IFPA – Women’s Alberta Provincial Pinball Championships

Overview:

In conjunction with the IFPA (International Flipper Pinball Association) North American Championship Series held within the US, the Death Save Pinball League (DSPL) hosts the Women’s Alberta Provincial Pinball Championship (WAPPC). IFPA tracks the WPPR (World Pinball Player Ranking) performance of players by results from each of the league and tournament events in the province and at the end of each calendar year the top 8 players with the most WPPR points from Alberta will qualify for the APPC.

Schedule & Fees:

The 2022 WAPPC is scheduled for January 23, 2022 at Arkadium Retro Arcade, in Sherwood Park, Alberta. The entry fee will be $10, and the top 4 winners in A division will receive prize money and plaques and the top 4 in B division will receive plaques. The winner of the A division will also have their name engraved in our annual trophy and have their name on a banner and that will be hung at our annual YEGPIN: Pinball and Arcade Expo.

Registration:

If you are interested in registering for the WAPPC you can register HERE.
To see how the bracket is shaping up click HERE

Qualification:

IFPA tracks the WPPR (World Pinball Player Ranking) performance of players by results from each of the league and tournament events in the province and at the end of each calendar year the top 8 players with the most WPPR points from Alberta will qualify for the WAPPC. For the first time and probably the only time ever this championship will be an open tournament and expanded to 32 players.

Tournament Format:

The format is a head to head and you are guaranteed two rounds of play. All players start in the A division, if you win your first round or have a bye you will stay in the A division, if you lose your first game then you will be placed in the B Division. In the A Division the games are a best out of 7, in the B Division the games are a Best out of 5.

The WAPPC will follow the official rules as the North America IFPA Championship Series, found HERE.

Any questions please contact your Women’s IFPA Rep Shawna Lee from the Death Save Pinball League.