Parkview Patriot Classic
2018 — Little Rock, AR/US
Welcome to the 2018 Parkview Patriot Classic! We cannot wait to host your school!
Tournament Director: Joe Kieklak (Joseph.firstname.lastname@example.org)
Tab Room (all drops and ads after deadline): Rachel Mauchline (email@example.com)
The Parkview Patriot Classic tournament will take place on Friday, November 2 and Saturday, November 3.
Top six in all events earn trophies and all other finalists earn a medal. All debate quarterfinalists and above will receive a trophy, including top six speakers. (The classic Parkview silver plates)
There will be five guaranteed debate rounds per team (two for congressional debate). Also, our tournament includes a pattern of throwback IEs including Mime, Solo, Radio Speaking, and After Dinner Speaking.
Deadline for entries will be 6 p.m. FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26
After this time, drops and adds will need to be emailed directly to Rachel Mauchline at above email address, and you will be charged a drop/add fee. There will be a $5 fee for every add or drop to your entries after this date. REMINDER: 1 Judge Per 10 IE Entries. 1 Judge Per 10 JH Debate Entries. 1 Judge Per 4 HS Debate Entries. 1 Judge Per 10 Congress Entries. There will be $10 fee for every judge you fail to provide. Judges are ALWAYS a problem, so we will be grateful for any “extra” judges you can bring! Entries may be limited for schools that do not provide the required number of judges. Please state any times your judges are unavailable on Tabroom with your registration. If your judge’s time commitment changes, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Students may enter multiple events in a given round, but double entered policies must be followed, and rounds will not be held late to accommodate students with multiple entries. Students may only enter one debate event and debate students will not be able to compete in Pattern A individual events. Refunds will not be granted if students miss rounds due to multiple entries.
We will be using Tabroom for registration and tabulation purposes! Tabroom will have public access to tournament-related documents, pairings, and results for the tournament. In order to register, go to www.tabroom.com and click either “login” if you have utilized this website before or “signup” if you have never previously used this site. You may either sign up with a separate account or use your NSDA login to create an account. The attached link will give step by step instructions for setting up Tabroom prior to registering: http://docs.tabroom.com/
Search our tournament on the Arkansas Circuit.
Simply click on “Registration” and you should be able to follow the steps to completing tournament registration. If you have any questions or concerns about Tabroom, please contact email@example.com
NOTE: We provide two gender-neutral restrooms in the Zone 8 Hallways located on the south side of the school.
If any student needs handicap accessible rooms, please indicate on Tabroom. Accommodations will be made, and each zone of the school is accessible by ramp.
There is a school class reunion during the weekend, and former students will be in one side of the cafeteria, only the other side will be open. Food may be consumed in the Pit, but it should not be taken into any classrooms.
Please arrive at our campus for registration between 4:15 and 4:45 p.m. and drop your students off in the back parking lot. Our school releases at 3:50 p.m. We have bus drivers who have to evacuate our campus around 4:10 p.m. taking our 1,300 students home. Please, do not arrive before 4:15 p.m. On Friday: Bus drivers are encouraged to park behind the school by way of Flanigan Ave. Registration in the Pit will be between 4:15 and 5:00 p.m. Registration will open again on Saturday morning at 7:30 a.m. Traffic can be a headache, so please allow enough time to arrive on campus in time for your first events, which will begin promptly at 4:45 p.m.
Please review the new TOC Qualifying tournament guidelines for the 2018-2019 school year at www.actaa.net.
Our tournament WILL use all new ACTAA rules and NSDA internet rules.
Guest WiFi is in the works, but it cannot be guaranteed at this time.