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    DoubleTree by Hilton Gatineau-Ottawa

    ○ Our Presenting Partner is back for 2014. Show your support

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    From October 22nd to 26th 2014

    ○ Curling's elite will face off at the Centre Sportif Robert Rochon de Gatineau (Masson)

    ○ 32 Mens Elite and 25 Open Class Teams - Over $52,500 in total purse money up for the taking

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    2014 is the best edition to date

    ○ Teams Gushue, Murdoch and Edin, Olympic Medalists

    ○ J-M Ménard from Gatineau, 2014 Quebec Champions

    ○ Teams from 6 countries and 7 provinces

The schedules for both the elite and open classes are now available.

Click here for the 2014 schedule of games

Press Conference

The Buckingham curling club’s board of directors and the Challenge Château Cartier de Gatineau’s organizing committee held a press conference Tuesday October 7th.

Press Conference

Click Here for the press release

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2014, even more Challenge...ing !

We are pleased to announce that our event will be hosting 11 out of the top 20 teams in the world with teams from 6 countries and 7 Canadian provinces including Team Edin (SWE), Gushue (NF), Murdoch (SCO), Smith (SCO), McEwen (MB), Caruthers (MB), Epping (ON), Kean (ON), Michel (SUI), de Cruz (SUI), Zang (CHN) and Ménard (QC).

Be part of the action, come and see these olympic and world medalists in Gatineau.

Registration for the 2014 edition

We are now FULL, you can still register, however, you will be placed on the waiting list.

NEW this year, free supper on Saturday for all participants ... 25 team "round robin" open class event with big purse money and winner's share (12 qualifiers out of 25 teams).

Gatineau will Rock again in 2014

The sixth edition of the "Challenge Château Cartier de Gatineau" presented by DoubleTree by Hilton Gatineau-Ottawa is part of the World Curling Tour (WCT) and will take place October 22nd to 26th 2014 in Gatineau. This first class sports event will be jointly held at the Centre Sportif Robert Rochon (in the Masson sector of Gatineau), the Buckingham Curling Club and the Thurso Curling Club.

This tournament is of international caliber and is now considered the biggest one in Eastern Canada.

This year, the « Pro-Am » type event will expand its field and is hoping to host 32 elite men’s teams and 25 « open class » teams for a total of 228 participants who will compete for over $52,500 in purse money.

The event will be a great happening and no doubt showcase great curling for the many fans of this sport in this region. We are also anticipating that this event and the influx of many out of town teams will generate a significant economic boost to the National Capital Region.

The organizing committee can rely on its Elite Partners : DoubleTree by Hilton Gatineau-Ottawa , la Ville de Gatineau, Transcontinental Media, the Buckingham Curling Club, Éducation, sport et loisir Québec and Curling Québec.

World caliber mens and Open class teams are ready to rock and make this the most successful edition yet.

2013 Results

Big Thanks to all the teams, the spectators, our partners, the organizing committee, the ice technicians and all our volunteers who made a total success of this 5th edition

The Winners of the 5th edition of the Challenge are Brad Gushue (Mens Elite), Lisa Farnell (Womens Elite) and Ted Butler (Open)

Click on any games (team names) below for the full linescores and draws of Mens and Womens Elite Class from Curling Zone

Elite Mens

Elite Womens