FEB 18 | Family & Friends Fun Day in Northern Ontario

Organize an event at your club and celebrate Family and Friends Fun Day in Northern Ontario on Monday February 18th, 2019. PHOTO CONTEST: Take a photo of your family and/or friends Curling on February 18th and tag @CurlNOCA on Facebook or Twitter (or email to info@curlnoca.ca) to be entered into a contest to win: 2…

Team Jacobs Crowned 2019 Northern Ontario Men’s Champions

Congratulations to Brad Jacobs, Ryan Fry, E.J. Harnden, Ryan Harnden, and Coach Adam Kingsbury on defending their Northern Ontario Provincial Men’s Curling Championship title with a win over Team Horgan in the final. The crew from Sault Ste. Marie will wear green and gold at the 2019 Tim Horton’s Brier March 2nd – 10th in…

Congratulations Team Krista McCarville

Team Krista McCarville will again represent Northern Ontario at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Sydney, Nova Scotia February 16-24. McCarville earned this title in a tight 8-7 final against Team Enge (Jenna Enge, Oye-Sem Won Briand, Tracy Auld, Amanda Gates, Coach Gary Maunula). Team McCarville hails from the Fort William Curling Club in Thunder…

Lloyd Stansell Receives 2019 NOCA Ice Technician Award

It was a special moment during the 2019 Northern Ontario Men’s and Women’s Provincial Curling Championships when NOCA Executive Director Leslie Kerr presented the 2019 NOCA Ice Technician award to the legendary Lloyd Stansell. Stansell, whose claim to fame was his passion for Curling and making the best Curling ice on the North Shore, was…

Livestream Info for Men’s & Women’s Provincial Curling Championships

The committee for the 2019 Northern Ontario Men’s and Women’s Provincial Curling Championships is livestreaming games from their Facebook Group (Click Here for Link). Any Facebook Live efforts made by the teams themselves will also be shared to our Facebook Page (Facebook.com/CurlNOCA).

Bell Let’s Talk

Every curler should have a game plan — and it doesn’t just apply to what happens on a sheet of curling ice. Typically, the plan revolves around strategies — what to do, say, when you’re one up coming home without last rock. That sort of thing. But there should be strategies for all facets of…

The NOCA Men’s and Scotties Provincial starts Wednesday in Nipigon

Good luck to all of the teams at the 2019 NOCA Men’s and Scotties Provincial Championships. Action starts Wednesday at the Nipigon Arena.    Round robin play continues until Sunday with the winners will be declared in the final games. Schedule and Team Rosters RESULTS  

NOCA Newsletter for January 2019

Spare Pool Players Required for Men’s & Ladies Provincials

Deadline to register for Men’s and Women’s Provincial Curling Championship spare pool is Tuesday January 29th at 9PM! 

Congratulations to Team Al Hackner and Team Kim Beaudry, our new Senior Provincial Champions.

Quest For Gold Athlete Assistance Program – application deadline is February 4th

Don’t forget to register your club for the Hit Draw Tap Championship by February 1st.

Senior Provincials Start Wednesday

This could be your team. Curling Club Championship Registration Deadline is this Friday (Noon)

This could be your team! Don’t miss this opportunity to enter your team in a fun event designed for club curlers.

JAN 11-13 | Masters Provincials in Hearst

Competition to represent Team Northern Ontario at the 2019 Canadian Masters Curling Championship goes January 11th – 13th at the Hearst Curling Club. A best three out of five challenge between two former champions, Team Gordon Williams and Team Al Hackner, can be followed at curlnoca.ca/scoreboard. DOWNLOAD: Draw & Roster

JAN 11-13 | Men’s West Qualifier

The final three berths to the 2019 Northern Ontario Men’s Provincial Curling Championship are up for grabs this week end in Thunder Bay. Follow along on our website: https://curlnoca.ca/scoreboard/#!/competitions/4293 Good Curling to Team Johnston, Team Koivula, Team Bonot, Team Burgess, Team Byrd, and Team McCarville.

JAN 3-6 | Canada Winter Games Trials in Sault Ste Marie

Canada Winter Games Trials are in action this weekend (January 3rd – 6th) at the Community First Curling Centre in Sault Ste. Marie. Winners will represent Ontario at the Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, Alberta from February 15th – March 3rd. LIVE RESULTS: https://ontcurl.com/scoreboard/#!/competitions/4401

Horgan, Brunton Win Best Western U21 Titles

Team Northern Ontario will be well represented at the 2019 New Holland Canadian Juniors taking place January 19th – 27 in Prince Albert, SK. On December 30th U21 Team Horgan and Team Brunton, both of Curl Sudbury, won their respective competitions and earned the right to wear green and gold again (yes, all eight athletes…

NOCA Newsletter for December 2018

U21 | Men’s & Women’s Provincials Dec. 27-30/18

Competition to represent Team Northern Ontario at the 2019 Canadian Juniors (U21) goes this weekend at the Idylwylde Golf and Country Club in Sudbury.SCOREBOARDDRAW & ROSTER

16 teams are competing in the Senior Qualifiers this weekend. Follow the scores here.

Revised Competitions Schedule Dec. 2nd Edition

Youth Summits scheduled for Timmins and Thunder Bay

Registration for Canada Winter Games Qualifiers closes Nov. 26th

Youth Challenges in North Bay, Espanola, and Thunder Bay

Competition Coach & Make Ethical Decisions Courses Dec. 14-16 – Copper Cliff CC

NOCA News | November 2018

Thunder Bay to host Three Youth Challenges in December

Have Your Say! Dynasty Curling Apparel Seeking Input on New Uniform Designs

It was announced today that NOCA’s provincial clothing supplier, Dynasty Curling Apparel, has become the Official Uniform Partner of Curling Canada (press release below) BUT they have one problem and they need OUR help! Dynasty Curling wants to create apparel that best represents the provinces and territories of Canada when teams participate in the Scotties…

BrokerLink Contest for a Trip to the Continental Cup

Club Coach Course in Longlac – Nov. 17-18 – Deadline is Nov. 7th

New Senior Age Eligibility for 2019

New Date for Officiating Course in Blind River – Nov.25th

NOCA News | October 2018

Youth Challenges are open for registration

Exciting News about the Curling Club Championship

Club Coach Youth and Club Coach Courses now scheduled

Business of Curling Symposiums – Don’t miss out!

2018-19 Competition Schedule