VCC Mainland Club Challenge Playdown starts

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 9:00pm - 11:30pm

Event Background

Each season, the VCC holds a qualifying event to determine our men's and women's teams for the Mainland Club Challenge, held every April at the Richmond CC. Teams qualify from the Mainland Club Challenge for the Pacific International Cup the following week at Richmond. The BC block champions from the PIC represent the province at the Travelers Curling Club Championship in November.

Travelers Curling Club Championships

Event Details

  • There are separate men's and women's events.
  • Women's entry dealine is Friday, Dec. 15. Men's entry deadline is Monday, Feb. 12.
  • Interested teams are to be comprised of players forming a regularly-playing team in one of VCC's leagues.
  • Team eligibility is governed by the BC Club Challenge Rules of Eligibility.
  • The competition will be a double-knockout playoff if there are eight or fewer teams entered. If nine or more teams are entered the event will become a single knockout playoff or another date may be added at the discretion of the organizers.
  • Ice time for the event has been set aside on Monday, Feb. 26 at 9:00 pm, Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 9:00 pm, Saturday, Mar. 10 at noon and 7:00 pm, Tuesday, Mar. 13 at 9:00 pm, Saturday, Mar. 17 at 7:00pm, Tuesday, Mar. 20 at 6:45 pm and Wednesday, Mar. 21 at 6:15 pm (if needed).
  • Winning teams will be provided VCC jackets for use at the Mainland Club Challenge.