Machine Politics vs L'Équipe, August 2010. Photo by Steph Simcox
North America teams/players qualified for WHBPC in Geneva
The organizers of the WHBPC have allocated 16 spots to North American teams, plus 4 for the wildcard. NAH has been working with the organizers of WHBPC to distribute these spots. Many spots were already earned by the teams that placed first at regional qualifiers, but most of the players on those teams ended up in the top 16 at NAHBPC anyway. All teams are listed below
- 1st - Beaver Boys (eric, Brian, joeMKE MKE)
- 2nd - Guardians (Cody, julian, Dustin SEA)
- 4th - Portland United (Arlyn, jason, Eric PDX)
- 5th - Clobber Politics (Ben, Joe CHI, Robie OTT)
- 5th - Jagwolves (kouyo, joey, scooter SEA) - scooter replaced by sterling
- 7th - Crusaders of Love (Seabass, Hugo Paris, Leon SEA) - Leon replaced by Marc Sich
- 7th - The Game (Christopher ATL, Jason, Sterling SEA) - Sterling replaced by Nick Iwanyshyn, Jason replaced by Eric, Eric and Chris qualified by winning the SE championships.
- 9th - Bourbonic Bacon (Jake Newborn MKE, Chris Simpson MKE, Nick Dellwo MPLS) - Qualified as "Slab of Bacon" with Guthrie instead of Chris S.
- 13th - le tonnerre de fer (Matt CHI, Pierre DC, Jonny MAD) - Matt replaced by Nick Kruse
- 13th - The Walsh Diaries (kev, Adam, Ngaihon TO) - Adam replaced by Maija
- 13th - Crazy Canucks (Rory, chris, Alex VAN)
- Put a beard on it (Cherri FLA, Zach, and Nate NYC)
- Grandma's Bath Water (Tiff LEX, Airinhand, Christian COMO)
- BeerPoint (Nic B FTL, Machine SF, TBD)
- TBD (Shannon Frey E VAN, McKenzie Hart SEA, Geoffrey Tomlin-Hood)
These teams have until Tuesday July 17th to confirm their participation by filling out this form.
- 3rd - The Means (Chris NYC, alexis OTT, Nick RVA)
- 9th - Slab of Bacon (Guthrie, jake MKE, Nick MPLS)
- 9th - NickChrisPaul (Nick, Chris LEX, Paul NYC)
- 9th - Hotdog (Ken, Martin VAN, Henry VIC)
- 9th - MANTHOUSAND (Chris CHI, Jonathan PGH, Rob Philly)
- 13th - WEST COAST WARRIORS (Alex, Pistolero LA, Mike SEA)
Teams that have indicated interest
- Miguel and Diego and ? [houston]
Once July 17th has passed, we will be confirming participation with these teams on a team by team basis, with priority going to teams that have placed well at NAH events. To get on this list, fill out this short form.
- Jake [Boston]
- Ebbin Martin
- Momo DC