The Cornwall Curling Club offers a variety of daytime curling options, including afternoon 2-Person Stick Curling (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:30-2:30) and a team curling league (Wednesday 10 am and 2:30 pm), in addition to weekday morning drop-in curling, from 10 to noon (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday). Note that our daytime curling is open to EVERYONE – not just Seniors. If you are a seasonal or shift worker, or any other person who has spare time during the day, why not get in some curling?
Weekday Morning Drop-in Curling Draw:
Drop-in rates are $12+HST per game for ALL adult curlers for both evening and daytime draws or $7+HST for juniors. For adults who “drop-in” frequently, a pack of 10 drop-in fees is available at a discounted rate of $108 + HST (one game free).
Afternoon Stick Curling: Teams of two using Delivery Sticks generally stay together throughout the season. Any combo of male and/or female. If you don’t have a team, we’ll make one. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:30-2:30 pm.
Two Person Stick Curling is a relatively new sport which provides challenge and excitement for people of all ages on an equal and competitive basis, and in a social atmosphere. Stick Curling is also appropriate for people with physical challenges such as knee, back, heart, shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, ankle, or foot problems. The rocks are delivered with a curling delivery stick from a standing or sitting position (i.e. wheelchairs) enabling everyone to participate competitively.
As well as the two person sport, stick curlers are also welcome to curl with “hack delivery” curlers in all other (four person per team and two-person doubles) draws at Cornwall. The Club is also fully wheelchair accessible right down to the ice level, and, although we currently do not have any members who play from wheelchairs, they are welcome, and we had wheelchair participants in the Canadian Stick Championships.
Note that stick curlers are welcome in the Club Championships and the Masters (age 60 or over) Championships, but not in other provincial championships that lead to a Canadian Curling Association national final, such as the Brier, the Seniors, or the Scotties.
2 person stick curling draws go at 12:30 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday afternoons.
The Cornwall Curling Club knows a thing or two about the sport of 2 person Stick Curling – we’ve hosted the Canadian Championships twice, and in 2013 our host club teams beat teams from other provinces to capture both divisions, along with the consolation final, with Roddie MacLean and Paul Field winning the open division (and combination of men and women), Ruth Stavert and Eileen Blanchard taking the women’s, and Vern Chowan and Grant Leard capturing the consolation section.
In Stick Curling, there are two curlers per team, who deliver their rocks with delivery sticks, with each team member delivering from opposite ends of the ice sheet. Sweeping is allowed only from the hog line to the back of the house at the playing end. Two curlers, one from each team, alternately deliver 6 stones each per end, while their teammate skips that end. The roles are then reversed, and the partners deliver the stones back. No stone may be removed from play until the fourth stone of each end. Games are six ends and take about an hour to play. For more information on Stick Curling, including complete rules of play, visit canadianstickcurling.ca.
Membership types with daytime curling options include:
Two Daytime sessions per week – $200
Adult Unlimited Daytime only – $275
Adult Unlimited (Day and Evening) – $330
Couple Unlimited – $570
Full-time Student (19+) Unlimited – $220
($15 Curl PEI/CCA fee, and HST added to above rates)
As well, drop-in curlers, including non-members, and members whose membership does not include daytime curling, are welcome in our daytime slots, especially the 10 am weekday draws, where teams are made up as players arrive. Please show up 15 minutes early for the draw, to give the drawmaster time to prepare it.
Drop-in rates are $10 per game, or $5 for juniors, taxes in. For those who “drop-in” frequently for the morning daytime draw, a pack of 10 daytime drop-in fees is available at a discounted rate of $80.
All prices are subject to change for the 2020-21 season.