Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

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Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Virginia Morgan Keynes » Wed Aug 17, 2016 1:07 pm

The University of Ottawa is glad to announce that we will be hosting a mirror of EFT on October 15th, 2016!

This tournament is marketed as being "regular-minus" difficulty, and is designed to be a good introduction to collegiate quizbowl. More information about it can be found here: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/forums/viewto ... =8&t=18443

Location and Time:
The tournament will be taking place in the Faculty of Social Sciences Building (FSS). The tournament control room will be 7035.

As for time, please expect a start time of 9:00am. Aim to arrive around 8:30, though!

Eligibility:
This tournament is open to any interested college or high school teams.

Fee Structure and Discounts:
Base fee: $120 per team

Moderator: -$15
Buzzers: -$10
Travel: -$10 per 321.87 km (or 200 miles)
Minimum fee: $50 per team

Payment:
We will accept either cash or check on the morning of the tournament. Further instructions (along with an invoice) will be given upon registration.

Registration:
Please send an email to ctjohnston@rogers.com indicating the number of teams you plan to bring, as well as any discounts that apply.

If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to send me an email!
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Virginia Morgan Keynes » Fri Sep 16, 2016 10:42 am

Currently Registered:

Lisgar
Toronto (3 teams)
McGill (3 teams)
Carleton
Waterloo
McMaster
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Considered Harmful » Fri Sep 16, 2016 5:40 pm

Virginia Morgan Keynes wrote: Colonel By
Toronto
Didn't Lisgar register a few days ago?
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Virginia Morgan Keynes » Sat Sep 17, 2016 9:59 am

You're correct! I meant lisgsr when I typed cby
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Senator_Jay » Mon Sep 26, 2016 9:37 am

I would expect at least one team from Mac that I'll likely be driving up. If this is open, I'll either be playing by myself or with some noobs.
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Periplus of the Erythraean Sea » Mon Sep 26, 2016 4:30 pm

For the record, non-US sites are allowed to set open eligibility for this set as they please (all US sites are closed). We leave the choice as to whether to allow open teams outside of the US to site hosts, but we strongly recommend that schools require that currently enrolled students play with a school team.
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by otsasonr » Sun Oct 02, 2016 1:44 pm

Can we get final clarification on whether this tournament is going to be completely closed? That seems to be the "word on the street", but it's nice when such things are official.
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Virginia Morgan Keynes » Sun Oct 02, 2016 2:54 pm

The streets don't lie

The tournament will be closed, though we are open to making some exceptions
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Sigurd » Sat Oct 08, 2016 10:38 am

One team from Waterloo will be at this event
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Re: Early Fall Tournament (EFT) at UOttawa (Oct 15 2016)

Post by Mightyrodrigo » Sat Oct 15, 2016 11:26 pm

Thanks for coming today everybody! Here are the final stats posted: http://www.hsquizbowl.org/db/tournament ... standings/
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