MORAGA OOTM INFORMATIONAL MEETING
Wednesday, September 25th at 7:00pm
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 (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
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.
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.
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
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.