11 November 2016
No play - Remembrance Day
25 to 26 November 2016
2016 Open Mixed Inlet 'Spiel
Sign up here
16 December 2016
Last Day of Play before Christmas holidays
With 11 days left to the start of the 2016 'Spiel on November 25, 2016, there are only 6 more spots left for teams to register. Have you signed your team up yet?
Don't miss out on what promises to be a hearty, fun-filled 'Spiel...if the team names are any judge of character and curling abilities. Want to find out who the competition is? Check out the registered teams here.
Come join the fun. Sign up now!
Update - November 20, 2016
5 more sleeps until the 2016 Inlet 'Spiel opens on Friday, November 25. We have four more spots left, so if you've been hemming and hawing about joining, now's the time to commit! Registration will close Wednesday, November 23, 2016, at 6pm, to give us enough time to make up the draws.
We have a great 'Spiel planned, with a fabulous dinner menu, and a dance to follow. Even if you're not bonspieling, join the 'spielers for dinner and/or the dance. Dinner tickets will be on sale in the Curling Lounge for $20 per person, and dance only tickets will be on sale for $7 per person.
There are also a number of ways to feel the 'Spiel spirit if you're not 'spieling with a team on the ice. You can try your luck for a prize at our Touchdown Draw to the button (3 tries for $5), or play the Blind Calcutta where you take one guess at who the winner(s) of the 'Spiel might be for $5. And as is tradition at Port Moody Curling Club, there will be 50-50 draws throughout the day on Saturday, and one 50-50 draw on Friday night around 9:30pm. So many ways to possibly win without sweeping your guts out....
Join the 'Spiel...you know you wanna.
PMCC is on Instagram
Did you know that the Port Moody Curling Club is on Instagram? Want to see what pictures PMCC is taking and sharing? Want to share your curling pictures with PMCC? Follow our Instagram feed here.
Mark your calendars for November 25 and 26, 2016 for the 2016 Open Mixed Inlet 'Spiel. The theme this year is "Celebrate Sport" to continue the great spirit of sport and competition from the Rio Olympic Games, the first inaugural North America Masters Games in Vancouver, and the BC 55+ Games in Coquitlam. Come dressed up as your favourite Grey Cup contender, or as your favourite athlete, team, or mascot from any sport. Register online here and secure your team's spot by paying $100 ASAP to Port Moody Curling Club. Payment can be made by cheque, cash, interac, or credit card for a fee.
Update - November 2, 2016
The 2016 Inlet 'Spiel is only 3 weeks away! Registrations are coming in steadily and before you know it, Friday November 25 will be here for play! We have a fun Bonspiel planned for all you crazy bonspielers, as well as more fun to end your day of play on Saturday night. Practice your draws for the Touchdown Shoot to the button for a chance to win a prize. Dress up for a chance to win a prize. Prizes everywhere this year at the Inlet 'Spiel! Sign up now to save your spot, and do not forget to pay your $100 deposit to secure your spot. See you in a few!
Learn to Curl Clinics coming up
Join our own Tracey Crawford-Smith who is a certified club coach to learn to curl and pick up some great tips to improve your game. Learn to Curl Level 1 and Level 2 clinics run for 4 Sundays starting October 30, 2016 and ending November 20, 2016. Please note that these clinics are offered through the City of Port Moody and not through the Club. Sign up here.
Leagues are Still Looking for Curlers!
Esco Mixed has 12 teams, but every other league is still looking for curlers! Here are the current openings:
Monday Mens' - room for 2 teams and spares
Senior Mens' - room for 2 players
Hump Day Huckers - room for 1 team
Daytime Thursday Ladies - room for 7 teams
Thursday Mixed - room for 2 players
Seniors Mixed - room for 4 teams
Pleasantside Mixed - room for 1 team
All leagues start play the week of September 19 or before, but it's not too late to sign up! Sign up here.
Another Successful Open House!
Port Moody Curling Club (PMCC) celebrated another successful Open House on September 16, 2016 with lots of members dropping in, signing up for leagues, and catching up over snacks and drinks. There was even some friendly competition for new league members among the Thursday Mixers and Friday Rocks. We also had many of the newly minted curlers from the Learn to Curl Clinic earlier in the day join us to ask about our leagues. Our inaugural Funspiel was a great opportunity for new and returning curlers to get a game or three in before the season starts this week and next.
If you missed the Open House, but still want to curl, every league still has room for teams and/or players. New and experienced curlers are all welcome!
In addition, there are new leagues and drop-in/pick up game opportunities in the plans and works.
Watch this space for updates on league openings and news on the new leagues and drop-in/pick-up games.
Calling All Ladies
Port Moody is bringing back a Ladies League! The league will play on Thursdays from 10am to noon, starting September 22, 2016. We are looking for all positions - no experience necessary! If you can’t make all games, we have 5 person team options and spares as well! The curling club also offers a Learn to Curl Clinic & Mini Funspiel September 10, 2016 to get you started!
For Ladies League inquiries, contact Tracey Crawford-Smith at .