VanSlam Summer Season (June 20th) 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.

June 20th 2016

Sac: Fernando


Jordan Kerbs



Danielle Altrogge

Julia Pileggi (Second! 9 points)

Shawn Tew

Matt J Loeb (Third! 4 points)

Savannah Pulfer


Pam Bentley (First! 16 points)

Masochist Loli

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 16points

6. Griffin 13 points

7. Jessie Read 9 points

8. Bryant 9 points

9. Coral More 9 points

10. Julia Pileggi 9 points

11. Kay Kassirer 4 point

12. Q 4 points

13. Rachel Taylor 4 points

14. Chris Coutts 4 points

15. Stephen Meads 4 points

16. Matt J Loeb 4 points

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