NB Curling News

Province Suspends Bonspiels Until Mid January

Good afternoon, As announced at todays GNB Press Conference and this news release, please note that all indoor or outdoor sport tournaments, bonspiels, meets, etc. are not permitted until at least mid-January. This official directive is to support the guidance that was given to PSOs on December 9th and is in effect immediately regardless for…

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E-Mail to Clubs re COVID Restrictions Update

As you are aware, Zone 1 (Moncton area) has now entered into the Orange Alert Level with Zone 2 (Saint John area) following them tonight. The information contained the attached updated Province of NB-Tourism, Heritage & Culture-Sport & Recreation Branch Q&A carries many amendments to both “Orange & Yellow Alert Levels” and states that clubs…

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Covid 19 Update for Organized Sport

To:  All Curling NB Affiliated Clubs Cc:  Curling NB Board of Directors Please see e-mail below from Province of NB-Sport & Recreation Branch. Regards. Marg Maranda Executive Director From: Powers-Tomsons, Christine (THC/TPC) <Christine.Powers-Tomsons@gnb.ca>Sent: October 13, 2020 11:33 AMCc: (THC/TPC) Sport and Recreation – All Staff <AllSta@gnb.ca>Subject: COVID-19 Update for Organized Sport / Mise à jour…

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NB Regions 1 & 5 Move Into Orange Alert Level

To:  All Curling NB Affiliated Clubs Cc:  Curling NB Board of Directors Please see the e-mail below from the Province of NB Sport & Recreation Branch regarding todays announcement that Zone 1 (Moncton Area) and Zone 5 (Campbellton Area) have moved into the Orange alert level. With regards to the immediate impact this announcement has…

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NS Removal of Distancing During Sport

To:  All Curling NB Affiliated Clubs Cc:  Curling NB Board of Directors With regards to the decrease in restrictions surrounding sport in Nova Scotia, please be advised that until such time that the Province of New Brunswick makes a similar announcement, nothing changes here.  Please see the excerpt from the cover page of the attached…

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Additional COVID 19 Resources for Clubs

To:  All Curling NB Affiliated Clubs Cc:  Curling NB Board of Directors Attached, for your convenience, are the following: Details of the National Grassroots CampaignTemplates of letters to send to political decision makers (in “word” format for your convenience) On-Ice Distancing Illustrations,  that can be printed and posted within your clubCOVID 19 Positive Test Instructions…

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COVID-19 Emergency Support Fund / Fonds d’urgence relatif à la Covid-19

To:  All Curling NB Affiliated Clubs Please see the e-mail below, received only moments ago, and application process for the COVID 19 Emergency Support Funds for Sports Organizations. If you are not your club representative that will be handling this project, please ENSURE this e-mail is IMMEDIATLEY forwarded to the appropriate individual. Best regards. Marg…

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Curling NB Return-to-Play Webinar

To:  All Curling NB Affiliated Clubs Attached, for your convenience, are the forms contained in the recently distributed Return-to-Play Guidelines, customized for NB clubs, in both fillable PDF and Word formats.  We trust this will provide better ease of use for clubs. Also, clubs are encouraged to visit the following link for further Return-to-Play resources…

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Curling NB Return-to-Play Guidelines for Clubs

To:  All Curling NB Affiliated Clubs Attached, for your information and convenience, are the “curling specific” Return to Play Guidelines as developed by Curling Canada in consultation with various provincial/territorial representatives. “The decision to re-open for play belongs to each curling rink’s management team and decision makers. You must consult your local authorities for the…

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