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16th Annual Eastern SCRABBLE Championship
February 15th-18th, 2013
A NASPA-Sanctioned event of
24 Fully-Rated Games!
$1,500 top prize
based on 24 entrants in Division One or 80 overall.
Plus, an 8-game early bird!
Contact Ryan or John to be added to the tentative list of attendees or for more information.
A friendly reminder: Postmark deadline is February 2nd, 2013. Price to play goes up $20 after then.
Who: Any NASPA member in good standing who loves SCRABBLE® Brand Crossword Game!
What: A bigger, better, bolder Scrabble experience than ever before, with a 24-game Main Event, organized by Ryan Fischer.
Early Bird (2/15, 10 AM) - 8 Games Open ($50 in advance, $60 @ door)
Place prizes (and performance prizes given enough players), skins given for high plays and games each round, and bounties given for biggest upsets, and performance prizes (depending on number of entrants)! Get paid for taking down the experts!
Main Event (2/15-2/18) - 24 Games. Based on demand, the Main Event will a feature a separate Open division using the Collins Scrabble Words (CSW) Lexicon! 4 divisions in all: CSW!, Open, Under 1600, and Under 1200 (unlimited play-ups) (Entry fees: $135/$135/$115/$105) The CSW division will be 10-point challenges. Skins prizes to be awarded every round for high play and high game. Based on attendance, performance prices and bounties will be given out as incentive for those who choose to play up!
Newcomers Tournament (2/16). Tentative entrants list here.
That's an opportunity for 32 fully-rated games over four days!
Why: Because we really like you!
When: Presidents Day Weekend, February 15th – 18th, 2013
Where: Charlotte Marriott Executive Park
$92/night, mention our group rate
5700 Westpark Drive, Charlotte, NC 28211
Toll Free: 1-800-359-7961
Book your room online here or by phone so that we may get credit for the room under our block. Please book nowhere else! There is a $30 commuter fee in effect for those playing in the Main Event and not listed as guest of the Marriott under our blocks of rooms for at least Saturday and Sunday night. Sharing rooms is greatly encouraged. You MUST be listed in the hotel register in order to get credit for sharing a room. Those not listed must pay the commuter fee, and will not be paired otherwise. The only exception is for Charlotte Scrabble Club members.
The Marriott provides a FREE SHUTTLE to and from the Charlotte-Douglas Intl. Airport!
Postmark deadline is February 2nd, 2013
(Main Event Price increases $20 after then)
Block of rooms held until February 2nd, 2013 at 11:59 PM!
Registration finalized on February 12th.
To be added to the tentative list of attendees, contact Ryan or John.
Success of this tournament and prize distribution are contingent upon us meeting our quota of rooms booked, therefore we greatly encourage you to stay at the host hotel. Price of a room @ the Marriott for 3 nights under our rate (plus NC Hotel Sales Tax of 15.25%) is $318.09. Two people could stay for $159.05 each. Three, for $106.03!