2013 IFPA World Championships
The International Flipper Pinball Association held it’s annual World Championship tournament this past weekend. The tournament is an invitational comprised of the top IFPA point-scorers of the year.
Local player Andrei Massenkoff, as well as friends of the Bay Area scene, Danish players Mads Kristensen and Mikkel Sjolin, competed in the event. Martin Ayub of Pinball News did an excellent job covering the event. Check it out!
Bay Area player Andrei Massenkoff on the right.
Steve Epstein (left) and Roger Sharpe (not pictured) pioneered big competition play in the ’80s and ’90s. They’re the “Steve Kordek”s of competitive play. Mads Kristensen, middle, wearing an Oakland Pinball Mafia t-shirt. Josh Sharpe, main honcho of the IFPA, right. Pics from pinballnews.com
Jorgen Holm of Sweden: The World Champion of Pinball.
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