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Welcome to the USA Curling Association registration page. Registrations for National Championships and courses including: Officiating, Instruction, Ice Making and more if available. Scroll below for a list of registrations offerings grouped by category, with championship events listed above training courses. 

Please contact the USCA for registration assistance or if you are having difficulties registering for an event or course. 
Please contact us directly or if you need immediate assistance due to registration deadlines. 

Championship Event Registration:

Jenny Biadasz, USA Curling Events Services Manager
jenny.biadasz@usacurl.org
Tel. 888-287-5377 Ext. 207

Course Registration:

Christy Hering, USA Curling Development Associate
christy.hering@usacurl.org
Tel. 888-287-5377 Ext. 209

USCA Office Hours: 8:30-5pm, CST, Mon-Fri

2017 Arena National Championship

2017 Arena National Championships
Date: April 25-30, 2017 Site: Compton Family Ice Arena– Notre Dame, IN 
Fee: $120 per player ($480 per team)

Registration Details
Open: Feb. 8, 2017 Deadline: March 8, 2017 at 11:59 PM CST (ERD through Feb. 22, 2017)
*Event registration will CLOSE along with the Registration Deadline for the Arena Nationals.

EVENT DESCRIPTION and REGISTRATION DETAILS:  Arena Curling National Championships - teams entering MUST have been preregistered by their regional associations prior to the preregistration deadline. All team members must be dues-paying, league-playing members of the same arena curling club. INDIVIDUALS WHO ALSO CURL LEAGUE AT A DEDICATED ICE FACILITY ARE INELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE. The Arena Curling Championship Event Rules can be found on the USA Curling website at www.usacurl.org within the USCA Rules of Curling and Competition. Registration for FIFTH PLAYERS will open AFTER general registration closes on March 8, 2017.


Coaches must be at least 21 years of age, must register through online registration, and complete the Coaching requirements. Coaches MUST also register as a "volunteer" of the same event as the team they will be coaching.

*Parents/guardians are responsible for registering minor participants for all USCA National Events.


Men's Arena National Championship-Alternate Playes

Registration Dates: 03/15/2017 to 04/30/2017
Start and End Dates: 04/25/2017 to 04/30/2017
$0.00

Women's Arena National Championship-Alternate Play

Registration Dates: 03/15/2017 to 04/30/2017
Start and End Dates: 04/25/2017 to 04/30/2017
$0.00

Level 1 Instructor Course - Dakota (4/29)

Level 1 Instructor Course - Dakota Curling Club
Hosted by the Dakota Curling Club in Lakeville, MN.  The course will be held on Saturday, April 29, from 10:00am- 6:00pm. A late lunch or early dinner will be provided.

Individuals who are not a member of USA Curling should contact the USCA office to register.  The non-member rate for this course is $100.

Registration Close: Monday, April 24, 2017
Please contact Christy Hering at christy.hering@usacurl.org. or 888-287-5377 ext. 209 with any questions.

USCA Member Rate

Registration Dates: 03/24/2017 to 04/25/2017
Start and End Dates: 04/29/2017 to 04/29/2017

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$50.00

Level 2 Instructor Course - Dakota (5/20)

Level 2 Instructor Course - Dakota Curling Club
Hosted by the Dakota Curling Club, Lakeville, MN.  The course will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 10:00am - 6:00pm. A late lunch or early dinner will be provided.

Please note all participants MUST complete a Level 1 Instructor course prior to registering.

Individuals who are not a member of USA Curling should contact the USCA office to register.  The non-member rate for this course is $100.

Registration Close: Monday, May 15, 2017.
Please contact Christy Hering at christy.hering@usacurl.org or call 888-287-5377 ext. 209 with any questions.

Level 2 Instructor Course - Dakota (5/20)

Registration Dates: 03/24/2017 to 05/16/2017
Start and End Dates: 05/20/2017 to 05/20/2017
$65.00

2017 USA Curling OPEN High Performance Camp

USA Curling Open High-Performance Camp - Blaine, Minnesota, at the National Training Center for Curling
August 18-20, 2017

Registration Open: Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 12:01am, CST
Registration Close: Friday, July 14, 2017 at 11:59pm, CST


The USA Curling High-Performance Program Staff is holding an open developmental camp on August 18-20, 2017. The camp will be held in Blaine, Minnesota, at the National Training Center (FSCC) and is open to all athletes that have participated in the playdown process or are looking to participate in one of the many USA Curling Championship playdowns. All participants must be paid members of the USCA or register as a NON-Member.

Registrations will be accepted through July 14th, 2017. A maximum* of six teams (4-5 players, includes coach) and sixteen individuals will be selected to participate in this camp.

*Should maximum capacity be reached prior to the registration deadline, teams and individuals will be selected at the discretion of the USCA HP Coaching Staff. 




USA Curling Open HP Camp - Member Rate

Registration Dates: 03/15/2017 to 07/14/2017
Start and End Dates: 08/18/2017 to 08/20/2017
$375.00

USA Curling Open HP Camp - Non-Member Rate

Registration Dates: 03/15/2017 to 07/14/2017
Start and End Dates: 08/18/2017 to 08/20/2017
$475.00

2017-18 High Performance Program Application

2017-18 U.S. Curling Association High Performance Program  (HPP) Application

Deadline: Friday, May 5, 2017

The U.S. Curling Association (USCA) 2015-2018 High Performance Plan is aimed at identifying and developing the USA’s best talent for future competitive success. Athletes will be selected for the High Performance Program (HPP) on an individual basis. The USCA HPP National Coaching Team will review all applicants and may invite athletes to try out if deemed necessary. To be considered for the HPP, applicants MUST already be achieving results at the highest levels of the program they are applying for, i.e. placing in the top half of their respective National Championships and/or regularly achieving good results on the World Curling Tour, within the last 2 years. If you are not already achieving such results, you do not meet the minimum standards to apply for the HPP. The deadline to submit applications for the 2017-18 HPP is Friday, May 5, 2017. Applicants will be informed of the USCA HPP National Coaching Team’s decision on whether or not they have been either invited to try-out or selected to the HPP by Friday, May 19. The HPP expectations, opportunities and full selection criteria can be found in Appendix I, below.

Requirements:
1.  All applicants must be paid up members in good standing of the USCA and a member of a USCA-member club or alternatively, a one-time payment of a $100-per-athlete administrative fee must be paid.
2.  Each applicant must meet the USCA's eligibility criteria for either Junior Nationals and/or Men's  and Women's Nationals as per the current USCA rules book, which can be found at www.usacurl.org.
3.  One application form per person.
4.  Please fill in all details requested on the attached form, which includes a section asking why you would like to be considered for the High Performance Program.  Also, what your commitment is likely to be and what your competitive curling ambitions are both for the short and long term.
5.  Selected athletes will be required to sign and adhere to the USA Curling Athlete Agreement.  The 2016-17 Agreement can be found at: http://www.teamusa.org/USA-Curling/For-Athletes/High-Performance-Program.
6.  The High Performance Program is committed to achieving long-term, sustained competitive excellence.

APPENDIX I USA Curling High Performance Program (HPP) Selection Criteria

The aim of USA Curling’s High Performance Program (HPP) is to select and support the best available athletes to achieve sustained competitive excellence.  The expectation of the HPP is that all applicants should be at a current high level of performance and be realistically capable of representing the USA at the World Championship and Olympic levels. As a team sport, a variety of both objective and subjective selection criteria will be used. Team chemistry and coachability are also vital components of success and will be important elements of the selection process. The decision on who will be ultimately selected to the HPP will be made by USA Curling’s coaching staff.

Objective Criteria (in no particular order)
•     Previous results (International, National and World Curling Tour within the last 2 years)
•     Past performances (individual performance statistics where available within the last 2 years)

Subjective Criteria (in no particular order)
•     Coachability
•     Attitude
•     Playing position flexibility
•     Willingness to participate
•     Availability to participate
•     Contribution to team chemistry
•     Future performance potential
Athletes will be selected based on the above criteria and also on the opinion of the USCA HPP coaches and staff as to who has the potential to achieve sustained competitive excellence.

USA Curling High Performance Program (HPP) Opportunities and Expectations
Athlete Opportunities
•     Consistent access to dedicated HPP Coaches throughout Training and Competition •     Elite WCT and Champions Tour competition access
•     Team USA gear package - Training, Competition and Travel
•     Athlete Stipends (as possible)
•     USOC Olympic Training Center(s) access as coordinated by the USCA Director of High Performance
•     USOC programmatic support in the following areas:  Strength and Conditioning, Sports Psychology, Nutrition & Medical
•     National Training Center access
•     Logistical planning and financial support for Training and Competition budget

Athlete Expectations
•     Commitment to Team USA Training Program & Competition Schedule
•     Adherence to the HPP agreements & Team rules
•     Meet or exceed performance standards as set by HPP Coaches
•     Wherever possible athletes will train and travel as a team under the direction of HPP Coaches

Questions about the application process or information provided within should be directed to:   Derek Brown, USA Curling Director of High Performance derek.brown@usacurl.org

17-18 HPP Application

Registration Dates: 04/18/2017 to 05/06/2017
Start and End Dates: 05/19/2017 to 06/01/2018
$0.00
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