of weeks. Timmins – December 8, 2018 Sudbury – December 10, 2018 London – December 12, 2018 Bleheim – December 15, 2018 Thunder Bay – December 15, 2018 More dates will be coming soon! If you have an interest

OCC Staff Announcement

OCC is welcoming a new employee to our team. Sean Turriff  is joining the OCC as Education Manager – South effective immediately.  Sean is replacing Perry Marshall who will be pursing new opportunities. Pictured Above:  Sean Turriff Sean has a long history working for the OCC, CurlON and NOCA as a Coach, Coach developer and High Performance Team Member.  Sean’s skills and passion for the game will perfectly compliment the Education Manager Role.  Sean can be reached at sturriff@ontcurl.com We’d like to

New Webinars Scheduled for October and November!

The OCC Webinar Series has continued to be a valuable source of information for coaches from Ontario, Canada and around the world!  We’ve lined up some great presenters for October and November! October 17 – Karen Watson will talk about Optimal Energy for Performance October 24 – Nolan Thiessen will discuss the “Latest” in Brushing November 7 – Maurice Wilson will present about “Learning to Win” A complete listing of our OCC webinars can be found here – Check back

Next Gen Program Teams Announced for 2018-2019 Season

After careful consideration of Next Gen Program applications received the Ontario Curling Council’s High Performance Team have determined the following teams will be in the 2018-2019 Provincial Next Gen Program.  Please note, there were a lack of applicants for Tier 1 programs, so the High Performance Team opted to offer the positions to a Men’s team and a Women’s team.   Tier 1:  Next Gen “OnTrack” – Supported by the Ontario High Performance Sport Initiative (OHPSI) operated by the Canadian Sport Institute