Van Slam Summer Standings 2014 (May 5th)

A new qualifying season is underway to determine which poet will have a chance to become the next Individual World Poetry Slam representative for Vancouver. The IWPS slam off will be in mid-September.

A full explanation of the rules and format of the Van Slam Summer Season can be found here:,1682.msg4547.html

Here are the results from the first qualifying slam.

May 5th April 2014

Sac: Dia Davina
Jessie Read
Dana ID Matthews – 1st (16 points)
Kelly Pye
Elysia  – 2nd (9 points)
Welley – 3rd (4 points)

Updated Standings for the 2013 IWPS Play-offs
The top 10 poets qualify for finals.

1. Sir Realist 16 points
1. Scruffmouth 16 points

1. Dana ID Matthews 16 points
2. Alessandra Naccarato 9 points
2. Al Mader 9 points

2. Elysia 9 points
3. Johnny Macrae 8 points

4. Welley 4 points