2014 USA Curling Nationals

March 3rd, 2014 by mike


The US Curling National Championships are in Aston, PA, March 1-8, and PCC’s own Team Anderson is competing on the women’s side!

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Interested in trying curling? There are Learn to Curl classes each day during Nationals. Also check out events in March at our sister club, Bucks County Curling Club.

Congrats to our US Juniors

February 2nd, 2014 by mike

PCC sent three teams to the USA Curling Junior National Championships and had a very strong showing. Team Anderson took the silver medal on the women’s side, while Team Dunnam took the silver on the men’s side, both losing tight games in the finals. Team Dudt just missed the playoffs, finishing the round robin in 5th place with a 5-4 record.

We are so very proud of our juniors!!!

2014 Cracked Bell Open Bonspiel

November 25th, 2013 by curling canuck

The 2014 Cracked Bell Open Bonspiel ran from 3 to 5 January 2014 and was a great success.  16 teams participated and the quality of curling was high. More details regarding the Cracked Bell including the draw, teams and information about the event are located on the Cracked Bell Open Bonspiel page, here.

2013 Harvest Bonspiel

November 24th, 2013 by john

The final results are in from the 36th annual Harvest Bonspiel. Thanks to all who attended and supported this classic mixed curling event.

Learn to Curl Classes – October 2013

May 20th, 2013 by john

Our Fall Curling Class is fully subscribed and now in progress. Our next planned class will be in Fall 2014. It is possible that we will schedule something in February around the Winter Olympics. Please check back again for the latest information.

Silver at 2013 US Mixed Nationals

April 1st, 2013 by curling canuck

Philadelphia Curling Club member Mike Graziano and his fellow teammates on Team Wisconsin won the silver medal at the US Mixed National Curling Championships held from 16 to 23 March 2013 at the Willmar Curling Club in Willmar, Minnesota.  Mike was the second on Team Wisconsin, along with his teammates: Sean Murray (skip); Heather Betzhold (vice), and Paige Caulum (lead). Congratulations Mike!

Team USA finishes 4th at 2013 Women’s Worlds

March 30th, 2013 by curling canuck

Sarah Anderson of Philadelphia Curling Club and her teammates on Team USA finished 4th at the 2013 World Women’s Curling Championships held in Riga, Latvia from 16-24 March 2013.  Team USA curled very well at the event.  Sarah was the alternate on Team USA with her teammates: Erika Brown (skip), Debbie McCormick (vice), Jessica Schultz (second), and Ann Swisshelm (lead).  Congratulations Sarah and Team USA!

Philadelphia wins McKay-Douglas International

February 26th, 2013 by curling canuck

The McKay-Douglas International is a men’s bonspiel tournament hosted by the Ardsley Curling Club in Ardsley-on-Hudson, NY. This year’s event was contested from 23-26 February 2013.  Three Philadelphia teams competed in the event with great results, including winning the First and Sixth events, and a runner-up in the Second event.  The overall champions of the event were skipped by Bruce Clouser, vice Brian Dudt, second Daniel Dudt, and lead Ken Seiverd.  Congratulations too all our teams on a great showing as one of the stronger men’s competitions!

6th Annual Philadelphia CURL-A-THON

February 22nd, 2013 by curling canuck

The 6th Annual Philadelphia CURL-A-THON will be hosted at the Philadelphia CC from Friday March 8th at 6 PM until Saturday March 9th at 11 PM.   To those who do not know about the event, the Curl-a-Thon, is a fundraiser put on by Philadelphia Curling Club to raise funds for one of our members, Jeff Harris, who suffered a life changing event causing him to be confined to a wheelchair.  Jeff has been a member of our club since 1997.  The event is open to everyone (friends, family, strangers etc.), there will be food, drinks, and curling going on from 6pm Friday to 10 pm+ Saturday.  Come and enjoy the sun with this years Luau Theme! Read the rest of this entry »

Philadelphia Wins 4th Event at Kayser 5 & Under Mixed Championship

February 17th, 2013 by curling canuck

Philadelphia Curling Club team won the Fourth Event at the Kayser 5 and Under Mixed Championship held at Utica Curling Club from 14 to 17 February 2013.  The Philadelphia team was skipped by Bryan Beck, vice Katie Arcidiacono, second Dan Cooper and lead Kristen Beck.  Congratulations!