(Compare to Men's 40+ A/B leagues)
The 40+ Open Division is for men and women age 40 and older who are still at the pinnacle of their careers. These teams are guaranteed four games: two on Friday and two on Saturday. Teams hold up to 8 players with 4 players on the ice at a time. After two days of competitive play, four teams will advance to the Golden Shovel round on Sunday to compete to have their names inscribed in the Golden Shovel.
TBD teams - TBD pools - TBD teams will advance: The top team in each pool plus TBD wild cards (calculated by most points, ties in point total are broken by highest total number of goals scored followed by goal differential) will advance to Championship Sunday.