Starting this year, Nationals Qualifiers in the U.S. and Canada will be run by both Professional Tournament Organizers and Wizards Play Network Advanced-level stores. North American National Qualifiers will also be held across multiple weekends.
On April 16, “National Qualifier – Regional” tournaments will be held in 17 cities in the United States and 4 cities in Canada. Each of these tournaments will offer 8 invitations to their respective country’s National Championship. These tournaments will be run by Professional Tournament Organizers, in a similar fashion to previous National Qualifiers.
On April 23-24, and April 30-May 1, select WPN Advanced-level stores in the United States and Canada will run “National Qualifier – WPN” tournaments. Each of these tournaments will offer 1 invitation to their respective country’s National Championship. Approximately 165 stores in the United States and 45 stores in Canada will be able to run a National Qualifier tournament.
Additional information regarding National Qualifiers in the United States, Canada, and other countries will be posted in the coming months.