Stirling Curling Group

Stirling Curling Group. 

 

The group pursues the interests of all people curling at The Peak Ice Rink, Stirling, Scotland.

 

  •   To be a collective voice for all clubs and groups using The Peak Ice Rink
  •   To support the Development Officer to develop curling
  •   To manage The Peak Competitions and Leagues
  •   To liaise with Active Stirling on behalf of all curlers and to manage the relationship between Active Stirling and all curlers.

 

Membership is open to all clubs and groups  involved with the sport of curling at The Peak Ice Rink.

 

How to book and pay

To book any beginner or curling development class, or to book ice for your club, friends or for practice, please contact us below.

 

By phone 01786 273555

 

In person at The PEAK reception or Forthbank

 

Email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Additional adult

coaching classes

ADULT ROCKS

Come along to these curling development classes to learn new skills and improve your current technique on the ice. Be coached by qualified RCCC coaches and benefit from one to one coaching as each class is small enough to give you detailed lessons. Each month you’ll learn a new curling technique – balance, timing and release to help you develop your skills. For age 18 years+ new and experienced curlers.

 

DISABILITY     CURLING

We offer different disability sessions at The PEAK in partnership with the Royal Caledonian Curling club including disability inclusion sessions and visual impairment sessions .

 

 

STIRLING WHEELCHAIR CURLING CLUB

For all wheelchair users. The club meet every Wednesday at The PEAK. Each session is taken by

RCCC qualified coaches. All curling equipment is provided. For more information on clubs or disability curling please contact Active Stirling’s Curling Development Officer on 01786 273555 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

CORPORATE

Our corporate curling packages are perfect for a team building activity for any company and sessions are run by RCCC qualified coaches. All packages include ice hire, equipment, 1 hour of coaching and 1 hour game time.

 

  

To get involved in junior curling, visit activestirling.org.uk/curling

 

Adult rocks

Curling development classes

Come along to these curling development classes to learn new skills and improve your current technique on the ice. Be coached by qualified RCCC coaches and benefit from one to one coaching as each class is small enough to give you detailed lessons. Each month you’ll learn a new curling technique – balance, timing and release to help you develop your skills.

For age 18 years+ new and experienced curlers.

 

Times

6.30pm– 7.30pm & 7.30pm – 8.30pm

Venue

The National Curling Academy

 

2017 session dates:

Friday  8 September

Friday  22 September

Friday 6 October

Friday 20 October

Friday 3 November

Friday 24 November

Friday  1 December

Friday  15 December

 

2018 session dates:

Friday  12 January

Friday  26 January

Friday 9 February

Friday 16 February

Friday 9 March

 

Please note: arrive 10 minutes before each session starts to warm up and collect equipment.

 

 

Junior (8 - 17 years) try curling at The PEAK

Learn all the skills and techniques to curl with confidence on the ice. A fun, easy going coaching session to introduce you to curling.

  • A recap of junior try curling
  • Coaching from RCCC qualified coaches
  • Progress your curling delivery from the try curling session
  • Learn how to throw the curling stone
  • Sweeping
  • Some rules, etiquette and scoring of the game
  • Learn basic tactics
  • Fun coaching drills
  • Play curling games

 Find a session at the Peak, Stirling.

Junior BEGINNERS CLASSES

Beginner Classes give you the confidence and skills to play curling if you’ve never curled before or have previously enjoyed a Try Curling session. Classes last approximately 2 hours and are available in a range of options including weekend sessions or four week blocks.

Find a class at the Peak, Stirling.

 

ON THE BUTTON – 1.5 hours per week

For those who have completed Active Stirling’s junior beginners class you can join us at our on the button junior club. There is no limit for how long you stay in on the button but it’s a great stepping stone before our Stirling Young Curlers club pathway.

Every  Thursday 4.00pm-5.30pm    School Term only

 

STIRLING YOUNG CURLERS

JUNIOR CLUBS FOR 8–21 YEARS OLD

Stirling Young Curlers is a thriving junior club that curl every Saturday

from 8.30am – 12.15pm in our NEW National Curling Academy. Our coaches and volunteers are all RCCC qualified. Lots of our junior members venture out and play on the U14, U17 and U21 Grand Slam circuits around Scotland.

Adult (18 years +) try curling at The PEAK 

Learn all the skills and techniques to curl with confidence on the ice. A fun, easy going coaching session to introduce you to curling.

Find a session at The Peak, Stirling.

TRY CURLING – 1 hour sessions

Learn all the skills and techniques to curl with confidence on the ice. A fun, easy going coaching session to introduce you to curling. Classes include:

  • Coaching from RCCC qualified coaches
  • Building confidence and getting comfortable on the ice
  • Introduction to curling delivery
  • Introduction to sweeping
  • Full length curling delivery

 

ADULT BEGINNERS4 week block of 4 x 2 hour

Beginner classes are fun, relaxed sessions to give you the confidence and skills to play curling if you’ve never curled before or have previously enjoyed a try curling session. Classes include:

  • A recap of try curling
  • Coaching from RCCC qualified coaches
  • Progress your curling delivery from the try curling session
  • Learn how to throw the curling stone
  • Sweeping
  • Rules, etiquette and scoring of the game
  • Learn basic curling tactics
  • Fun coaching drills
  • Play curling games

 

Classes run as a four week course for four consecutive weeks on either a Wednesday or a Monday.

Find Classes at the Peak here.

ACTIVE STIRLING VIRTUAL CLUB – 2 hour sessions   per  week

For those who have completed Active Stirling’s adult beginner’s class you can join us at our Virtual Club. Weekly coached sessions for new curlers who have only started playing for up to two years. Take your curling to the next level with our Virtual Club – membership limited to two years.

Every Monday throughout the curling sessions at 6:15 and 8:30pm

£9.00 per class

 

CLUBS

We have lots of curling clubs here at The PEAK, during Virtual Club or once you have completed you can join a club to continue with your curling development.

If you’ve never curled before or have previously enjoyed a try curling session.