The battles start on April 5th and 6th in Athens, Georgia, Overland Parks, Kansas, Seattle, Washington and Sturbridge, Massachusetts. One week later the rounds continue at Madison, Wisconsin and Salt Lake City, Utah.
The event is open to the public and there are some great prizes up for grabs, such as booster packs, trophies, and a huge step toward earning a National Championships Travel Award or Stipend from a pool of nearly $200,000 in travel allowances.
Do you have what it takes to become a regional Pokémon champion? Let us know if you're attending any one of these events.