Ottawa Tourists to play at Stirling

Friendship Trophy

Renfrewshire 12th Province has played against Ottawa Valley Curling Association in Canada for over 30 years for the Friendship Trophy. The trophy is the final event of a 10 day tour and is played for every 4 years alternately in Canada and Scotland.

A touring team from Renfrewshire toured Ottawa Valley in 2018 and, in turn, Renfrewshire are scheduled to host the incoming Canadian curlers at the end of October 2022. This will be a mixed tour with 24 visiting curlers.

4 sheets are booked at the 10.00am-12.00pm session on Wednesday 26th October for the Ottawa tour.


Hugh Sloan 

Fiona Robertson (Falkirk Ladies CC)

Mark Dainter 

Michele Brodie (Dollar Ladies CC)



Derek Young 

Diana Cheyne (President Dollar Ladies CC)

Jean Wesley (Secretary Dollar Ladies CC)

Luisella Mosley 



Allan Parlane

Michele Hartley (President Stirling Ladies Branch, )

Stephen Walker 

Caroline Scott (Secretary Falkirk Ladies CC)



Harry Brodie

Janet Simpson (Chair Stirling Curling Group)

Lyn Bowie (Secretary Forth Valley Ladies CC)

Norman Ainslie


Schedule for the day.

9:15am Stirling teams arrive

9:30am Ottawa tourists arrive at Peak

Coffee, meet and greet for all the players. Swap curling pins.

Get ready to play.

10:00am Play commences

12:00pm Play completes

12:45pm Lunch at Gloagburn Farm Shop (Players are invited to attend)

2:15pm Leave for Perth Ice Rink

Ice fee £9.50 To check in to play, the ice is booked under Ottawa Valley Tour and the ice fee should be paid to the organising team on the ice.

Isobel Hannon, the organiser, Andy Robinson, the Scottish host group captain and Margaret Richardson, the treasurer, will all be present.