IDEAL National Championship

Being an electrician is one of the hardest jobs out there. By participating in the IDEAL National Championship, professionals and students/apprentices will have the chance to prove their skills and compete for over $500,000 in cash and prizes!  


Final Competition Grand Prizes include:

  • Top Professional (Individual): $75,000
  • Top Professional Team: $60,000
  • Top Student/Apprentice (Individual): $30,000
  • Top Student/Apprentice Team: $30,000


New competition events are being added frequently, so please check back to see if there is an event near you.  If you do not see an event near you and are interested in participating, please use the email link at the bottom of this page to let us know.


View more details about the IDEAL National Championship by clicking HERE.


Top Professionals

Full Name Employer City/State
Gabriel MartinezCastillo ElectricAnthony, TX
Erik MartinB & B Electric Eau Claire, WI
Eduardo IbarraInge ElectricEl Paso, TX
Nathan DeBerryIBEW 661Hutchinson, KS
Greg AnlikerKellenberger ElectricElgin, IL
Ibarra/Martinez/RuedaCastillo ElectricEl Paso, TX
Anliker/Barnett/NogaKellenberger ElectricElgin, IL
Busche/Dahlstrom/DahlstromMultitech ElectricMaplewood, MN
Mnyagonchak/Rishkovoy/RishkovoyKirby ElectricAuburn, WA
Ferrell/Morris/ShelnuttInglett & StubbsCanton, GA

Top Students / Apprentices

Full Name Employer City/State
Tyler HesseHibbing Community CollegeJacobson, MN
Nhu NguyenIBEW Local 134Chicago, IL
Corbin RiosWEJATCWichita, KS
Daniel SaldanaIEC HoustonMontgomery, TX
Antonio RubioIECACoolidge, AZ
Flanery/Olsen/WoodworthMinneapolis Local 292 JATCMinneapolis, MN
Frank/Gries/LeathersSt Cloud Tech & Comm CollegeSt. Cloud, MN
Jimenez/Morales/TorresIEC HoustonHouston, TX
Campbell/Titchnell/WellsDetroit JATCDetroit, MI
Dupie/Gjovalin/SaracenoDetroit JATCDetroit, MI