This is an announcement for the ACF Regionals mirror held at UIUC on February 18, 2012. Please see here
for a general description of the tournament.Location
This tournament will be held in David Kinley Hall (DKH). The full address is:
1407 W Gregory Dr
Urbana, IL 61801
Campus map available hereWhen will this tournament start?
I plan to have the first round start at 9:15 am sharp (yes, I will start reading without you if you haven't contacted me letting me know you'll be late). You will lose the arriving on time discount if you do not check in with me by 9:00 am. Check-in will be in 114 DKH.Who can play this tournament?
Anyone who meets the ACF rules for eligible players
(you must submit a packet if required; see the original ACF Regionals announcement for more details)What kind of difficulty can I expect?
The name says it allCosts and other discounts
Base fee: $120
Buzzer discount: -$5 each
Moderator: -$10 each
Travel: -$10 if over 200 miles one-way as determined by Mapquest
Arrive on time*: -$20
Solo players**: -$25
Minimum fee***: $50
All other ACF discounts will be honored (such as the -$25 for new to ACF teams).Contact Information
If you wish to attend this tournament, or if you have any questions about it, you can e-mail the Tournament Director, me, at firstname.lastname@example.org
or the Assistant TD, Billy Busse, at email@example.com
. Please inform us as to the number of teams, buzzers, and moderators you intend to bring, as well as whether or not you believe you qualify for the travel discount.
Periodic updates will be made (as necessary). For a list of teams intending on attending, see the post below this one.
*You can still obtain this discount if you call me before the start of the tournament with a good reason (i.e., your car broke down) for why you're late.
**If you are sending multiple teams from one school, you won't be eligible for this discount.
***If finances are an issue, contact me and we'll work something out.
Charles Martin Jr.
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Academic Buzzer Team | President
B.S. in Accountancy, August 2011
B.S. in Finance, August 2011
MAS Program, Class of 2012