Events and Important Deadlines 2018/2019
Ongoing: Register or renew your membership and pay fee ($135) with Odyssey of the Mind International (https://www.odysseyofthemind.com/join/).
September/October/November (tbd): New coaches are REQUIRED to attend a coaches training. Returning coaches are invited to attend. It’s a big region: coaches trainings are schedule as we find hosts. If you’d like to host one, please post your request to our mail group.
Ongoing: Pay fee ($75) to the new SoCal Odyssey Association (socalodyssey.org)
Sept. 15: Deadline for Summer Challenge Contest submissions (winner announced Oct. 1)
Oct. 8: Registration for Spont Day opens (the registration form will be here)
Oct. 10: Coaches Training at Westlake Village High School
Nov. 10: Deadline to register for Spont Day
Dec. 5: New Deadline for LA Basin Regional T-Shirt Logo Contest submissions (the winning submission will be announced at Spont Day)
Dec. 9: Spont Day at Wise School
Dec. 13: Registration for La Basin Regional Tournament and payment of regional fees opens ($70/team) See the 2019 Regional Tournament Walkthrough website page….currently under construction here)
Dec. 13: LA Basin Regional T-Shirt and Signs of Encouragement sales open (see laom.ivyroadstudios.com/wordpress >Tournament > Shop)
Dec. 13: Regional Volunteer sign-ups opens. Look for more information on the mail group. Volunteers do not judge: they help for several hours at the tournament. It takes a lot of people to run a tournament this size.
Jan. 19: Deadline to register for LA Basin Odyssey of the Mind Regional Tournament and pay registration fees without $25/team penalty
Jan. 19: Deadline for Judges registration
Feb. 1: Deadline for payment of State Fee (under construction at socalodyssey.org)
Feb. 5: LAST DAY to register for LA Basin Regional Tournament and/or pay registration fees (with the $25/team penalty)
Feb. 9: Deadline to order and purchase LA Basin Regional T-Shirts and Signs of Encouragement
Feb. 16: Deadline for Regional Volunteer sign-ups
Feb. 9: Judges Training at Village Glen School
March 2: LA Basin Regional Tournament at Westlake High School
March 23: SoCal Odyssey Association State Tournament at UC Riverside
With many thanks to Bonnie Tamkin for her willingness to round up all these elusive dates, and put them in one place )))