Indiana State Championships March 1st Auburn, IN

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  1. farbsman

    farbsman New Member

    Pokemon State Championships 2007-2008 Auburn, IN

    Date: March 1st 2008

    Registration: 10:00am-10:45am EST

    Play begins at: After Registration and Deck Checks are finished

    Cost for main Tournament: FREE!!!!

    Tournament Location:
    La Quinta Inn Auburn
    306 Touring Drive
    Auburn, IN 46706
    Phone: (260)920-1900

    Please Note: DO NOT CALL THE HOTEL WITH QUESTIONS ON THE TOURNAMENT

    Directions
    I-69: exit 129 SR8 East - Touring Drive South.

    All Ages Welcome!! Pokemon Organized Play is featuring three age brackets for the Main Tournament play. The age divisions are as follows: • Junior Division: Born in 1997 or later • Senior Division: Born in 1993, 1994, 1995 or 1996 • Masters Division: Born in 1992 or earlier

    Everyone who signs up for the event will receive a special promo card that is only available at one of these events! These are only while supplies last!!

    Main Tournament Format

    You will need to bring a 60 card deck in order to play in main tournament.
    The tournament will be age-modified swiss and you will be given 30 minutes in order to play each round.

    All 60-card decks must be made to the current Modified Format which consists of cards from the following card sets:

    EX Holon Phantoms
    EX Crystal Guardians
    EX Dragon Frontiers
    EX Power Keepers
    Diamond & Pearl
    Mysterious Treasures
    Secret Wonders
    Great Encounters
    Diamond & Pearl: Trainer Kit
    POP Series Four Promo Cards
    POP Series Five Promo Cards
    POP Series Six Promo Cards
    Black Star Promos 037-041 & DP01 & up

    Prizes
    So what can you earn for winning? Top placers in each age group (see above) will receive the following:

    1st place: ·
    *A Pokémon TCG State/Province/Territory Champion Trophy
    *A $300 travel allowance to attend the Origins International Game Expo and participate in the Pokémon TCG National Championships. This award will be given on-site at the National Championships.
    *Full Show Pass to the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, Ohio, U.S. residents only*
    *36 booster packs of Pokémon TCG
    *Other cool Pokémon Merchandise!


    2nd place:
    *A Pokémon TCG State/Province/Territory 2nd Place Trophy
    *16 booster packs of Pokémon TCG
    *Full Show Pass to the Origins Game Fair in Columbus, Ohio, U.S. residents only*

    3rd place:
    *A Pokémon TCG State/Province/Territory 3rd Place Trophy
    *8 booster packs of Pokémon TCG

    4th place:
    *8 booster packs of Pokémon TCG

    5th & 8th place:
    *4 booster packs of Pokémon TCG
    Side Event Formats Explained

    Nintendo DS Tournament

    More information about this tournament will be available at a later date. Cost: FREE

    More side events and prizes TBA

    Hotel Information

    La Quinta Inn Auburn
    306 Touring Drive
    Auburn, IN 46706
    Phone: (260)920-1900
    Fax: (260)920-1992
    AAA 3 Diamond Rating
    Website: www.lq.com

    The three-story La Quinta Inn Auburn features 66 comfortable and spacious rooms, including King Executive suites and Whirlpool suites, all with free high-speed Internet access, expanded cable television (movie, news and family channels), plus a coffee maker, hair dryer, and more! Guests enjoy a sparkling indoor heated Pool and relaxing Hot Tub and privileges to the YMCA Fitness facility. We have a versatile 2,500 square-foot Conference Center for gatherings for 200 people. Our friendly staff serves up a complimentary Deluxe Continental Breakfast every morning to help you start the day off right.

    The La Quinta Inn Auburn is the place to stay when in town for events at such places as the Kruse International Auction Park. From here, visit the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum, WWII Victory Museum, the Garrett Train Museum, and other great attractions. There is plenty of shopping nearby and restaurants for every taste. Easy access off I-69, just one exit north of Kruse International near the Cracker Barrel Restaurant. Ample parking for cars and buses!

    Hotel Features
    • Floors: 3
      Rooms: 66
      Suites: 8
      Complimentary Continental Breakfast
      Free Local Calls
      Free USA Today
      Free Parking
      Meeting Facilities Available
      Indoor Swimming Pool
      Pets welcome, however some restrictions may apply. Please contact the hotel directly for complete details.
    Area Attractions & Landmarks

    • Natmus Truck Museum, 2 mi.
      Auburn Cord Duesenberg Museum, 3 mi.
      Kruse International Auction, 3 mi.
      WWII Victory Museum, 3 mi.
      Garrett Historical Train Museum, 6 mi.
      Hoosier Air Museum, 8 mi.

    Nearby Restaurants

    • Ambrosia, 0 mi.
      Applebee's, 0 mi.
      Arby's, 0 mi.
      Pizza Hut, 0 mi.
      Ponderosa Steakhouse, 0 mi.
      Richard's Restaurant, 0 mi.
      Steak 'n Shake, 0 mi.
      Cracker Barrel, 1 mi.
      Munchie Emporium, 1 mi.
      Oriental Gourmet, 1 mi.

    Guest Room Amenities

    • Free High-Speed Internet Access in all rooms
      Dataport Phones
      Premium Cable Channels
      Whirlpool tubs available in select rooms
      Coffee Maker
      Hair Dryer
      Iron with Ironing Board
      Voicemail
      Alarm Clock

    Breakfast Items

    • Fresh Waffles
      Fresh Fruits
      Pastries
      Bagels
      Cereals
      Muffins
      Juices
      Milk
      Coffee
     
    Last edited: Feb 5, 2008
  2. farbsman

    farbsman New Member

    wow I posted this so early it went off the 30 day thing, actually had to look 100 days back... so bump....
     
  3. Umbreon777

    Umbreon777 New Member

    I will be there. I expect high attendance this time. :thumb:
     
  4. billbilski

    billbilski New Member

    No ones coming. It's just gonna be You, Drew and I. He'll play up and take it all. It sucks to be us! LOL Seriously, I don't think we are going to be packed, but it should be reasonable. MI is the one that should be big with Ohio coming and possibly a few Illinios players(WI the same time).
     
  5. evil psyduck

    evil psyduck Moderator Trader Feedback Mod

    Now wait a minute. I'll be there to win my first tourney. :lol:
     
  6. billbilski

    billbilski New Member

    Well, if you're coming... then that's a different story. I'm scooping now.....LOL
     
  7. Umbreon777

    Umbreon777 New Member

    Bah, I forgot IL and OH states were the same day. Oh well, that seals my top cut maybe.
     

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