U.S. Amateur Championships
November 14 – 17, 2024* – Wyndham Orlando Resort International Drive, Orlando, FL
*Event dates subject to change
As the Governing Body of Amateur Pool, the American Poolplayers Association (APA) is honored to conduct the 30th Annual U.S. Amateur Championship. Since the inauguration of this event in 1994, the level of competition continues to improve year after year. Only a small percentage of the best amateur players choose to play for the glory and love of the game. Those who enter this event will experience the highest level of amateur billiard play in the United States. Therefore, the U.S. Amateur Championship is only intended for the finest amateur players. The competition will be relentless, and every match won will be well deserved. If you think you’ve got what it takes to be the next U.S. Amateur Champion, we encourage you to enter this event and find out!
The U.S. Amateur Championships offer both the U.S. Amateur Championship and the Womens U.S. Amateur Championship.
Womens U.S. Amateur Championship
November 14 – 15, 2024*
- Race to 5
- Combination of 8-Ball & 9-Ball
- 3 Games of 8-Ball
- 6 Games of 9-Ball
U.S. Amateur Championship
November 15 – 17, 2024*
- Race to 7
- Combination of 8-Ball & 9-Ball
- 5 Games of 8-Ball
- 8 Games of 9-Ball
- Double Elimination
- 4 1/2 x 9 ft. Tables
- APA & Pro Rules Apply
- Winner of Lag Chooses Break or Format
Both Champions receive a one year free APA membership and are invited to return to the Championship Round the following year to defend their titles. Returning Champions also receive complimentary airline travel, courtesy of APA.
The winners receive paid travel*, lodging and entry into a pro event.
*Ground transportation (cab, rental car, etc.) will be at player’s expense.
Brett Stottlemyer of Pasadena, Md., is the 2023 U.S. Amateur Champion. Stottlemyer defeated Josh Watson of Las Vegas in the final. Watson finished as Runner-Up. Watson earned his spot in the final after defeating defending Champion Jacob Watson in the hot seat match....
Stacie Bourbeau of Orange, Mass., is the 2023 Womens U.S. Amateur Champion. She's the first woman to capture back-to-back Womens U.S. Amateur Championship titles. Bourbeau defeated Krystal Depelsmaeker of Croswell, Mich., 9-1 in the final. Depelsmaeker took home the...
The U.S. Amateur Championship has a new home! The 29th edition of the high-profile amateur pool competition will be held at the Wyndham Orlando Resort International Drive, in the heart of Florida's entertainment capital. This year's event will take place November...
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