Planes, Trains, and Automobiles [Side Event]

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Planes, Trains, and Automobiles [Side Event]

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This is an announcement for Planes, Trains, and Automobiles, a transit-focused geography side event to be held hopefully at the 2020 string of NCTs.

There will be at least five packets (hopefully more, but five is the most I can guarantee 100%) of 24 tossups each, with a distribution of:
6 Rail
6 Road
6 Air
6 Other (including mixed, water, space, and fictional transportation)

I expect the difficulty of this tournament to be varied, high, and full of whimsy (as any good side event ought to be).
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Re: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles [Side Event]

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CPiGuy wrote: Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:47 amI expect the difficulty of this tournament to be varied, high, and full of whimsy
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I'll play this.
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I would be more disappointed to miss this tournament than I was not to get to fly on Delta's inaugural A220 flight.
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I would very much like to play this.
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Re: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles [Side Event]

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Looking forward to this. What are the chances that it falls on ICT weekend?

Is there going to be a set-in-stone geographical distribution or is that just gonna be intuitively more or less balanced?
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Will there be any engineering-esque tossups?
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This sounds incredible!
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I will hopefully be able to indulge in the fun that will come from this event.
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What is the status of this?
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Monstruos de Bolsillo wrote: Tue May 26, 2020 10:21 am What is the status of this?
This is being postponed to next spring; I very much want it to be played in person and think it will be a good nationals side event.
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Re: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles [Side Event]

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CPiGuy wrote: Tue May 26, 2020 3:38 pm
Monstruos de Bolsillo wrote: Tue May 26, 2020 10:21 am What is the status of this?
This is being postponed to next spring; I very much want it to be played in person and think it will be a good nationals side event.
I agree. Looking forward to it!
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