Worlds Day 1 Wrap Up
The Championship Weekend Continues
DAY 1: Friday August 9, 2013

As an amazing day of battles wraps up in Vancouver, competitors keep their eye on the ultimate prize—a World Championship!

Petr and Martin Janous
Seasoned Siblings Aim for Victory!
DAY 1: Friday August 9, 2013

With a combined five Czech National Championship titles and seven World Championship appearances, the Janous brothers share their vast tournament experience. 

Australian Masters Division player Ben Kilby
An Aussie Champion Heads North
DAY 1: Friday August 9, 2013

Australian Masters Division player Ben Kilby has traveled all the way from Down Under to play against the best in the world.

Plush Pikachu
Pokémon Trainers Rally in Vancouver!
DAY 1: Friday August 9, 2013

Pokémon Trainers from around the world gather at the Vancouver Convention Centre for a last chance to enter the 2013 Pokémon World Championships!