San Diego Regional Tournament Updates


Posted: September 17, 2018

Calculator Guide - new for 2019:

Calculator Guide was prepared by National Science Olympiad to offer some guidance to teams as they select calculators for use in different Science Olympiad events. By no means are the calculators listed inclusive of all possible calculators; instead they are offered as examples. The decisisions of the event supervisors will be final.

Posted: September 17, 2018

Experimental Design B and C:

The sample checklist in the 2019 Rules Manual PDF incorrectly lists a possible total of 106 points; it should be 110 as per this version Updated 2019 Experimental Design Checklist for Divisions B and C.

Posted: September 5, 2018

Wright Stuff C:

The Southern California State and San Diego Regional Tournaments require eye protection Category B as described by the National Science Olympiad Eye Protection Policies for Wright Stuff C.

Posted: September 5, 2018

Herpetology B and C:

The Southern California State and San Diego Regional Tournaments will be based on the Official National Herpetology List

Posted: September 5, 2018

Fossils B and C:

The Southern California State and San Diego Regional Tournaments will be based on the Official Fossil List

Posted: September 5, 2018

Codebusters B:

After significant consultation and consideration, the Southern California State Science Olympiad has determined to conduct the event Codebusters in lieu of the event Game On in Division B. These discussions have included Regional Directors from So Cal Science Olympiad tournaments as well as experienced Science Olympiad stakeholders. This event substitution will facilitate fairly and timely scoring as well as event logistics and is aligned with a variety of other State and Regional Science Olympiad organizations. Codebusters B using the same rules as Code Busters C

Posted: September 4, 2018

Division B Spectator Events:

Battery Buggy, Boomilever and Elastic Launched Gliders

Posted: September 4, 2018

Division C Spectator Events:

Boomilever, Mission Possible, Mousetrap Vehicle and Wright Stuff

Posted: September 4, 2018

Wright Stuff C

Location: Jenny Craig Pavillion

48 feet from the floor to lights in the ceiling,140 feet in length and 99 feet wide with partial bleechers being pulled out for spectators

Posted: September 4, 2018

Elastic Launched Gliders B

Lancer Gym dimensions:
Ceiling height approximately 25' 5"
Top 26" are occupied by beams
Horizontal distance approximately 120'
Vertical distance approximately 96'

Posted: September 4, 2018

Mission Possible C:

Mission Possible C will be an impounded event at the San Diego Regional tournament