Montreal ‘s Bonspiel : The King’s Quest
Time to Register !
Registrations are now opened for the King’s Quest !
Les Fous du Roi are holding their annual event February 9-10-11 th 2018 at the Saint-Lambert Curling Club 660 Oak street,St-Lambert J4P2R6
This year ,we will accept 16 teams. All teams will have 4 games and Registration is $440 per team..Registration also includes a 4 course dinner on Saturday at the Club followed by a nightcap at Stud bar .
We ask teams to be available for earlier rounds on Friday.
We have 4 available spots for a late draw for visiting teams (4.30pm Friday) ,First come First served.For more info visit our website at https://curlinglesfousduroi.com
Hoping to see you in Montreal in February ,and thanking you for choosing our event!
The Winter 2017 Round schedule is now available, or can be downloaded.
OCC Kitchen Opens this Sunday!
Great news – the Ottawa Curling Club will be opening the kitchen on Sundays from 4:30 – 7:30 PM. A reduced menu will be featured but will still have all your favorites including nachos, burgers and sandwiches. It is important for Rainbow Rockers to support the kitchen for it to remain open throughout the season.
Christmas Curling and Banquet
Join your fellow Rainbow Rockers for our annual Christmas Party on December 17, 2017. Chose to curl at either 3 PM or 5 PM. This fun event uses a skills format and will include the always-popular “short curling.” Sign up individually and be placed on a team. Curling will be followed by a turkey dinner with all the trimmings at 7:00 PM. Lots of prizes too!
Register after your game on December 3 or10 or send an e-mail to Colin
Over the Rainbow Bonspiel 2018!
This season’s Over the Rainbow Bonspiel will be held March 16-18, 2018. Registration opens December 9, 2017 at noon (EST). (www.rainbowrockers.org)
Interested in helping with the event and have an interest decorating and/or event planning? Contact Natalie
This season’s Canadian Gay Curling Championships (CGCC) will be held in Calgary, Alberta on Easter Weekend (March 29-31, 2018). The event will be held as part of the Western Cup, Calgary’s very popular multi-sport tournament.
The Rainbow Rockers are eligible to send two teams to this year’s CGCC.
Skips interested in entering a team to represent Ottawa are requested to notify Colin at [email protected] before November 20, 2017.
In the event more than two teams express interest, playdowns will be held before December 31, 2017. Should two teams enter, a single game will be played to determine the Ottawa #1 / Ottawa #2 ranking. If only one team or no team expresses interest by the deadline, Ottawa will surrender its entries to the event.
Should you have questions or require clarification on eligibility, please contact Colin at the e-mail above.
The Round 1 rankings for Fall 2017 are now online: visit Rankings – Round 1.
The fall 2017 draw schedule is now available.
The season schedule is also available.
The summer is about to get hotter.
Ottawa Capital Pride 2017 week begins on August 21, 2017. The Rainbow Rockers are proudly marching in the Ottawa Capital Pride parade on August 27, 2017 with the Ottawa Qball Softball League. Come join us! Show up in vibrant rainbow colours, dress up your curling broom, dust off your rock head curling hats and get ready to be loud and proud!
This year’s pride parade takes place from 1:30 to 4/5:00 pm. Groups are required to gather earlier at the march staging area which is located near the curling club on Argyle Street. We are awaiting confirmation of when our group will receive our call time for parade staging. Stay tuned for more details!
Are you in? For more information, you can email Laurie at [email protected] AND watch for updates on our Facebook page.