Registration Now Open

2nd Annual Double’s Spiel open for registration

Saturday, December 10, 2016
9:30am – 4:30pm

$40 including HST
pay at the bar

Three 6 End Games
Lunch & Afternoon Snack


Tarlton-Robertson 84th Memorial Bonspiel

Monday, January 16th and Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Guelph Curling Club cordially invites you to enter a team in the Tarlton-Robertson 84th Memorial Bonspiel

Registration Now

History of the Tarlton-Robertson

In the early 1930’s the Hamilton Thistle Club realized there was a need for older male Ontario curlers to have their own major bonspiel. In 1934 they initiated such a spiel and gained sponsorship from the Ontario Curling Association, who presented the OCA Seniors Trophy for the 4-day, 48-rink event. At one time Ross Tarlton Sr. managed the event. In addition he served as President of the OCA, and in 1966/1967 was created a life member of that organization.

In 1987 the Thistle Club closed; after one year in Orillia the bonspiel came to Guelph where it has since remained. Partnership with the OCA ceased in 1993, and shortly thereafter the sponsors became the Tarlton and Sleeman families. In 1888 George Sleeman, the grandfather of the present owner of Sleeman Breweries, became the first president of the new Royal City (Curling) Club, and con- tinued for many years to be an active supporter of curling in Guelph.

In 2012 the Robertson Family became a major sponsor in memory of “Mac” Robertson who owned and operated Crown Dairy from 1941 to 1965 when it was a distributor for Sealtest Dairy Products in the Guelph area. He started curling in 1952 and enjoyed his curling and “socializing” for over 40 years.
Ernie Barber was a life time teacher both locally and abroad. He was a long-time curler and supporter of the Guelph Curling Club.

Take a good look at the fine OCA Seniors Trophy to see if your club won in the early years. Guelph is there for 1936!


Breakfast Spiel November 26th – Sign Up Now.

The 2016 Fall breakfast spiel is fast approaching on November 26th, 2016.

You can sign up on the upstairs poster board at the club.

Cost: $35/person and includes 2 6-end games, a healthy brunch and breakfast related prizes.

Deadline Date for sign-up is Friday November 18th we we’re looking for at least 32 participants.

See the attached poster for more details, or contact Keith at for more information.

Fall Breakfast Spiel 2016


2017 Canadian Masters Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities

2017 Masters Event Sponsorship & Advertising

What is the Canadian Masters Championship?
The Canadian Masters Curling Championship will host 14 Men’s and 14 Women’s teams age 60+ who are the winners of each Provincial and Territorial Curling Association across Canada. Players qualify by competing at their member club, local zones and regions to finally win their provincial/territorial event. This event began in 2000 and is managed by the Canadian Masters Championship Committee. In 2017, Ontario plays host to this event and the Guelph Curling Club has been selected due to our excellent reputation for hosting several other provincial and national curling events in the last 20 years.

Please download the attached brochure for information on how you can participate as a Sponsor and Advertiser of this event.

2017 Masters Event Sponsorship & Advertising Opportunities