Utica-Rochester Friendly Bonspiel (mixed)


A one-day total stones event between Utica and Rochester. The highest total combined team stones determine the winner. The event is played at Rochester and Utica, alternating sites each year; host club plays first stone of the first end. Each team curls two 6-end games; ties are not played off. Trophy presentations: Utica-Rochester Friendly Cup (winner), "The Monkey" (runner-up).

Previous winners

2015: Utica (at Rochester)
2014: Utica (at Utica)
2013: Rochester (at Rochester)
2012: Utica (at Utica)
2011: Utica (at Rochester)
2010: Utica (at Utica)
2009: Rochester (at Rochester)
2008: Utica (at Utica)
2007: Rochester (at Rochester)
2006: Utica (at Utica)
2005: Utica (at Rochester)
2004: Utica (at Utica)


General Mixed Rules

Standing Utica Rochester Friendly Rules

  • This is a one-day total points event between Utica and Rochester. The highest total combined team points determine the winner.
  • The event is played at alternating sites each year between Utica and Rochester.
  • Each team will curl two 6-end games.
  • Ties will not be played off.
  • When hosted in Utica, Rochester plays last stone of the first end (as courtesy), Utica plays red stones.
  • Trophy presentations:
    • Utica-Rochester Friendly Cup, winner.
    • “The Monkey,” runner-up.

Upcoming Events

1)  Sat Oct 22, 2016 02:30 pm
Our House is Your House Bonspiel
This is the perfect first event for those who have not curled before and want to try something fun. Details.
2)  Sat Oct 22, 2016 06:30 pm
Welcoming Party
Reacquaint yourself with returning curlers and welcome new members.
3)  Sun Oct 23, 2016 01:30 pm
Calder draft
Calder skips select their teams for Monday, first half
4)  Fri Oct 28, 2016 05:00 pm
Brooms Up Curling Trailer
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5)  Sat Nov 19, 2016
Turkey Spiel
Thanksgiving-themed event culminating with a turkey dinner with all the trimmings. Members only.