Battle of the Burgh XXI (3/24/18)

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Battle of the Burgh XXI (3/24/18)

Postby thegoodsheppard » Tue Jan 16, 2018 3:38 pm

Questions: NAQT set IS-173A.

Format: Standard NAQT format (https://www.naqt.com/rules.html).


Registration: To register, please email me at gloriousachievement@gmail.com, with the number of teams, buzzers, and moderators you plan to bring. None of these are required, but are highly encouraged. Registration will close on March 24th.

Fees and discounts:

-First team: $70
-Second team: $60
-Third team: $50
-Buzzer system: -$10 each
-Moderator/scorekeeper: -$10 each
-Never Attended a Pitt tournament: -$10
-Over 200 miles traveled (one way):-$10
Minimum fee per team: $40. Buzzers must be completely functional with at least 8 signaling devices to receive discount; moderators should be experienced.

Payment: Please make checks out to "Pitt Quiz Bowl". We prefer to be paid with cash or check on the day of the tournament; please email if you need to make other arrangements.

Schedule: Day-of registration will be from 8:30 to 9:00 am (room G8 of the Cathedral of Learning), with round 1 starting by 9:30. Number of rounds and playoff/finals format will be determined by the field size. Logistical information will be provided to registered teams.
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Re: Battle of the Burgh XXI (3/24/18)

Postby gettysburg11 » Tue Jan 16, 2018 7:45 pm

I'm curious as to why teams will be charged an extra twenty dollars in order to receive a copy of the questions they are already paying to play. This seems highly unusual to me and I'm wondering why this policy is in place for this tournament.
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