IFPA – Alberta Provincial Pinball Championship

Historical – Alberta Provincial Pinball Champions

YearProvincial ChampionRunner Up
2016Ryan JamesDerek Thomson
2017Derek ThomsonPaul Sinclair
2018Doug TealeSheldon Fuchs
2019Dan HorneMike Wieschorster
2020Mike TzanakosGermain Mariolle

In conjunction with the IFPA (International Flipper Pinball Association) North American Championship Series held within the US, the Die Hard Pinball League (DHPL) hosts the Alberta Provincial Pinball Championship (APPC). 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 16 players with the most WPPR points from Alberta will qualify for the APPC.

The 2020-21 Alberta Provincial Pinball Championships scheduled for January 16, 2021 at Arkadium Retro Arcade, in Sherwood Park, Alberta. The entry fee will be $25 and the winner will receive a top up to $1000 towards airfare and accommodations (if player resides in AB) to the North America IFPA Championship finals which will be held in 2021 at a yet disclosed location. All qualified competitors will receive cash prizing and placements in A division will receive plaques, as will the top player in B, C, D divisions.

Live standings are here for those who are eligible for Alberta Provincial Pinball Championship. These standings will be updated whenever a tournament is uploaded into the World Pinball Player Rankings. The top 16 players as of 1/1/21 will qualify for the Alberta Provincial Pinball Championship Playoffs.The current standings for the APPC can be found HERE

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

Any questions please contact the DHPL at diehardpinball@gmail.com