Contest Type: Beginner - Overview (US)

What is a Beginner Contest Type? 

Beginner Contest Types are available to players who have not yet earned an experience badge and have played under 50 contests.

 View this visual example below.

A visual example of a Beginner Contest Type

Frequently asked questions

Can I enter a Beginner Contest if I have an experience badge?

No, players with experience badges or have entered more than 50 contests are not eligible to participate in Beginner Contests.

How can I find Beginner Contests?

  1. Filtering/ selecting for your preferred sport.
  2. Select the Beginner filter.  
    • All available game styles will be displayed, including Classic and Showdown contests (where available).

What if I earn an experience badge while I am in a beginner contest?

You would remain in the Beginner Contest until the end of the contest, however, you wouldn’t be able to enter another Beginner Contest after receiving an experience badge.