London Curling Club
London Curling Club
London Curling Club

SPECIAL EVENTS

Academy of Curling

Russ, Mary-Anne, Grant

Three of the best curlers/coaches in Canada are returning to our club in October, 2019. They will hold 3 separate training sessions. Two of the sessions are geared to individual curlers and the third session is geared to competitive teams. These coaches are:

  • RUSS HOWARD, 2-time World Champion, Olympic Gold medalist, 14 Brier appearances
  • MARY-ANNE ARSENAULT, 2-time World Champion, 5-time Canadian Champion, 13 Scotties appearances
  • GRANT ODISHAW, Canadian Mixed Champion, 20 national appearances including 9 Briers

Choose the session that is right for you...

Session 1 - Academy Level 2. Friday, October 18, 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Skilled curlers and previous participants. Review the key points of the 4-stage delivery and advanced sweeping. Includes on-ice drills and skill improvement, weight control and communication, strategy and game situation analysis plus the latest concepts and techniques being used by the pros. Time will be spent both in the classroom and on the ice. Dinner included. $135 + hst.

Session 2 - Academy Level 1. Saturday, October 19, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Curlers of all skill levels. Learn all about the 4-stage delivery, effective sweeping techniques, weight control systems and communication, strategy, mental toughness and more. Time will be spent both in the classroom and on the ice. Lunch included. $155 + hst.

Session 3 - Competitive Teams. Sunday, October 20, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Delivery improvement skills and drills, advanced sweeping techniques, team dynamics, weight control skill development and communication, strategy, tactics and game situation analysis including the latest concepts and techniques that will help your team win. Maximum time will be spent on the ice. Lunch included. $600 + hst per team ($650 with coach).

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