MORAGA OOTM INFORMATIONAL MEETING
Thursday, September 23rd, 2021 at 7pm (over Zoom)
Get more information about what Odyssey of the Mind is, watch some practice performances, do some spontaneous exercises, and sign up for a team/look for new team members.
New and Experienced Coaches Trainings (OVER ZOOM):
Saturday, November 6th, 2021 - New and Experienced Coaches, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Saturday, November 17th, 2021 - New and Experienced Coaches, 7:00pm to 9:30pm
Saturday, December 4th, 2021 - New and Experienced Coaches, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Moraga Coaches should put "Moraga Rotary" as the school name when signing up for coaches training. Note that the new coaches training includes a general training in the morning and an afternoon training for specific problems.
Bring a pencil/pen and empty binder - continental breakfast and buffet lunch will be provided at no cost
TBD in Late January, 2022
Coaches have to register their team for a two-hour time slot. Spontania Mania is a great place for teams to practice all different types of spontaneous problems run by coaches from other teams from the region. The sponts are not graded, it is just practice.
Team registration fee is $10.
TEAM REGISTRATION DEADLINE
End of January 2022
Register your team online for the regional tournament. The membership number will be provided to you by the student coordinator. Note that Moraga Rotary only covers the membership fees for Moraga teams. Each team has to pay for their own registration fee, which is about $75.
Saturday, February 12th, 2022 (OVER ZOOM): 10:00am - 12:30pm
Wednesday, February 16th, 2022 (OVER ZOOM): 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Saturday, February 19th, 2022 (OVER ZOOM): 10:00am - 12:30pm
REGIONAL TOURNAMENT (All teams)
Saturday, February 26th, 2022- Concord High School, 4200 Concord Blvd, Concord
SF Bay Regional Tournament at Concord High School. Performance and spont during the day, awards ceremony in the evening. Teams compete to go to the state level.
NORCAL STATE TOURNAMENT (Only for teams who advance to state)
Saturday, March 26th, 2022 - Natomas High School, Sacramento
NorCal State Tournament at Natomas High School. Performance and spont during the day, awards ceremony in the evening. Teams compete to go to the world level.
WORLD TOURNAMENT (Only for teams who advance to world)
May 25th-28th, 2022 - Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
Odyssey of the Mind World Tournament at Iowa State University. International teams also compete. Teams compete for final world ranks.
MORAGA OM TOOL WORKSHOP
One Moraga OM coach, Mr. Franklin, kindly volunteered to lead a "tool workshop” for Moraga OM teams in his garage. He demonstrated how to use various tools that could be useful in making sets and props for long-term problems.