August 1st- 8th, 2016
The male and female winners of the 2016 Canadian Under 25 Championships will be nominated as a Canadian entry to the 2017 World Junior Championships hosted in Queensland Australia.
The Youth Development Squad will be determined during these Championships. The top four young men and women placing at the Under 25 Championships and the top four male and female Juniors placing at the Junior Championships will be named to the Youth Development Squad for a one-year term. These athletes will be eligible for selection to national development events that may be run over the course of the year and may also be eligible for funding opportunities within their individual provinces.