Qualification for the Humpty’s Champions Cup

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A total of 15 men’s teams and 15 women’s teams will compete in the Humpty’s Champions Cup. Teams must win one of the events listed below in order to qualify.

Teams qualifying for the WCT spots will be notified Feb. 1, 2017. Winners of WCT events after Feb. 1 will still be eligible if additional WCT winners are required to complete the field.

In the event that a team wins two of the events listed (e.g. a team wins the Masters and the National) the winner of the next ranked WCT event based on strength of field will be invited to complete the 15-team field.


Men’s Qualifying Events Women’s Qualifying Events
Humpty’s Champions Cup defending champ
Reid Carruthers
Humpty’s Champions Cup defending champ
Jennifer Jones
WFG Masters/Tour Challenge (Tier 1)/European Championship
Niklas Edin
WFG Masters
Allison Flaxey
Boost National
Brad Jacobs
Tour Challenge (Tier 1)
Val Sweeting
Meridian Canadian Open
Brad Gushue
Boost National
Kerri Einarson
Princess Auto Elite 10 Meridian Canadian Open
Casey Scheidegger
WestJet Players’ Championship WestJet Players’ Championship
World Championship European Championship
Victoria Moiseeva
World Junior Championship World Championship
Pacific-Asia Championship
Yusuke Morozumi
World Junior Championship
Tim Hortons Brier Pacific-Asia Championship
EunJung Kim
U.S. National Championship
John Shuster
Scotties Tournament of Hearts
WCT/CCT Spot: Shorty Jenkins Classic
Kevin Koe
U.S. National Championship
Jamie Sinclair
WCT/CCT Spot: Direct Horizontal Drilling Fall Classic
Steve Laycock
WCT/CCT Spot: Canad Inns Women’s Classic
Rachel Homan
WCT/CCT Spot: Baden Masters
Peter De Cruz
WCT/CCT Spot: Colonial Square Ladies Classic
Bingyu Wang
World Curling Tour event – TBD
(Based on strength of field)
WCT/CCT Spot: Stockholm Ladies Cup
Anna Hasselborg