ACF Regionals 2018 @ Georgia Tech (1/20/18)

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ACF Regionals 2018 @ Georgia Tech (1/20/18)

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The Georgia Institute of Technology will host a collegiate quizbowl tournament on Saturday, January 20th 2018. This tournament will use this year's ACF Regionals question set. More information on the question set and eligibility to play it can be found here.

To register, please fill out the central registration form and email me at [email protected] with your school, number of teams, and number of staffers/buzzers.

Location and Time:
Games will take place in the Instructional Center building on the Georgia Tech campus. The opening meeting will start promptly at 9:00; rounds will start immediately thereafter.

Fees and Payment:
Base fee: $135
Buzzer: -$5/functional system
Staffers: -$10/staffer
Shorthanded fee (teams of 1 or 2 players): $60
"New to Quizbowl" discount: $100

Payment will be handled through ACF. Treasurer Gautam Kandlikar will get in touch with you about fees; if you have any questions about payment, you may contact him at [email protected].

Packet Submission:
Any team with at least one person on it who played a regular, collegiate, academic quizbowl tournament* (either as a college student or as a high school student) prior to September 1, 2016 is required to submit a half-packet.

The submission schedule for this tournament is:

December 10th, 2017: No penalty
December 28th, 2017: +$25
January 7th, 2018: +$50
Further penalties apply for each subsequent late day.

Please submit your packet to [email protected]. The actual e-mail with the attached half-packet should have a subject-line reading: "School + Team Letter (if applicable) HALF-PACKET." In order to meet a deadline, you must submit your half-packet before 11:59pm Pacific Time on that date. Half-packets should be submitted in Microsoft Word .doc or .docx format.

If you have any questions about this mirror, please email me at [email protected]

Field (teams/buzzers/staffers):

Alabama / 1 / 0
Auburn A / 0 / 0
Auburn B / 0 / 0
Clemson A / 2 / 0
Kentucky A / 1 / 0
Kentucky B / 0 / 0
South Carolina / 2 / 2
UGA A / 2 / 0
UGA B / 0 / 0
UGA C / 0 / 0

Thomas Dellaert - President - Georgia Tech Academic Team
Thomas Dellaert
Georgia Institute of Technology