Originating in 2007, the World Sled Hockey Challenge is an international event that is organized by Hockey Canada.
The United States is the four-time defending champion of the event, earning titles at the 2017 and 2016 (Dec.) events in Charlottetown, P.E.I., the January 2016 competition in Bridgewater, N.S.; and the February 2015 tournament in Leduc, Alta. Team USA, which has claimed a tournament-best six titles in the event, also won the event in December 2012 in Calgary, and November 2009 in Charlottetown, P.E.I.
The U.S. has earned a top-three finish in all 11 WSHCs and currently holds a 31-4-1-12 (W-OTW-OTL-L) record in the event all-time.