GAMES All games will be of 8 ends. One extra end will be played if team are tied after 8 ends. The team with hammer loses if the extra end goes blank.
RANKING The following criteria will be used to rank the teams at the completion of group stage: 1) The win/loss record (1 win = 1 point). 2) The record of the games between the tied teams. 3) Draw Shot Challenge (DSC) – average distance of all the individual LSDs which were delivered by a team during the group stage.
PRE-GAME No practice shots before game start. Two LSDs (red team goes clockwise, yellow team goes counter-clockwise). Teams listed first goes first. Teams listed first in the schedule for the group games play the stones with red colored handles, teams listed second play the stones with yellow colored handles.
GAME TIMING No clock will be used, but the officials will follow time usage closely.
TEAM TIME-OUTS Each team may call one 60-second time-out during each game and one 60-second time-out in each extra end.
SWEEPING RULES & EQUIPMENT WCF rules are applied.
PRIZE MONEY 1st: NOK 5.000 2nd: NOK 3.000 3rd: NOK 2.000 Total: NOK 10.000