UCC College Bonspiel

Friday-Saturday, February 10-11, 2017
Chairs: M.J. Walsh, Roger Rowlett

Watch live and archived games on the UCC Channel on YouTube.

A bonspiel for college student that meet USCA College Curling eligibility rules (see 4th page). Open format (teams may be composed of any mix of men and women). All teams must start the bonspiel with 4 players. College curlers from UCC will be available to fill out partial teams. Three game guarantee with full draw. Six events. Six end games.

Limit 16 teams. Each school guaranteed 1 team, more if space permits. Unless indicated otherwise by the school, multiple teams from the same school will be entered according to date/time entry is received (online, below).

Entry fee: $30 per person. Make checks out to Utica Curling Club.
Continental breakfast, lunch, and dinner provided on Saturday. Dinner available for purchase on Friday night before the first game (9:30pm)


Online signup forms not yet available.
Deadline: Friday, Feb 3, 2017
USCA requires that all participants be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours of work this semester/quarter and be born on or after January 1, 1989 and on or before December 31, 1999

Release form
Fill out and bring with you. NO participant may enter the ice shed without submitting proper participant release form.

Adult participant release form (18 years or older)
Minor participant release form (less than 18 years old) MUST be signed by parent

Teams & Schedule

First draw at 9:30pm on Friday or 9:00am on Saturday, depending on the number of teams. Please be prepared to play on Friday night. Sign-in begins at 8:00 pm on Friday. Live streaming of selected games on Saturday. Watch on the Utica Curling Club YouTube Channel

Host teams

  • Colgate University
  • Hamilton College
  • SUNY Polytechnic Institute


  • Draw 1: Friday, 9:30pm
  • Draw 2: Saturday, 9:00am
  • Draw 3: Saturday, 11:00am
  • Lunch, Mid-day scrape, 1:00pm
  • Draw 4: Saturday, 2:30pm
  • Finals: Saturday, 4:30pm

Bonspiel Hotel

Teams must call the local number and make their own reservations

Holiday Inn Utica (7 minutes)
1777 Burrstone Rd, New Hartford
$75.00 per double room per night. Mention UCC College Bonspiel for this rate.


Guests are welcome to attend the college spiel and cheer on the teams. If you want to eat meals at the club, please fill in the form below. Reservations/cancellations required by February 3, 2017, noon. Curlers have priority at the buffet tables, as they are on a tight schedule. Payment may be made in cash or check made out to the Utica Curling Club. Menus subject to change.

Guest food form


Upcoming Events

1)  Fri Oct 28, 2016 05:00 pm
Brooms Up Curling Trailer
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2)  Sat Nov 19, 2016
Turkey Spiel
Thanksgiving-themed event culminating with a turkey dinner with all the trimmings. Members only.
3)  Fri Dec 02, 2016
Wheelchair International Bonspiel
An invitational wheelchair curling event featuring teams from around the world.
4)  Thu Dec 08, 2016 08:30 pm
Early Bird Friendly
A members-only mixed event for curlers of all levels of experience. Thu & Sat, December 8 & 10. Details.
5)  Mon Dec 12, 2016 07:00 pm
Sims draft
Sims league skips select their teams.