The 2016 World Mixed Curling Championship took place at the Sport Palace (1 Moskovskaya St.), Kazan on October 14-22, 2016. 37 national teams (171 representatives, including 148 athletes and 23 team officials) participated in the tournament. 10 international and over 30 national technical officials worked at the event.
Curling competitions feature three events, and mixed curling, also known as coed curling (the sport of curling played by men and women together), is one of them. Games in mixed curling are usually played up to a maximum of eight ends (a division of the game).