The Latest NCOM - Eastern Region News

2016-2017 Long-Term Problem Synopses

Division 1, 2, 3 Tournament Information

March 4
Wake Tech Community College

Tournament Scores

Prob. 1
Catch Us If
You Can
  Prob. 2
  Prob. 3
It's Time
  Prob. 4
Ready, Set,
Balsa, Build!
  Prob. 5
To Be
A Superhero
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Primary Tournament Information

February 18
Wake Tech Community College

Competition Schedule
Competition Site Map
Primary Tournament Day Information

Primary Tournament Program
Front Sides
Back Sides

Directions to the tournament (Google Maps)

Eating establishments near Wake Tech

Odyssey of the Mind Member Area

Tournament registration questions? Contact Tom Hansen at

2016 Coaches Training Materials

2016-2017 NC Odyssey of the Mind Coach's Guide

New Coaches

Outside Assistance

Tournament Forms Information

Problem 5 (To Be Continued: A Superhero Cliffhanger)

Primary Problem (Movin' Out!)

Coaches and Coordinators:

Two helpful documents are now available to help you in forming and managing teams.

Please take a look!

OotM Team Formation Common Considerations and Procedures
Administrative Timeline for OotM Coordinators and Coaches

Important Dates for Teams and Coaches

April 1, 2017 NCOM State Tournament - NC A&T
May 24-27, 2017 World Finals - Michigan State University

Important Dates for NCOM-E Board Members

March 15, 2017 Eastern Region Board Meeting
March 29, 2017 Eastern Region Board planning and distribution meeting for State tournament
March 31, 2017 NCOM State Board Meeting & State tournament setup - NC A&T
April 19, 2017 Eastern Region Board Meeting
May 17, 2017 Eastern Region Board Meeting
June 21, 2017 Eastern Region Board Meeting

Additional NCOM-E Supporters Needed!
The Eastern Region board is actively recruiting for additional supporters. No prerequisites necessary. All that is needed is a willingness to serve the children of the Eastern Region and the desire to attend and contribute to the board meetings. Please join us at our next board meeting (see "Important Dates" above for the schedule)!

Odyssey of the Mind Awareness Sessions
Awareness sessions can be provided to schools who are new to Odyssey of the Mind. Sessions can be given to staff, students, parents, PTAs, etc. The sessions last approximately 75 minutes and include a video, powerpoint presentation, sample problems, and Q&A. Contact Tom Hansen for more information.

Regional Director
If you have any items which should be added to the agenda for our next regional board meeting, or if you would like more information, please contact regional director Tom Hansen (

Recent Updates:


Added regional tournament scores


Removed Judge registration link, updated Competition Site Map (LE Room 4 is now the Spontaneous Check-in room)


Added Primary Tournament Program


Added Judges Training Schedule and directions


Posted Division 1, 2, & 3 tournament schedule and information

Recent Emails to Coaches and Coordinators:
22 February 2017
14 February 2017
6 February 2017
2 February 2017
27 January 2017
12 January 2017
6 January 2017
30 November 2016
17 November 2016
3 November 2016
31 October 2016
17 October 2016
3 October 2016

Resources for Coaches


OotM International Links:
OotM State & Regional Links:
Other Helpful Links:

World Finals 2002 Scores

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