State Finals

2021 Virtual State Finals

All regional tournaments and State Finals will be held virtually. Any details and dates are subject to change. Thank you for your patience and understanding!

Virtual Regional Tournaments
Virtual submissions for all regions due Saturday, March 6 at 12 noon
Virtual spontaneous will open for submission Saturday, Feb. 27 at 8 AM and must be submitted by Saturday, March 6 at 12 noon

Results announced by each region the week of March 15
See your region’s website for more info…

Virtual State Finals

  • All State Finals submissions due | Saturday, April 10 at 12 noon
  • State Finals results announced | the week of April 19
    To allow time for virtual judging

Teams in the “In-Person” competition track may still qualify for an In-Person World Finals if it is able to be held safely in May.

Teams in the “Virtual” competition track will qualify for Virtual World Finals.


PA Virtual Tournament Info – presentation for coaches . PDF

Problem 4 – It’s a Trap! – Structure drop-off info

Covid-19 Health and Safety Guidelines

Pennsylvania teams must follow all local, state, and federal guidelines in preparing and presenting their solution, in accordance with the Odyssey of the Mind Program Guide and Virtual Tournament Guidelines. As with any Program Guide rules, teams that do not follow applicable guidelines may be subject to penalties.

PA Department of Health: Coronavirus Guidance
CDC: How to Protect Yourself & Others

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Helpful links

Virtual Tournament Procedures
Watch Virtual Submissions from 2020
2021 Odyssey of the Mind Program Guide
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