Qualification

Fourteen (14) teams can participate in the men’s provincial curling championship. The winning team will represent Quebec at the Canadian Championship (Brier) from March 5-14, 2021. The participating teams will be selected as follows:

# of TeamsEventAdditional Information
1Circuit FinalThe winning team will win their entry to provincials.
4CTRS pointsThe three (3) teams with the most CTRS points accumulated between December 2, 2019 and December 1, 2020 will qualify for provincials
4Championship Qualification ProcessThe three (3) teams who accumulate the most points ($) on the Quebec circuit during the season (December 2, 2019 to December 1, 2020) will qualify for provincials.
4Tankard QualifierFour (4) teams will qualify for provincials
1Host RegionA minimum of three (3) teams from the host region must register for the qualification process. To be eligible, at least 3 members of the team must be full-time members of a club in that region.
In the event that one or more of the entries are not claimed (zones, host region, etc.) an additional CTRS spot will be added.
If a team qualifies by CTRS points and by the Quebec circuit points, the team must take the CTRS spot.

Championship Format

Preliminary Round: Teams will be divided into two (2) sections (Pool A and B) of seven (7) teams. A round robin will be played within each section, after which six (6) teams (the top three (3) teams from each pool) will qualify for the championship round.

Championship Round: Teams will carry their win/loss record from the preliminary round with them into the championship round. The teams from pool A will play against the three (3) teams from pool B. After the conclusion of the three games, the top four (4) teams overall will advance to the playoffs.

Playoffs: Page playoff with 4 teams.

Timeline

Registration Deadline: December 1, 2020
Tankard Qualifier:
December 17-20, 2020
Provincial Championship:
January 24-31, 2021
National Championship:
March 5-14, 2021

Draw and Rules

Registration Fees

$240 per team
+ $25 per player – Curling Canada competitor fees
+ Exceptionally this year, all team members (5th player included) must pay $20 towards a special reserve fund to financially assist the host clubs of all provincial championships for the 2020-21 season. The entire amount collected will then be divided up among the host clubs according to the length of the championship (total number of days).

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Free Agents & Birthright Status

Each team is allowed to register with one player who lives outside of Quebec. Teams may also be formed with players who were born in Quebec, but who no longer live within the province. In order to do so, the free agent must submit the following form 30 days before the registration deadline:

Residency policy

Free agent form

Host Club

Laval-sur-le-lac

Host Site

Aréna Hartland-Monahan de Laval

2020 Men's Champions

Alek Bedard, Louis Quevillon, Émile Asselin, Bradley Lequin, Daniel Bedard (ent)