Albert Buhr from NE Won the Step in The Ring Monthly Qualifier

By John Kolb | Jan 21, 2024 4:31 PM

Monthly Qualifier Results: Sunday, January 21st

Albert Buhr of Nebraska won the Step in The Ring Monthly Qualifier series after defeating a record number of 185 opponents. Albert wins an entry in the Step in The Ring National Championship as well as a $500 travel voucher for qualifying!

He plays at Grata Bar & Lounge in Lincoln, Across The Trax in Adams, Denton Daily Double Keno Inc in Denton, and PlayFPN.

Players who have already qualified for the National Final can earn up to a 4X starting chip bonus (pre-Vegas) and are encouraged to continue playing for chip bonuses and travel expenses.

Here are the results:

The top five players have all qualified for the Step in The Ring National Championship Main Event!

Albert Buhr (al1956) of Nebraska won first place and a $500 travel voucher.
Peter Giefer (Doodman1) from IL comes in second with a $200 travel voucher.
3rd place: Brandon Joyce (SrChfJedi) of North Dakota and a $200 Travel Voucher.
4th: DE's Keith Kinney (Knk).
Roy Winkelman (Winky514) of Minnesota finished fifth.

Players! Did you know that? In the nickname section of your profile, you may enter your screen name. It aids us in determining who is who in the weekly qualifiers.

How to Qualify

The top three players from any regular-season game advance to weekly qualifying. When the host uploads and locks the tournament results on, players receive an automated message with a ticket or code. You must first check in to to read the alerts. To get alerts, make sure your host is verifying your confirmed player account!

Official List of Qualifiers:

Schedule of qualifiers (weekly and monthly):