CurlON announced on November 24th in a release to competitors that they intended to host five (5) championships during the season due to COVID-19.
For the Ontario Men's Tankard a direct to provincial qualifying system will be used with the following formats based on total number of entries:
2-8 teams Round Robin Provincial with a 3-team playoff (Semi - Final)
9-12 teams Triple Knockout Provincials with a page playoff
12-26 teams 2 x groups of 12 knockout qualifiers to advance 2 teams each group to a 6 team round robin (+2-2020 CTRS Direct Entry) with a ONE GAME PLAYOFF FINAL
27 + teams Group knockout qualifiers (max 12 per group) to advance teams to either 6 or 8 team round robin (+2-2020 CTRS Direct Entry) with a ONE GAME or SEMI/FINAL PLAYOFF
ENTRY OPEN - December 4, 2020 ENTRIES CLOSE - December 20, 2020
ENTRY FEE - $ 360.00 includes HST, Curling Canada Competitor Cards, OCC - High performance fee