REDSTART @ Montgomery Blair (BLAST, 3/14/20) - Silver Spring, MD

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REDSTART @ Montgomery Blair (BLAST, 3/14/20) - Silver Spring, MD

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We are happy to announce Regulated Educational Deluxe: Spring-Time Academic Regional Tournament (REDSTART) at Montgomery Blair High School! It will take place on Saturday, March 14, 2020. The tournament will be using the BLAST housewrite, a regular-plus difficulty question set; more info can be found here: viewtopic.php?f=109&t=22818

Location
The tournament will be held at Montgomery Blair High School, 51 University Blvd E, Silver Spring, MD 20901.

Logistics
Registration will begin at 8:00 AM in the 210s hallway, which can be found towards the auditorium and main office, on the second level of the building. We will hold a moderator meeting at 8:40 AM, and a team meeting at 8:45 AM. Rounds will begin at 9:00 AM.

Tournament Fees
The fee structure is as follows:
Base fee: $75
Each additional team: $70
Buzzer discount- having at least 8 working buzzers: -$5
Reader discount: -$10
Minimum fee per team: $50

We will be charging a $10 cancellation fee for every team cancelled after 11:59 PM on Tuesday, March 17th.

Checks should be made out to “Montgomery Blair High School” with “It’s Academic” as the memo line. Payment must be received before or on the day of the tournament.

Registration
To register for this tournament, please fill out the following form with the number of teams, readers, and buzzer sets you plan on bringing: https://tinyurl.com/BlairQB2020

We have a tentative field cap of 20 teams.

Lunch
For lunch, pizza will be sold by the pie. We are also within walking distance of numerous restaurants.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to email [email protected]. We look forward to seeing you in March!
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Katherine Lei
Montgomery Blair High School '20

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Re: REDSTART @ Montgomery Blair (BLAST, 3/14/20) - Silver Spring, MD

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Field (teams, buzzers, staffers):
Wootton (2,0,0)
TJHSST (4,0,0)
Churchill (1,0,0)
Langley (1,2,0)
Richard Montgomery (3,2,0)
Manheim Township High School (1,0,0)
Quince Orchard (1,1,0)
Bethesda-Chevy Chase (1,2,2)
Penn Manor (1,4,0)
BASIS Independent McLean (1,1,0)

TOTAL: 16 teams, 12 buzzers, 2 staffers
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Katherine Lei
Montgomery Blair High School '20

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Re: REDSTART @ Montgomery Blair (BLAST, 3/21/20) - Silver Spring, MD

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REDSTART has been rescheduled to March 14.
Katherine Lei
Montgomery Blair High School '20

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