Co-op Canadian Open Format and Qualification


16 men’s and 16 women’s teams, round robin play, 4 pools of 4, top 8 teams advance. If necessary, tiebreaker games will be played to determine the final playoff spots.

Qualification: The top 15 men’s and top 15 women’s teams based on the World Curling Federation’s World Ranking system will be invited to participate. If a team in the top 15 declines their invitation the next team on the WCF rankings will be invited until the field is complete. The Grand Slam of Curling reserves the right to implement a sponsor’s exemption in both the men’s and women’s event in which one spot could be filled at their discretion. A 16th spot is reserved on each side for the winners of the Tour Challenge Tier 2 event.

Qualification date: Monday, December 18, 2023