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Try something new and learn how to curl! Once we arrive on location two professional instructors will teach us how to play. Students of the uOttawa Curling Club will also join us.

 

 

Date of outing: Thursday, February 6, 2020

 

Schedule:

  • 12:15 p.m.: Meet us on the ground floor of CRX, 100 Louis-Pasteur, near Tim Hortons.

  • 12:30 p.m.: Departure from campus. We will take a school bus.

  • 12:45 p.m.: Arrival at Rideau Curling Club.

    • Put away your valuables in a locker. Change into sport clothes if needed.

    • Wait for instructions

  • 1:00 p.m.: Curling lesson starts

  • 2:00 p.m.: Make teams and have fun! 

  • 3:00 p.m. at the latest: Departure from the Rideau Curling Club.

Registration period: Starts on January 28 (4 p.m.).  First come, first served!

Keep in mind:

  • Bring sport shoes with clean soles. Street shoes that have been worn to the club are not permitted on the ice. Curling ice needs to remain very clean in order for the rocks to react appropriately.

  • Wear flexible pants (track pants, yoga pants, sports pants, etc.), a warm long sleeve shirt and a light jacket or sweater over.

  • A lock to keep your valuables (e.g. wallet, keys) in a locker.

  • Money if you want to buy a snack or beverage.

  • Bring your student card.

Rideau Curling Club Rules: Something as tiny as a hair on the ice can ruin your shot, so keep the ice clean. A boot cleaner is located at the entrance, as are sticky pads. Please use both before stepping on the ice. The Club provides brooms for sweeping/sliding. Please return them in the condition you found them.

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