2019-20 EVENTS/DATES

MORAGA OOTM INFORMATIONAL MEETING

Wednesday, September 25th at 7:00pm

Moraga Library

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.

COACHES TRAINING

New and Experienced Coaches Trainings (Willow Creek Center, 1046 Mohr Lane, Concord):

Saturday October 5th, 2019 - New Coaches 8:30 - 3:00, Experienced Coaches 12:45 -3:00

 

Friday October 18th - Experienced Coaches Training, 6:30pm to 9:00 pm (note: location is Rancho Romero Ele. School, 180 Hemme Ave., Alamo)

Saturday, November 2nd - New Coaches 8:30 - 3:00, Experienced Coaches 12:45 - 3:00 

Saturday, December 7th - New Coaches 8:30 - 3:00, Experienced Coaches 12:45 - 3:00

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

MORAGA OM TOOL WORKSHOP

2017-18 Season

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.

SPONTANIA MANIA

Saturday, January 25th, 2020 at Willow Creek Center (1046 Mohr Lane, Concord) 

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

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.

JUDGES TRAINING

Saturday, February 8, 2020 8:30-1:30 - Willow Creek Center, 1026 Mohr Ln., Concord 
Saturday, February 22, 2020 8:30-1:30 - Willow Creek Center

REGIONAL TOURNAMENT (All teams)

Saturday, February 29th, 2020- 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 28, 2020 - Maria Carrillo High School, 6975 Montecito Blvd, Santa Rosa

NorCal State Tournament at Maria Carrillo 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 27-30, 2020 - 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.