The World’s Largest Pool Tournament
August 9-18, 2018* in Las Vegas
*Event dates subject to change
The culmination of weekly APA League play is the APA World Pool Championships, held at the Westgate Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. This event consists of the 9-Ball World Championship, 8-Ball World Championship, Ladies 8-Ball Championship, Jack & Jill Championship , Masters Championship, and the MiniMania events.
APA 8-Ball World Championship
This event is open to any combination of men and women, with a 1st Place prize of $25,000.
APA 9-Ball World Championship
This event is open to any combination of men and women, with a 1st Place prize of $15,000.
Competition is played on 3 ½’ X 7′ Valley Cougar 93 tables with Mercury Ultra cloth. The ball set is Aramith Premier 2 ¼” using the Valley Cougar cue ball. A modified single elimination format that allows every team the opportunity to play at least twice before being eliminated. All qualified teams receive $350 when they register at the event.
Sportsmanship is important to the integrity of APA Leagues. Congratulating your opponent when he makes a good shot and celebrating with your opponent when he wins adds character to the game. Keep proper score, shake hands, give high fives,...read more
Congratulations to all the winners and everyone who entered and voted in the 2017 Team Shirt Contest! All World Pool Championship teams were eligible to enter. Winners were decided through online voting on Facebook and poolplayers.com. Here are this year's...read more
Brew Crew II of Cape Girardeau, Mo., defeated Name This of Charlotte, N.C., in the finals of the 2017 World 8-Ball Championship. The victory earned Brew Crew II $25,000 in 1st Place prize money, while Name This took home $15,000 as Runners-up. Name This...read more
* All dates subject to change.
APA Masters Championship
August 14-17, 2018, Las Vegas, NV*
Our most aggressive of formats for our most competitive players. Get your 4 best players together and see if you have what it takes to be a master.Learn More
APA Ladies 8-Ball Championship
August 9-12, 2018, Las Vegas, NV*
Held in conjunction with the APA World Pool Championships, the Ladies 8-Ball Championship is open to Ladies only teams with a maximum of 5 players.Learn More
APA Jack & Jill Championship
August 13-15, 2018, Las Vegas, NV*
One of APA's most loved events, the Jack & Jill Championships provide couples a way to compete in a fast paced style and exciting format.Learn More
MiniMania Mini Tournaments
During the Championships in Las Vegas, the APA hosts MiniMania events nearly around-the-clock, which consist of a variety of formats, providing APA members with as many opportunities as possible to compete.Learn More