Gulf Coast APA Singles Program Local Qualifier Boards are run throughout the year. To be eligible to participate on a Local Qualifier Board, participants must have a minimum of 10 matches played in the appropriate format. Participants that become eligible for the Regional and National Tournaments must remain active on a team in the appropriate format up until the time of the tournament.

Anyone interested in running a Local Qualifier Board at their favorite host location may contact the League Office for materials and instructions.


Singles Program Regional Tournament for their skill-level tier, which takes place the first weekend in October (Fall Regional) for players who qualify before June 15th and the first weekend in March (Spring Regional) for players who qualify after June 15th. The Regional Tournaments will take place at locations to be determined. Winners of the Regional Tournaments will advance to the World Poolplayer Championships held at the Westgate Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Note: Members' skill levels change often placing them in different skill-level tiers. Those members whose skill levels change placing them in a higher tier at the time the Regional Tournament is set up by the APA National Office will participate in the Regional Tournament at the higher skill level and in the higher tier.