2017 East Coast Cup and Regional Series Prizes
The East Coast Cup is the pinnacle of regional paintball tournament competition, all qualifying teams (must compete 3 of the 16 events offered) from the EPL North Conference, EPL South Conference and EPL Mid-Atlantic Conference (5Star Series) all going head-to-head with the goal of taking home the title of East Coast Cup Champion and the lion’s share of the $18,000 prize purse. Overall winners of the East Coast Cup event, both Division 3 RaceTo-4 and Division 4 RaceTo-2 will receive paid entry in the NXL World Cup to compete in largest tournament in the world.
The road to the series championship is not one easily traveled. Teams will face many challenges along the way, putting their skills, mental fortitude and endurance to the ultimate test. In order to secure a share of the series prize pool, teams will need to prove to the region that they, above all others, deserve to be there. Teams who compete in at least three of the sixteen EPL Conference/5STAR events will be eligible to win their share of the regional series prize purse, which include FREE entry in 2017 NXL World Cup along with numerous other prizes. All other teams will only be eligible to win the standard East Coast Cup prize package.
2017 5STAR Series and EPL Conference Champions
In 2017, season standings will be maintained for all 3 EPL Conferences. These standings will be used to determine each teams seeding into the series championship event, the 2016 East Coast Cup. These standings will also be used to crown a champion of all three of the EPL conferences. These champions will be awarded with a Championship Trophy and the top seeds at the East Coast Cup. No additional prizes will be offered for individual conference champions.