WorldGaming Canadian Championship Series, featuring Gran Turismo Sport, presented by Playstation and PFAFF, crosses the finish line in Toronto on Sunday, February 25, 2018. This is the only place to find Canada’s Top 16 fastest drivers racing wheel-to-wheel for $25,000, exclusive automotive prizing, and the Canadian Championship title, by playing GT Sport across two qualifying stages to reach our live National Finals at the Cineplex Colossus Cinemas Vaughan.
Watch our 1st Place Winner take home $8,000, an all-expense 3-day weekend to Grand Prix of Long Beach, California, an exclusive Porsche RSR Carbon Fibre Hood valued at $10,000, and more!
Our tournaments take the stage nationwide and online, featuring a variety of gamers from underdogs and the unknown, to the world’s highest ranking talent. So gear up for what will be a close battle in crowning our next Canadian Champion!
The National Finals event for the GT Sport Canadian Championship Series, presented by PFAFF and PS4 will be held at the Cineplex Colossuss Cinemas Vaughan, north of Toronto.
You could watch the event at twitch.tv/worldgaming, or better still, check it out live in-theatre for your chance to meet and greet teams and influencers, win unique swag, and enjoy the city’s best live-action gaming experience.
Your Fan Experience includes the following:
All prize values listed are in Canadian Dollars (CAD). National Finalists will be brought to Toronto, Canada, and provided accommodation for the duration of the event courtesy of Cineplex and WorldGaming.
December 18, 2017
Online Qualifier Time Trials
January 13 – February 4, 2018
Race of Champions Qualifier
February 11, 2018
PFAFF GT Sport Championships
February 25, 2018
Drivers will race on one of the four designated tracks using Gran Turismo Sport’s Lap Attack mode, and will submit their best lap times. All time submissions must be accompanied by a link to a video clip that captures the full lap and shows the Replay Details (after saving a Replay in Lap Attack, the Replay Details can be viewed through My Library). For an example of a valid video, click here. For information on recording and uploading a video clip using the PS4’s SHARE feature, click here. The 10 fastest Drivers from each of the four pre-selected tracks will qualify for the Race of Champions Qualifier (Stage Two).
Top 40 qualifying Drivers will race online to determine the 16 that will compete in the PFAFF GT Sport Championships.
Drivers will be assigned to one of four Heats, based on the Online Qualifying results. Each Heat will race on multiple tracks, with points assigned to Drivers based on the final results of each individual race. Based on their total points, the top four Drivers from each Heat, 16 in total, will qualify for the PFAFF GT Sport Championships (Stage Three).
Our live National Finals hosted at the Cineplex Colossus Cinemas Vaughan, and livestreamed globally on twitch.tv/worldgaming, will feature the Top 16 Drivers from the Race of Champions Qualifier stage. Only one driver can walk away as the ultimate champion!
Drivers will be assigned to one of two Semifinal Heats, based on the Race of Champions Qualifier results. Each Heat will race on multiple tracks, with points assigned to Drivers based on the final results of each individual race. The top four Drivers from each Heat, based on their total points, will qualify for the Championship Series (eight in total). Those eight Drivers will again race on multiple tracks, earning points based on the results, to determine the final standings of the GT Sport Canadian Championships, presented by PFAFF Motors and PS4.
The tournament is open to legal residents of Canada who are over the age of 17. All participants must have the following prior to the start of the tournament to participate: a WorldGaming account, a PlayStation® 4 system, a PS4™ copy of Gran Turismo Sport, and an active PlayStation® Plus paid membership. Online Qualifiers: January 13 – February 4, 2018. Race of Champions Qualifier: February 11, 2018. PFAFF 2018 GT Sport Championship: February 25, 2018 in Toronto, ON. Tournament prizing consists of cash prizes between $300 – $8,000 CAD. Cineplex® is owned by Cineplex Entertainment LP. WorldGaming™ is owned by Intertaintech Corporation. © 2017 Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. Developed by Polyphony Digital Inc. "Gran Turismo" logos are registered trademarks or trademarks of Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. “PlayStation” and the “PS” family logo are registered trademarks and “PS4” is a trademark of Sony Interactive Entertainment America LLC. © 2017 Porsche Cars Canada, Ltd. Porsche and the Porsche Crest are trademarks of Dr.Ing. h.c. F.Porsche AG.