Qualifying for the Canada Cup of Curling

Print2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup of Curling – November 30 – December 4 in Brandon, MB.

Each event will feature seven men’s teams and seven women’s teams, with the top team receiving the bye to the final while the second-place team will meet the third-place team in the semi finals.

In 2016, the winners will receive invitations to the 2017 World Financial Group Continental Cup, January 12-15 at Las Vegas, NV and an invitation to the 2017 Tim Hortons Roar of the Rings Canadian Curling Trials, December 2-10 in Ottawa.

If the team(s) that win the Home Hardware Canada Cup have already qualified for the World Financial Group Continental Cup, the Continental Cup berth will go to the highest-ranked non-qualified team on the Canadian Team Ranking System as of the completion of the Home Hardware Canada Cup.

The teams qualifying for the 2016 Home Hardware Canada Cup are as follows:

MEN

  1. 2016 Tim Hortons Brier Champion – KEVIN KOE
  2. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – BRAD GUSHUE
  3. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – MIKE MCEWEN
  4. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – REID CARRUTHERS
  5. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – JOHN EPPING
  6. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – BRAD JACOBS
  7. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – STEVE LAYCOCK


WOMEN

  1. 2016 Scotties Tournament of Hearts winner – CHELSEA CAREY
  2. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – RACHEL HOMAN
  3. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – JENNIFER JONES
  4. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – VAL SWEETING
  5. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – KERRI EINARSON
  6. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – KELSEY ROCQUE
  7. Next team on the 2015-16 CTRS – TRACY FLEURY