Canadian quidditch cup


The U of O shows off its powers at the Canadian Quidditch Cup CHASERS WHIZ BY on broomsticks, trying to gain possession of the quaffle while dodging bludger hits and tackles. A shimmer of light appears in the distance as the snitch makes his way back onto the pitch. (Canadian Quidditch Cup Tournament website) It's the regionals of the game made famous by the Harry Potter book series. Sixteen teams will compete, and four will qualify for the world World Cup. Prior to 2015, the Eastern Canada Regional Championship, known at the time as the Canadian Cup, had often been considered the unofficial national championship for Canadian quidditch. The 2016-2017 QC Nationals were held on April 1–2, 2017 at University of Victoria. This was Quidditch Canada's third National Championship. Gee-Gees Quidditch catches every snitch on the pitch to win Canadian Cup. On Nov. 9 in Toronto, the Canadian Cup featured 16 teams from various universities competing for four spots at Quidditch World Cup, established by the International Quidditch Association (IQA). US QUIDDITCH CUP is brought to you by US Quidditch, a 501(c)3 non-profit and the national governing body for the sport.USQ advances the sport by organizing events and programs that build community and empower all genders to compete together. US QUIDDITCH CUP is brought to you by US Quidditch, a 501(c)3 non-profit and the national governing body for the sport.USQ advances the sport by organizing events and programs that build community and empower all genders to compete together.