The eligibility standards below were used in 2019.
To register results for 2019, please fill out the form here:
All participants must be members of a USA Curling member club. Players need not all come from the same club or region. Click here to search eligible clubs.
A team may be made up of any combination of gender. A team must have 3 members of their original team to be eligible. To qualify for the National Event, you must have participated in Regional, USWCA, or member club bonspiel. Applicants will be confirmed based on the following tier priority up to December 15, 2019. After that, any remaining spots in the 32 team field will filled on a first come, first served basis.
Note that you do not need to still qualify for a 5 and Under event. Whereas the 2019 event involved players from 2017 and 2018 events, the 2020 qualifiers will come from 2019 events exclusively.
Tier 1 - A event winners of Regional (i.e. GNCC, MoPac) 5&U events or USWCA events in 2019 calendar year. The first 32 entries are guaranteed entry if registered by December 15th 2019.
The remaining slots in the tournament will be filled based on the following criteria for those registered by December 15. After December 15th, any remaining spots will be filled on a first come/first served basis.
Tier 2 - A event runners up or B, C, and D event winners of Regional (i.e. GNCC, MoPac) 5&U events or USWCA events in 2019 calendar year.
Tier 3 - A event winner of any other 5&U bonspiel hosted by a USCA member club in 2019 calendar year.
Tier 4 - A event runners up, or B, C, and D event winners at any 5&U hosted by a USCA member club 2019 calendar year.
Tier 5 - Any participant of a 5&U hosted by a USCA member club in the 2019 calendar year.
* Note that participation in last year's 5 & Under National Championship doesn't qualify for this event. However, if you're still 5 & Under eligible you can apply under Tier 5.
The entry fee is $400/team, and will be due upon confirmation of your team slot after December 15. Details on how to pay will accompany your entry confirmation.