Summer Tournament

It’s over! Thanks to all participants. Final results are here.

Here is all the information about our NASPA-rated tournament on June 8, 2013. (View printable flyer)

Date and Time
Location
Divisions and Entry Fees
Format
Lunch
Schedule
Registration
Past Photos


Date

Saturday, June 8, 2013. Check-in begins at 8:30am and games begin at 9:20am.

Location

We are holding this event at a new location!

Burnhamthorpe Community Centre
1500 Gulleden Drive
Mississauga, ON

The tournament will be held in the Forest Glen room.

Parking is free.


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If you are taking public transit, you can use mississaugatransit.com to find a route that serves you. At present, there is a route 26 Burnhamthorpe which runs from Islington subway station to Square One shopping centre, stopping at Burnhamthorpe and Havenwood, only a minute walk from the tournament venue. Regular fare for Mississauga Transit is $3.25. Call CityLink, Mississauga’s transit information hotline at 905-615-4287 to verify.

Divisions and Entry Fees

Division Rating Entry Fee
TWL Expert 1500+ (play-up within 100 points permitted) $40
TWL Intermediate Divisions to be determined $40
TWL Novice below 800 $30
Collins Divisions Divisions to be determined $40

 
The division structure seen above may be subject to change at any time.

Format

This format and pairing system may be subject to change at any time.

6 rounds Modified Swiss (minimum repeats)
1 round King of the Hill
The Gibson Rule is in effect.
Collins division using 5-points penalty.
Division sizes dependent on total number of players.
Prizes are dependent on division sizes.

Lunch

Lunch will be provided (both veggie and non-veggie options). The cost is included in your entry fee. Most likely, we will have a barbeque and other items. There are also restaurants nearby if you prefer.

Schedule

This schedule may be subject to change.

8:30am Check-In begins
9:15am Announcements
9:20am Rounds 1-3
~12:30pm Lunch
1:30pm Rounds 4-7
~5:30pm Awards

 

Registration

To register, email info@mississaugascrabble.com. If your rating is between 1400-1499, please let us know if you wish to play up into the TWL Expert division. Upon receipt of your registration email, our Cross-Tables entrants list will be updated with your name. Please check that your name has been added. Entry fees will be accepted in cash (Canadian or US funds) only during the check-in period from 8:30am to 9:00am on Saturday.

You must be a current member of NASPA, otherwise please let us know if you will be paying your NASPA membership fee along with your entry fee on the day of the tournament. New players can purchase a 6-month trial membership for $15. For more info on NASPA membership, see http://www.scrabbleplayers.org/w/Membership.

For any inquiries, email info@mississaugascrabble.com.

2012 Photos

2011 Photos

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