2020 – 2021 Odyssey of the Mind in NCPA

Pa Odyssey Covid Guidelines Compliance Form

NCPA Regional Tournament on March 6, 2021 will be a virtual Tournament this year due to the Covid 19 situation in our area. All trainings will be virtual in the region. All submissions from teams must be uploaded by noon Saturday March 6, 2021. Please make sure you include the Covid 19 Safety Form that is available to download at the top of this page. Long Term Problem Judging will take place from March 6 Noon and end on March 13, results will be available after March 16, 2021. Spontaneous competition will begin on March 1, 2021 and end on Saturday March 6, 2021 at Noon. Practice problems will be available in the Members Area soon. All 7 team members may compete in Spontaneous. There will be 3 types of problems – Verbal, Verbal w/picture, verbal w/multiple pictures. Virtual Judges training will be held on February 13, 2021. Judges will be notified by the State Problem Captains in each of the Long Term Problems and for Spontaneous as to what their judging assignment will be. There will be a Virtual Awards Ceremony – the time and date have not yet been determined.

This year there are 2 options for membership – Virtual and the Traditional in person membership with options built in. Returning memberships should choose the traditional membership ao that if the situation due to Covid 19 eases up you will be able to compete in state and worlds in person as long as teams follow the guidelines that the region and state and the school districts have set in place for activities and programs due to Covid 19 for safety. Virtual memberships only allow for competing on line. Please click on the following links for a more detailed explanation.

Pa Odyssey Covid Guidelines Compliance Form

Coach & Coordinator Powerpoint from Nov.14, 2020 Meeting

Membership Flow Chart

North Cenral Pa Odyssey Season

Virtual Tournament Procedures

Program Guide

Membership packets and the 2020 -2021 Program Guide will only be available online. Once you have your membership you will access the problems, forms etc. through the Members Area