Tommy Valentine “Tman” Cooleen is a North American VGC player from New York. He began playing VGC in 2013 as a senior, before aging up to Masters in 2014. During the 2014 season, he cut 2 regionals in his first full year in Masters. He added 4 regional cuts over his next 2 years playing, but fell short of the win each time. Despite a drought of regional cuts from 2017-2018, he managed to cut the first 3 Internats of the 2017 season with his infamous “Double Duck” team which featured Pelipper and Golduck. Despite not reaching Top Cut in 2018, he did manage to reach Day 2 at the 2 Internationals that he attended.
Gabriel Agati is a Brazilian player who got into VGC by watching Worlds 2014. He is known for being a consistent player in the International stage, having two International cuts on his belt. Despite that, Gabriel has no big results at Worlds, with his only participation ending up on a 6-3 Day 1 record on Nashville, 2018. Although he is one of the youngest Brazilian players, he has already faced (and won) very popular and veteran competitors during his international performances like Federico Turano in LAIC 2017
Agati’s closest friends from VGC are André Fumis and Vinícius Souza and his main rival is Yan “Sogeking” Sym.
Juan “Juanfi” Salerno is an Argentinian, senior VGC player and the 2019 OCIC Champion. He started playing VGC in January due to some videos from Sekiam. He played his first tournament on January of 2017 and since then, he has made lots of accomplishments in the senior division. He qualified Worlds for his first season and in VGC 2019 he has obtained several great results around the world.
Raúl “Rul” Ramírez is an Ecuadorian VGC Player most known for his 7th place during the 2018 Latam International Championships. Before that, he had won several MSS and Premier Challenges. Rul plays competitively since 2014 in unofficial tournaments, until the official circuit arrival to Ecuador in 2016 and with this he have qualified for the Worlds Championships 3 consecutive times, San Francisco, Anaheim and Nashville.