Posts Tagged ‘Ottawa Curling Club’
Rachel Homan makes her second appearance skipping Team Ontario at the Canadian Women’s Curling Championship – and it’s a short trip this time with the 2013 Scotties Tournament of Hearts being contested at Kingston’s K-Rock Centre, Feb. 16-24.
When Rachel Homan’s Ottawa curling team graduated from the junior ranks, it was on the lookout for an experienced lead who could immediately fit into the team dynamic.
Tracy Horgan and her Sudbury Idylwylde team of Jennifer Seabrook, Jenna Enge and Amanda Gates won their first Ontario Scotties Tournament of Hearts title in Kenora on Sunday, January 29.
Front-enders in curling are typically anonymous — players who do the sweeping and let the skip and third make the shots that get shown on the highlight clips.
In Vancouver, in the early 1990s, the Pacific Rim Curling League — a 16-team league of gay and lesbian curlers — met weekly at the University of British Columbia rink.