ACO Worlds Competitors Page

Everything you need to know to compete at ACO Worlds 17 in July.

Online registration for all ACO Worlds Divisions is OPEN.

REGISTER FOR WORLDS 17

WORLDS AT A GLANCE

Mon, July 25 – Sat, July 30, 2022

Branson Convention Center
Branson, Missouri

Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF)
Branson Airport

Book Discounted Hotels

WORLDS QUALIFICATION

New for ACO Worlds 17: There will be no Golden Tickets for purchase.

ACO Worlds Divisions are open to ACO Pros and any other ACO Member that qualifies during the Season leading up to Worlds.

ACO Player's Guide

GOLDEN TICKETS

Golden Tickets are awarded free to:

CornyForty: The top 40 Players in the ACO World Singles Standings

TopGun Twenty: The top 20 Teams in the ACO World Doubles Standings

  • The Golden Ticket covers the player’s entry fee into the ACO World Singles Division and their half of the ACO World Doubles Division.
  • Entry fees for all other Divisions are sold separately.

DIVISION ENTRY FEES

Singles Division
$100 per Player
Free for Top 40 Ranked Singles
Free for Top 20 Ranked Doubles

Doubles Division
$180 per Team
Free for Top 40 Ranked Singles
Free for Top 20 Ranked Doubles

Seniors Division
$50 per Player

Womens Division
$50 per Player

Juniors Division
$30 per Player

COED Doubles Division
$80 per Team

Seniors Doubles Division
$80 per Team

Womens Doubles Division
$80 per Team

Juniors Doubles Division
$40 per Team

Hampton Farms World Big Blind Draw Division
$50 per Player

Open Blind Draw
$30 per Player

Slyder Cup Open
$150 per Team of 5

Slyder Cup Non-Pro
$100 per Team of 5

BYOP Blind Draw Quads
$60 per Team of 2

Certified Official Shootout
Free for all active ACO CO’s

Lifetimer Championship
Free for all Ink’d ACO Lifetimers

Switcholio
$20 per Player

REGISTRATION DETAILS

Online registration for all
ACO Worlds Divisions is OPEN

Click Here to REGISTER NOW!!
  • Registration opens: June 7, 2022
  • Registration closes: July 10, 2022

Singles Division **
Online Registration. Includes participation in the ACO World Singles RPI and either the ACO World Singles Championship bracket or Tier Championship pool/bracket.
Max 523 Players Purchased Tickets

Doubles Division **
Online Registration. Includes participation in the ACO World Doubles RPI and either the ACO World Doubles Championship bracket or Tier Championship pool/bracket.
Max 523 Players Purchased Tickets

Seniors Division **
Online Registration
Max 128 Players

Womens Division **
Online Registration
Max 128 Players

Juniors Division**
Online Registration
Max 128 Players

COED Doubles Division **
Online Registration
Max 128 Teams

Seniors Doubles Division
Online Registration or Walk-Up (walk-up fee applied)
Max 64 Teams

Womens Doubles Division
Online Registration or Walk-Up (walk-up fee applied)
Max 64 Teams

Juniors Doubles Division
Online Registration or Walk-Up (walk-up fee applied)
Max 64 Teams

Hampton Farms World Big Blind Draw
Online Registration or Walk-Up (walk-up fee applied)
Walk-Up Registration only during 3:00pm–5:00pm on Tuesday, July 26th
Only players ranked 1-128 on the ACO Blind Draw Standings are eligible to participate

Open Big Blind Draw
Walk-up registration only
Walk-Up Registration onsite 4:00pm–6:00pm on Tuesday, July 26th

Slyder Cup Open
Walk-up registration only
11:00am–1:00pm Tuesday, July 26th
5 Players per team
Max 32 Teams

Slyder Cup Non-Pro
Walk-up registration only
11:00am–1:00pm Tuesday, July 26th
5 Players per team
Max 32 Teams
Open to the public (ACO-Pros restricted)

Switcholio
Walk-up registration only
Open to the public

Certified Official Shootout
Online Registration (free)
Limited to active ACO CO’s

Lifetimer Championship
Online Registration (free)
Limited to Ink’d ACO Lifetimers

** These divisions require a minimum of 12pts to qualify.

PRIZES & PAYOUTS

World Singles Division
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $26,150 **
Trophies to Top 8
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

World Doubles Division
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $47, 070 **
Trophies to Top 4 Teams
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

Womens Division
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $3,200 **
Trophies to Top 3
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

Seniors Division
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $3,200 **
Trophies to Top 3
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

Juniors Division
$1,000 in Prize Value
Trophies to Top 3
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

Womens Doubles Division
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $3,200 **
Trophies to Top 2 Teams
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

Seniors Doubles Division
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $3,200 **
Trophies to Top 2 Teams
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

COED Doubles Division
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $5,120 **
Trophies to Top 3 Teams
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

World Hampton Farms Big Blind Draw Division
$5000 Guaranteed Purse
Trophies to Top 2
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

Open Blind Draw
50% Payout

Slyder Cup Open
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $2,400 **
Trophies to top 1st place team

Slyder Cup Non-Pro
50% Payout- Maximum Purse of $1,600 **

Certified Official Shootout
$500 Purse to top finishers
Trophies to Top 2 Players
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

Lifetimer Championship
Trophy to Top Player
Winner receives a Championship Jersey

** Purse based on purchased tickets as of 11:59PM on 7/10/2022

** Walk-Up Registration Events- Purse based on walk-up registrations

PLAYER DRESS CODE

All players are able to wear their choice of apparel during the course of the week. However, any player advancing to the Championship game of any Division must wear ACO branded apparel and/or ACO sponsored and provided apparel.

Any player/team who advances to a Championship game who does not have their own ACO apparel will be provided apparel by the ACO. In addition, any player featured on a “center court’ livestream game may be asked to wear ACO branded or non-branded apparel. If you have any questions, please email play@americancornhole.com

Book Your ACO Selected Hotel Now!

HILTON OF BRANSON

200 E Main St
Branson, MO 65616
Phone: 417-336-5400

Book Your Stay Now!

$189.00

HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS & SUITES

1970 W Hwy 76
Branson, MO 65616
Phone: 417-336-1100

Book Your Stay Now!

$185.00

QUALITY INN CENTRAL

1835 W Hwy 76
Branson, MO 65616
Phone: 417-336-1600

Book Your Stay Now!

$129.00

SOUTHERN OAKS INN

3295 Shepherd of the Hills
Branson, MO 65616
Phone: 417-335-8108

$105.00

SERENITY INN

3355 Shepherd of the Hills
Branson, MO 65616
Phone: 417-336-6600

$79.00

MONDAY, JULY 26th @ 6:00PM: Early Bird Opening Night Party. Details to come.

All start times may be adjusted up to one-half hour due to tournament play times.

 TUESDAY, JULY 26WEDNESDAY, JULY 27THURSDAY, JULY 28FRIDAY, JULY 29SATURDAY, JULY 30
8:00 AM------ Doors Open ------------ Doors Open ------------ Doors Open ------------ Doors Open ------
9:00 AM------ Doors Open ------Juniors Doubles
Womens Doubles
Seniors Doubles
World Doubles RPIWorld Singles RPIPIPFALL Tournament
10:00 AMBYOP Blind Draw Quads
11:00 AM11:30 – Opening Ceremony / National Anthem / First Pitch
12:00 PMJuniors Singles
Womens Singles
Seniors Singles
Doubles Tier 2 Bracket
Doubles Tier 3 Bracket
Singles Tier 2 Bracket
Singles Tier 3 Bracket
12:00 – ACO Lifetime Members Championship
12:45 – ACO Junior Doubles Championship
1:00 PMTailgator
Pro Photo Individual Shoot (Wear Season 18 Jersey)
Tailgator
Pro Photo Individual Shoot (Wear Season 18 Jersey)
Tailgator
Pro Photo Individual Shoot (Wear Season 18 Jersey)
Tailgator
Pro Photo Individual Shoot (Wear Season 18 Jersey)
1:30PM- PRO GROUP Photo Shoot (Wear Season 18 Pro Jersey)
1:30 – ACO Seniors Doubles Championship
2:00 PMSlyder Cup - Open Division
Slyder Cup - Non-PRO Division
2:15 – ACO Womens Doubles Championship
3:00 PMWorld Doubles Main Event Singles Championship Bracket3:00 – ACO World Coed Championship
3:45 - ACO World Juniors Championship
4:00 PMPlayer of the Season Playoffs (Juniors / Womens / Seniors / Coed)Player of the Season Playoffs (Singles / Doubles)4:15 - ACO World Seniors Championship
5:00 PMTailgatorTailgatorTailgatorTailgator5:00 - ACO World Womens Championship
5:45PM – Awards Ceremony
6:00 PM6:00 - Hampton Farms World Big Blind Draw
6:30 - Open Blind Draw
Coed DoublesSwitcholio6:30 - ACO World Doubles Championship
7:00 PMCertified Official Shootout
Payouts for Doubles (See April at Registration)
Payouts for Singles (See April at Registration)7:15 – ACO World Singles – Winners Bracket
8:00 PMLifetime Members Tournament8:00 – ACO World Singles – Losers Bracket
8:45 – ACO World Singles – Championship (best 2 of 3)
9:00 PM------ Doors Close ------------ Doors Close ------------ Doors Close ------Tailgator Championship Matches 9:30 - Crowning of the King or Queen of Cornhole
10:00 PMClosing Party - Details to Come
11:00 PM------ Doors Close ------
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Airport Ride Sharing

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