VanSlam Summer Season (July 4th) 2016

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 4th 2016

Sac: Julia Pileggi


David Pewster



Matt Loeb

Spillious (First! 16 points)

Adam Anadia (Third! 4 points)

Santiago Ureña

Amina Nezic

Emory Oakley

Jessie Read

Jamie (Second! 9 points)

Updated Standings for the 2016 Van Slam Individual Champion Playoffs
The top 9 poets plus the winner of the Last Chance Slam
qualify for the Playoffs in September


1. Sonder 48 points

2. Mitcholos Touchie 32 points

3. Savannah Pulfer 18 points

4. Rafay Ansari 16 points

5. Pamela Bentley 16 points

6. Spillious 16 points

7. Griffin 13 points

8. Jamie 9 points

9. Jessie Read 9 points

10. Bryant 9 points

11. Coral More 9 points

12. Julia Pileggi 9 points

13. Kay Kassirer 4 point

14. Q 4 points

15. Rachel Taylor 4 points

16. Chris Coutts 4 points

17. Stephen Meads 4 points

18. Matt J Loeb 4 points

19. Adam Anadia 4 points

As always, double check my work and see if you find anything wrong