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Junior update – December 2017

Published on December 25, 2017 By Glenn Paulley

Our Junior Curling season is well underway at Elmira, with thirteen Little Rockers and twenty U15, U18 and U19 athletes. Our next practice will be Sunday, January 7 after the Christmas break. Our Little Rockers have been practicing hard since the end of October. On Saturday, December 16, Mackenna Riel, Emma and Lauren Penston, and […]

Junior curling update

Published on December 18, 2014 By Glenn Paulley

It has been a busy season thus far with the Elmira Junior program; we have nearly 60 children in the program, many of whom are participating in the sport for the first time. On the weekend of November 28-30 Elmira hosted the second annual OJCT bantam cash bonspiel, with participating teams from across southern Ontario […]

Second team needed for Milton bonspiel on December 8

Published on November 20, 2012 By Glenn Paulley

A second team is needed to even out the draw for the forthcoming Little Rock bonspiel in Milton on December 8, 2012. Elmira is already confirmed with an entry of Linden, Connor, Thomas (Kraemer) and Matthew. If your child is available to play on a second team, please let me know as soon as possible. […]

Forthcoming bonspiel action for Little Rockers

Published on January 18, 2012 By Glenn Paulley

A few forthcoming bonspiels for our Little Rockers to draw your attention to: Next Saturday, January 28, we’re sending two Little Rock teams to Brampton for their annual Brampton Junior Bonspiel. On Saturday, February 11 we are hosting our ninth annual Elmira Junior Bonspiel. We currently have Little Rock teams coming from Fergus, K-W Granite, […]

Elmira Little Rockers meet success in recent bonspiels

Published on January 7, 2012 By Glenn Paulley

Two recent Little Rock bonspiels to report on: On Saturday, December 3, at the Club at North Halton in Georgetown, two Elmira teams participated in the annual North Halton Little Rock Bonspiel. Both Elmira teams played extremely well and finished in second and third place behind a very good rink from the Burlington Curling Club. […]

What we offer

Published on September 11, 2011 By Glenn Paulley

The Elmira and District Curling Club offers a comprehensive Little Rocks and Junior Curling Program for children between the ages of 7 and 19 years. Instruction from accredited coaches is provided for all skill levels on Sunday afternoons from October to March. Ordinarily there are two sessions on Sunday afternoons, with children divided by age. […]

Ice Halo now available for use at Elmira

Published on August 3, 2011 By Glenn Paulley

In time for the start of the 2011-2012 curling season, Little Rock and Bantam curlers who are nervous about being on the ice will have the opportunity to use an Ice Halo at the Elmira and District Curling Club. I was first introduced to the Ice Halo this past April at a clinic at the […]

The Junior hack

Published on April 2, 2011 By Glenn Paulley

This afternoon I helped Jason Rice and John Tartt run a Club Coach refresher course at the Guelph Curling Club. During the course I got some interest in the Junior program at Elmira and, in particular, the Junior hack we use for 7- and 8-year-olds. I realized that I didn’t have any photographs of the […]

Elmira featured by the CCA

Published on November 30, 2010 By Glenn Paulley

This afternoon, Mort Cooper, who writes on Little Rock curling for the Canadian Curling Association, posted an article about the Elmira and District Curling Club Little Rock program, including some pictures of the kids from the visit November 14 by the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks women’s curling team. Check it out! Tweet