VanSlam Summer Season July (3rd) 2017

So! A new qualifying season is underway to determine which poet will have a chance to become the next Vancouver Poetry Slam Individual Champion.

It’s crucial to understand the points system. You can read about how it works for qualifying for the summer slams

The points system should become clear very quickly as the season progresses and we start posting
results. With that in mind, here are the results from this week’s slam.

July 3rd 2017

Sac: Victor Menjivar

Optimus Rhyme

Emory Oakley

David Ferguson

Christine Bissonnette

Johnny MacRae (Second! 9 points)

Lip Balm

Spillious (First! 16 points)

Justin Bige (Second! 9 points)

Kay Kassirer

Santiago Ureña


Jaye Simpson

Updated Standings for the 2017 Van Slam Individual Champion Playoffs

The top 9 poets plus the winner of the Last Chance Slam

qualify for the Playoffs in September

1. Rachel Taylor 41 points

2. Julia Pileggi 32 points

3. Mitcholos Touchie 24 points

4. Spillious 20 points

5. Emory Oakley 16 points

6. Dave Rankin 16 points

7. Jaye Simpson 13 points

8. Kay Kassirer 13 points

9. Justin Bige 9 points

10. Coral More 9 points

11. Brianna Price 9 points

12. Marina Reid 9 points

13. Bryant Doradea 9 points

14. Santiago Ureña 9 points

15. Johnny MacRae 9 points

16. Tia Meuller 4 points
As always, double check my work and see if you find anything wrong