Name: 2020-2021 World Curling Tour Japan
Challenger Series “The 6th Morioka Ice Rink Memorial Cup
Host Organization: Morioka Curling Association (MCA)
Organization: City of Morioka (Under negotiation), Iwate
Curling Association (ICA), World
Curling Tour Japan (WCT-J)
Morioka Curling Club (MCC)
Collaboration: IGR Tourist Co., Ltd., other negotiations in progress
Support: negotiations in progress
Venue: Michinoku Coca-Cola Bottling Rink (Morioka Ice Rink) Address; 5-3-3, Motomiya, Morioka, 020-0866, Japan
Men’s part; June 6 (Saturday) – June 7 (Sunday) , 2020
Women’s part; June 27 (Saturday) – June 28 (Sunday) , 2020
of entry: Men; 8 teams, Women; 8 teams (If less than 6
teams are not held)
recommend that you have registered to WCT as a team.
more than 8 teams are entered, the MCC Selection Committee shall select the
team to participate.
to two teams will be selected by the MCC Selection Committee if there are
entries from abroad.
the event that a large number of applications are received,
the Selection Committee shall select the candidates by May 1, and notify each
the number of teams is less than 8, the participation of the entered teams will
be finalized, and participation will be accepted until one week prior to the
will have two teams of MCC participate in this competition.
of member registrations: 5 Players and One coach per team.
rules: WCF The Rules of Curling and Rules of
Competition, Oct. 2018 and Oct. 2019
Group league system
・The timer is running.
・End at 8th end or end
at 110 minutes
time system for 8 end games
the case of a draw at the end of the 8th end, the shot of the representative of
each team will decide the outcome.
extra end only in the final match.
participating team is less than 6 teams, this competition is held round robin.
cost: 50,000 yen per team (including lunch and
Prize: The total amount is 240,000 yen or more (the total amount of prize
money will increase if the number of sponsoring companies increases.)
WCT points will be awarded according to rank
when the event is held in eight teams.
Live Streaming: The state of the competition is scheduled for live streaming on “Abema TV” or “youtube”.
Entry: Fill out the application form and email it to the following address.
※We cannot answer about the criteria set by the selection board.