History of the ECC

  • Evergreen Curling Club was the first of the “second wave” curling clubs formed in the excitement surrounding the 2002 Olympics. In January of 2002 Doug Schaak and Cheryl Doucette met to discuss the formation of a curling club in the Portland/Vancouver area. The first question they asked was, How do Read More
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History of Curling in Portland

  • Curling first came to the Portland, OR area in the winter of 1847 when the HMS Modeste, an 18 gun British warship, spent a few months frozen in on the Columbia river near Ft. Vancouver. Four officers from the Modeste bested four locals from the Hudson Bay company in a 3 game series on the frozen river on January 26, Read More
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Our Affiliations

  • The United States Curling Association (USCA), doing business as USA Curling, is the National Governing Body for the Olympic sport of curling. The association is headquartered in Stevens Point, Wisconsin.  
  • The World Curling Federation represents curling internationally and facilitates the growth of the sport through a network of Member Associations / Federations. It is the world governing body of the Olympic Winter Sport of Curling and the Paralympic Winter Sport of Wheelchair Curling.
  • In 2020, ECC officially joined the Washington State Curling Association, which is made up of Granite Curling Club and Inland NW Curling.  ECC was formerly a member of the Mountain Pacific Curling Association.  Both regions are part of the USCA.
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