Stories and Pictures
MacIce Junior Doubles Leagues Kicks Off
Posted Nov 9,  2017

Thank you to Ian MacAuley (MacIce) for supporting junior curling in the area and contributing towards making this
 doubles league possible.    Also thanks to the Cityview Curling Club for jumping in and providing ice.  As usually we will be well received and have great curling conditions at the CVCC.

We will run an 8 team league to start.  If other teams are interested and want to join please don't heistate to contac tus.  It's never too late.

A section has been added to the websitre for the doubles league wher you can find the schedule an results. 
Roar of the Ring  - Opening Ceremony and more
Posted Nov 1,  2017

The OYCL is excited to partner with the 2017 ROTR organizing committee to get our curlers involved in the opening ceremony.  OYCL members will also have the opportunity to particiapte in events like crowd sweep and face painting during the course of the week.

Also the RCMP Curling Club (President Jeff Adam and Manager Paul Adams) has graciously accepted to sponsor the opportunity and purchase custom Jackets for all partcipants.  









It will be an incredible week of curling and fun.

Here is the list of opening ceremony participants:







Roar of the Ring  - Opening Ceremony
Posted Nov 1,  2017

  



 2017 -18 OYCL Season
Posted Sept 15, 2017

Mark your calendars the 2017-18 OYCL season is set to start October 15th.   Teams are still registerting, the schedule will be made and posted the first week of October. 

We are also looking for players interested in playing in 12 weeks mixed doubles league.  This league will start late October.

Hogline U18 Spiel Update
Posted Sept 15,  2017

The 2nd Hogline U18 Spiel is full and ready to go.  This year we have 10 ladies team and 8 mens team. The event will take place again at the Cityview Curling Club.  First draw start at 1:30pm Friday Sept 29th.   Teams should get their draw time very soon.

End Of Season News
Posted April 11, 2017       

The 2017-18 Registration Form is ready for download.    Click Here  

Next season we want to a continue to expand our U21 league with more competition and bigger cash payouts.   We expect our pools of U15 and U18 to grow.  We will also offer a handful of Mixed Doubles games for those interested.

I'm pleased to announce all of our executive team is coming back next season.  We are also looking to further expand our team.  If you are an energized curling person and want to join our team we'd be happy to have you.  We are seeking coordinators for each division and help with various events. Please inquire.

Mark your calendar, it's official the 2nd annual Hogline Junior Spiel is pencilled in for Sept 29 - Oct 1 2017 at the Cityview Curling Club.  Registration will be posted on our website very soon. 

Curling Summer Night is coming to Ottawa in July.  We will advertise the details on the website very soon. 
    
The Roar of the rings is coming up in December and the OYCL is proud to be part of it.   Some lucky curlers registered to league in Sept will be selected to meet all the team behind the scenes and participate to the opening ceremonies   Also the Roar of the Rings Future Starts program is currently open for curlers between the ages of 12 - 16.  You can register at the OVCA web site.   https://www.ovcaevents.com/events/future-stars . Don’t miss out!

2016-17 Wraps Up With A Bang
Posted April 10, 2017 

We just wrapped up our 3rd season. The curling this season was bigger and better than ever.  We wrapped up the season with a playoff spiel format.  All draws were played Friday April 7 and Saturday April 8 at the RCMP Curling Club.   Great curling packed the club house all day.  Food & drinks were served and the event was wrapped up with a supper and awards with the help our very important local youth curling ambassadors and champions; Lee Merklinger, Craig Savill, Emma Miskew and Joe Pavia (Hogline Curling).   Thank you to all who participated and helped.  ANOTHER GREAT SEASON IN THE BOOKS.   THANK YOU!!!

      Lee Merklinger Division











      Craig Savill Division










       

Team Homan Division








      


Hogline ReThredz U21 Cash League



2016 Hogline Junior Spiel wraps up with two amazing finals

 The first ever Hogline Junior Spiel wrapped up with a bang Sunday afternoon.   Team Kelly played Team McNamara in the boys final and the game was decided in an exta end on a measurement.   Congrats to team McNamara for pulling it off and great work team Kelly.   On the girls side the game was decided on the last stone in the 8th end.   Congrats to team Gray for hanging on.  Great work team Wallignford.   Watch out for our 2nd annual next September.  Bigger and better things .









2016-17 OYCL Ice Breaker 




Another OYCL season kicked off today with our annual Ice Breaker.  

 We received the visit of Craig Savill and team Morrissey (Erin Morrissey, Lynsey Longfield, Erica Hopson & Jen Ahde).  

40 junior curlers came ou to the RCMP curling club to enjoy a bit of practice time and get valuable advise from team Morrissey as the season gets started.   

Thank you to our special guests and to Asham and Goldline for some cool prizes.  

OYCL Participates at Brier Opening Ceremony

The 2016 Brier in Ottawa has come and gone but the memory for some of our curlers will live forever. 30 of our curler were selected to hold team flags and signs during the opening ceremonies as the event kicked off at TD place.  "That was cool" , "I got to meet my favorite player!", "I was nervous and happy"  to name a few of the comments we heard that day. 

A few pictures below to relive the moments 

2015-2016 Ice Breaker

Another great Ice Breaker held October 4th.  Big Thank you to Lisa Weagle, Emma Miskew and Cheryl Kreviazuk for giving their time and shring their expertise with the players.

OYCL Fuzion Jersey

We are pleased to partner with Hogline Proshop and Fuzion sportswear and offer our curlers the opporunity to purchase their own pro curling shirts.  Here's a mockup design of our Shirt. Contact us if you want to order one.

Dreams Start Young

Ottawa Youth Curling League featured in a Curling Canada Article.  Read Article