BC Club Challenge Rules of Eligibility - New for 2014

  1. The curling club represented by the team must be a member in good standing of a Provincial/Territorial curling association.  The players of any club champion team must be members in good standing of the curling club.  Any player can be a member of more than one curling club, but shall declare one “home club” for this competition.

  2. Each club will declare a men’s team and women’s team of 4 players that have played together regularly in a sanctioned club league.   Alternatively, club members who curl regularly may participate in a designated The Dominion Curling Club Championship competition within their club.   Players who play exclusively in a major/super league without playing in another sanctioned club league are ineligible to compete.

  3. Each team will be allowed only 1 player who has played in a Juniors’, Men’s (Brier), Women’s (Scotties) or Seniors’ provincial/territory event in the current or previous 4 curling seasons, or participated in a Grand Slam event in the current or previous 4 curling seasons.* (2009-10, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14)

    *Exception Ė Provinces/Territories with an open provincial/territory event will be permitted 1 player who has placed top 25% in a Juniorsí, Menís (Brier), Womenís (Scotties) or Seniorsí provincial/territory event in the current or previous 4 curling seasons, or participated in a Grand Slam event in the current or previous 4 curling seasons.

  4. All games will be 8 ends with ties being decided by a full extra end.

  5. Once a four person team has been declared a club champion, a maximum of 1 permanent replacement/substitute player from the club can play lead.  It is at the discretion of each curling club to determine their replacement/substitute rules throughout their process to declare their club champions.

  6. Each team will be allowed a maximum of 2 players under the age of 20, as of December 31st of the year prior to the championship (minimum age of 15 as of December 31st). Provincial/Territorial curling associations may adopt a more restrictive age criteria if they choose.

  7. The Dominion has the sole authority to grant exceptions to these rules in extraordinary circumstances. Before exercising this discretion, The Dominion will consult with the relevant Provincial/Territorial curling association, and will notify the Provincial/Territorial association in writing of any decisions regarding exceptions that are granted.  All requests for clarification or for exceptions in British Columbia are to be submitted to Jim Mann (jimmann@shaw.ca).

 

 

 

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