In 2014, research from the University of Waterloo's Faculty of Applied Health Sciences found that curling clubs help fight seasonal depression for rural women. If they asked the men, I'm sure they would have also agreed!
Curling... it's a social sport for all ages!
Read the article here: https://uwaterloo.ca/stories/curling-helps-fight-seasonal-depression-rural-women
North Grenville Curling Club Youth Program
Congratulations to NGCC U16 Girls team. They traveled to Montreal this past weekend to participate in the Montreal West Club Junior (U21) Mixed Invitational. The team went undefeated in all five games to bring home the championship. Special thanks to Jim Dolan, who graciously donated the entry fee for the bonspiel to the girls. Be sure to stop by the club on February 23, 2019 to watch this team, and others from the club has we host our annual U15 Bonspiel. There are 20 teams registered, there should be some great young curler action. Who knows you maybe witnessing the play of a future World or Olympic Champion.
Team Dunne clinches Ottawa Valley Seniors Men's League Championship
Team Steve Dunne clinched the Ottawa Valley Senior Men's Curling Championship this week. The team finished the championship draw with a 6 -1 record. The Senior Men's League draws teams from the Ottawa Valley (Carp to Manotick). Congratulations to Steve, Dave, Mitch and Richard!!