Two days of VGC action with the new Pokémon Sword and Shield format on Nintendo Switch resulted in a lot of exciting matches. Four players of each Division fought their way into the Top cut and earned themself a trophy. Here are the most succesfull VGC players of the Pokémon Regional Championships Bochum.

 

VGC Juniors

 

Semi Finalist: Alexander Musikant

Nationality: Germany

Age: 8

Favorite Pokémon: Decidueye

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Mew

 

Semi Finalist: Francesca Zaglio

Nationality: Italy

Age: 8

Favorite Pokémon: Umbreon

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Umbreon

 

Finalist: Ethan King

Nationality: Great Britain

Age: 10

Favorite Pokémon: Tyranitar

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Tyranitar

 

Winner: Pietro Nihal

Nationality: Italy

Age: 9

Favorite Pokémon: Giratina

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Tyranitar

 

VGC Seniors

 

Winner: Federico Camporesi

Nationality: Italy

Age: 14

Favorite Pokémon: Duraludon

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Duraludon

 

Finalist: Claudio Gianodomenico

Nationality: Italy

Age: 14

Favorite Pokémon: Charizard

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Charizard

 

Semi Finalist: Riccardo Zaglio

Nationality: Italy

Age: 13

Favorite Pokémon: Gengar

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Gengar

 

Semi Finalist: Alessandro Marchionne

Nationality: Italy

Age: 13

Favorite Pokémon: Totodile

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Duraludon

 

VGC Masters

Semi Finalist: Francois Xavier de Lageneste

Nationality: France

Age: 25

Team: Gastrodon, Peliper, Ludicolo, Togekiss, Jellicent, Conkeldurr

Favorite Pokémon: Drapion

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Sanaconda

 

Semi Finalist: Emre Sahan

Nationality: Germany

Age: 27

Team: Garados, Gothitelle, Rhyperior, Dusclops, Togekiss, Torkoal

Favorite Pokémon: Volcarona

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Rhyperior

 

Finalist: Alex Soto

Nationality: Spain

Age: 22

Team: Arcanine, Sylveon, Ferrothorn, Tyranitar, Rotom, Braviary

Favorite Pokémon: Sylveon

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Tyranitar

 

Winner: Guillermo Castilla

Nationality: Spain

Age: 27

Team: Arcanine, Rotom, Togekiss, Mudsdale, Sableye, Ferrothorn

Favorite Pokémon: Sableye

Favorite Dynamax Pokémon: Togekiss