Border Battle Qualifiers

This is our 3rd year hosting a qualifier for the Border Battle Tournament in Niagara Falls Canada, but the first year we have gotten an 8Ball AND a 9Ball slot!!!

You must make sure you understand all the rules and regulations before entering your team! Your team MUST be able to attend the tournament in Canada from November 8th to the 10th to register!  ***EACH MEMBER TRAVELING TO CANADA MAY NEED A PASSPORT AS THE TOURNAMENT IS ACROSS THE BORDER ON THE CANADIAN SIDE!***


8 BALL - JULY 20TH & 21ST - Click HERE to Register

9 BALL - JULY 13TH & 14TH - Click HERE to Register

Registration for both events opens Monday June 17th at 10am

Greater DC Area Qualifier details:

Field Size:  24 Teams
Entry Fee:  $240 per team
Type:  Standard 8 Ball and 9 Ball Team Events - Modified Single Elimination
Split Table format will be utilized AS SOON AS table availability permits!!  This is the format for the tournament in Canada, so we want you to be prepared!

Team Requirements:

Team cannot include more than 3 players that are attending the World Pool Championships in August

All team members must be on an active team in the format the Summer Session and all members on the winning team must remain on an active team in the format in the Fall Session.
Each member must have a minimum of 20 matches played in the last 2 years in the format
Team Roster must include at least 4 team members that are all playing on the same team in the Summer and Fall Sessions (You can use your whole team, or just 4 players from your team plus 4 others)
We are only accepting online registration via our website.

Prize Payouts per Event -

  • Based on a FULL FIELD! (Payouts will be adjusted if a full field isn't obtained)
  • 1st Place - $3000 to the team for TRAVEL ASSISTANCE to the Niagara Falls Tournament
  • 2nd Place - $1000 cash to the team
The $1200 entry fee to the tournament in Canada is taken care of and entry to the tournament includes 3 rooms in Canada (2 rooms on site and 1 room off site), and all greens fees (tables will be open).
For more information on the Border Battle Tournament in Canada, please refer to the Border Battle page on