President’s Message

Welcome to the 2018/19 Curling Season at the Rose City Curling Club (RCCC). On behalf of our Board of Directors, I am pleased to welcome everyone back and look forward to another year of great curling and comradery.

There are many changes this year at the club. We have a new logo, a new website and as well, we have created a new position – ‘Program Coordinator’. The mandate of this position is to: Continue reading “President’s Message”

Five-rock Free Guard Zone

In September 2017, the World Curling Federation membership voted overwhelmingly to change the Free Guard Zone (FGZ) rule as of the 2018-19 season to the five-rock FGZ rule, a change from the four-rock rule that has been in place in Canada since 2002, and the rest of the WCF since 1993. No club is obligated to play under the new rule but if any club members enter any playdown that leads to a Curling Canada-operated championship, the five-rock rule will be in effect starting this season.

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The NEW Curling Alberta

Another event to add to the curling history books in Alberta occurred on July 30th, 2018!

This is the date that saw the province’s current four curling governing bodies come together to form the new Curling Alberta organization.

This incorporation date was completed ahead of schedule and the new board and staff at Curling Alberta are already hard at work developing its new identity and logo which was just unveiled this fall.  Continue reading “The NEW Curling Alberta”