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Our curling club gratefully acknowledges
the financial support
of the Canadian Curling Association
through its Curling Assistance Program.

Hot Links: in order to help you find up-to-date information about external events that are of particular interest to our members, we will be posting these easily visible links to the relevant web sites.

on-line forms
On-line
sign-up forms

link to members telephone directory
Members directory

curling rules
Rules of curling for general play

etiquette rules
Curling rules of etiquette

link to Legion National curling championship
Mar. 16-19,2014
Legion National curling championship

Link to the Town of Hudson Bonspiel web site
TBD
Town of Hudson Bonspiel

link to the Lakeshore Bonspiel website
Feb. 15-23, 2014
Lakeshore Bonspiel

August 26, 2014

Here is the latest news that you should know:

  • important information about a golf/curling event planned as part of a series of events celebrating the 50th anniversary of our club has been posted on the Legion Events page.
  • congratulations to the four teams that came away with wins on the last day of curling in the 2013-2014 season:
    Club Championship: Rob Maclean, Dan Belliveau, Allan Jones and John Burgess
    Club Championship Consolation: Matt Stenberg, Jay de la Durantaye, Andrew Bradley and David Singh
    Closing Bonspiel “A” final: John Dalgarno, John Coutts (sparing for Wade Dearling), Michael Chee (sparing for Glenn Ruiter) and Neil Tomiuk
    Closing Bonspiel “B” final: Peter Mansell, Benoit Legault, Jon Bazar and Jennifer Hallessey
    Photos of the teams that participated in all the finals have been posted. Links to photos of curling action during the Ladder Championship and Consolation games have been posted on the Archives and Photos page.
  • congratulations to the cooks as well as the organizers of the season ending banquet. About 50-60 people attended the event including some old friends like Wayne Morin and Jody Hall. Links to photos from this social event has been posted on the Archives and Photos page.
  • photos from the junior program Town of Hudson bonspiel as well as the season ending banquet taken by Ed Tanona have been posted on the Junior Curling page.
  • the winning entry from Serges Bérubé for the photo caption contest has been posted below.
  • congratulations to Jim Putnam and the rest of his rink : Laurie Partington, Wade Dearling and Jennifer Hallessey for wining the Vice-President Trophy in the House League. Photos of the championship team as well as Mike Normandeau’s runner-up team are posted on the House League page. A link to photos taken during the championship game has been posted on the Archives and Photos page.
  • congratulations to Tony Marquis and the rest of his rink : Wade Dearling, Paul Phaneuf, and Sander Boelen for wining the Gray Trophy in the Mixed Curling League. Photos of the championship team as well as Barbara Mason’s runner-up team are posted on the Mixed Curling page.
  • congratulations to Barbara Robinson, Jennifer Marquis, Barbara Mason, together with Diane Gignac, who represented our club at the Quebec Masters Women curling championship, which took place between March 5 and 10 at the Ormstown Curling Club, and came away with a bronze medal.
  • congratulations to Bruce Ruiter, Neil Tomiuk, Mike Sheppard and John Spriggs for winning the Memorial Trophy in the Hardy Rocks curling. Photo of the team as well a report on how they won the trophy are posted below.
2013-2014 Hardy Rocks Memorial Trophy winning team

While team Canada was defeating the British team for the curling gold medal, team Spriggs and team Driver knocked off team Hatrick and team Timm to enter into the finals for the Memorial Draw.

Then while team Canada was defeating the USA in the hockey semi-finals team Spriggs put the finishing touches for their Cinderella championship going from 5th place on the second last day of the draw to Champions two days later with the defeat of team Driver.

Congratulations to Bruce Ruiter, Neil Tomiuk, Mike Sheppard and John Spriggs on winning the Memorial Draw.

Important curling news and event information

 

Pick-up curling

Date:

TBD

Time:

10 am - 12 pm

Location:

Hudson Legion Curling Club

Info:

This activity is open to all curlers and would-be curlers who would like to try their hand at this sport or who would like to improve their skills. For current members of the Hudson Legion CC this activity is free while for on-members there is a $5 fee per event.

 

Curling jackets are available

Date:

starting on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010

Cost:

$85, all taxes included

Info:

 

The jackets look as shown on this photo and they are available in small, medium large and extra large sizes. They will be sold on a first-come-first-served basis. Once the current stock is exhausted it will take 6-8 weeks for a new order to arrive. Please contact Rollie Normandeau to purchase a jacket.

“You choose the caption”

 

Photo caption contest

Objective:

suggest a clever or funny caption for the picture below

Deadline:

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Submissions:

Please send your suggestions to online_service@hudsonlegion.com
Note: there is an underscore character in the e-mail address between online and service.

Winner:

Serges Bérubé

Prize:

Hudson Legion Curling Club pin (or some other nice prize)

Other submissions:

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2013-2014 photo caption  no 2

Important curling competitions and bonspiels announcements

 

2013-2014 Season Curling Club Finale, Awards and Social

Date:

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Time:

3 pm - 10 pm

Location:

Hudson Legion Curling Club

Info:

You are invited to participate in  your end of season curling event. Included will be the final and consolation of the closing mixed and the club championship, the awards presentations,  and wonderful food, and music.

SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES

15h00

Final and consolation final draws of the Closing Mixed Bonspiel.

17h15

Presentation of awards for:

  • Closing mixed, Seguin, Blaise and Gray Trophies (Mixed curling)
  • President’s Trophy, Pat Lid, Vice-President’s Trophy (House League)
  • Grande Dame presentation

18h00

Club Championship and Consolation draws

20h15

Closing remarks for the season followed by:

Presentation of awards for:

  • Club championship
  • Ladder competition

20h30

Party  time. Music provided by Karen Cromar’s band: Nightshift

REFRESHMENTS

The serving of the food will begin at 20h00 at the conclusion of the Club championship event and be available throughout the evening. Home prepared fancy finger food, and desserts, in abundant supply is the fare for the this event

PARTICIPATION

Members will be asked to confirm their participation in this event by Thursday April 3. This will assist with the preparation for the event. Please, put your name on the ‘sign-up’ sheet posted on the  notice board, or, respond by email to Glenn Ruiter: ruiterg@sympatico.ca or Barb Robinson: robinson.barbara@sympatico.ca,

COST

There is no additional cost for the closing, it is included in your full curling membership. Spouses/ partners of members are welcome and members will be asked to contribute $20 for their guests.