World Qualifier Tournament Information
 
The World Qualifier tournament, also known as the Worlds, is held once a year over multiple weekends in June. Teams earn their spot into the tournament by being crowned division champions (in divisions on 9 or more teams) and/or by winning their playoffs at the end of each Summer, Fall and Spring Sessions.
 
A team can gain advancement to this event three times per year. All teams who advance, remain eligible, complete their certification statement and register for the tournament will receive no less than $500 with the opportunity to win a higher cash payout the further they advance.
 
In 8-Ball, three teams will advance to the APA World Pool Championships. In 9-Ball, two teams will advance to the APA World Pool Championships. The APA World Pool Championships is held once per year at The Westgate Resort & Casino in Las Vegas in August. All teams advancing will be awarded with travel assistance and trophies.