U21 Imperial Slam at St. Catharines Golf & Country




Imperial Slam

January 5, 6, 7  2018 

Welcome to our Imperial Slam at the elegant St. Catharines Golf & Country Club. This Slam gives teams another opportunity for high-performance competition after U21 provincials are over. Teams are treated to superior ice at this Slam prepared by ice technician Daniel Frans.


Raising Your Game, with Jen Ferris

Many recognize Jen Ferris as the force behind the Ontario Curling Council (OCC) NextGen program. That is one of countless contributions she makes to Canadian curling. Jen has spearheaded programs to grow our sport from the grass roots. At the high performance end, she has 21 years experience in coach training and directly as a high-performance athlete coach for 13 years. Jen is a Curling Canada National Team Progam Coaching Consultant a master coach developer. She has led multiple teams to international events and podium finishes.She has also worked with curling camps across Canada and Europe.

Jennifer is the full time manager of programs and operations for the Ontario Curling Council. She is a "retired" respiratory therapist, wife of a competitive curler and proud mother of two girls, age 4 and 7.



Raising Your Game, with Jennifer Ferris

Friday January 5, 2018 - 6PM

St Catharines Curling Club

Are you ready to take your curling to the next level? Are you about to "age out"? Moving beyond the Junior years can be daunting and many don't know where to begin. Find out what young teams at the next level are doing and get practical tips on how to prepare and how to advance your game. Whether teams have Olympic dreams in their sights, or simply want to dip their toes in the adult competitive circuit, there is so much rewarding curling still ahead!

In this ROCKTalk, Jennifer Ferris covers what to expect in the early years of your adult curling career, including planning and financing your season, and how to tap into programs and resources that can help young teams on their way.


This ROCKTalk is free for U21 Imperial Slam teams. $20 for all others.



Organizer Junior Slam Series


Slam fees remain $475. HST is now collected on all registration fees.


Fri, Jan. 5 - Sun, Jan. 7, 2018
7:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. Canada/Eastern


St. Catharines Golf & Country Club
70 Westchester Avenue
St. Catharines, ON L2R 3P4


St. Catharines Golf and Country Club has a "smart casual" dress code. This club offers 6 sheets of top rate curling ice with bar and food service available in curling lounge only.