Clearfield's own Caleb Gardiner earns esteemed title of PokÃ©mon Spring Regional Champion
Clearfield's own Caleb Gardiner, after a weekend of head-to-head PokÃ©mon battles, took first place in the video game Junior Division and earned the esteemed title of Spring Regional Champion in Salt Lake City.
With his win, Caleb also earned a travel award to compete at the 2013 PokÃ©mon U.S. National Championship this summer. There, Caleb will compete for an invitation to the 2013 PokÃ©mon World Championships held next August in Vancouver, B.C. where contestants will battle for the ultimate title of PokÃ©mon World Champion. "Congratulations to all of the PokÃ©mon Spring Regional Champions and a special thank you to the thousands of family, friends and PokÃ©mon fans who attended the five events throughout North America," said J.C. Smith, director of Consumer Marketing for The PokÃ©mon Company International, in a press release. "The Spring Regionals brought some awesome competition and we're excited for even more competitive fun at the upcoming PokÃ©mon U.S. National Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana." Players of all ages and skills are encouraged to participate in Play! PokÃ©mon events.
For more information on future tournaments including dates, locations, prizes, and tournament rules and regulations, visit http://www.pokemon.com/play. Or not.