2011 Switzerland National Championship

Posted in Feature on April 27, 2009

By Wizards of the Coast

Date: 20-21 August 20-21 2011
Event Location: Stadthalle Olten
Address: Erlimattweg 3, 4600, Olten, Switzerland

Eligibility

The Magic: the Gathering Switzerland National Championship is an invitation-only event, open to citizens or permanent residents of Switzerland who have won an invitation to Nationals through DCI ratings or from qualifying events such as National Qualifiers.

Registration times and locations

Saturday, August 20th at Stadthalle Olten
9:00 – 10:00

Format

  • Standard (Magic 2012 will be Standard-tournament legal as of July 15, 2011) and Booster Draft
  • 3 Magic 2012 booster packs will be used for drafting
  • Deck lists are required
  • Check the Magic Tournament Rules for Standard and Booster Draft format rules. The Magic Tournament Rules can be found here

Tournament Length

  • Day 1 will consist of 3 rounds of Standard, 3 rounds of Booster Draft, followed by the second draft and 1 round of Swiss play.
  • Day 2 will consist of 2 rounds of Booster Draft, 3 rounds of Standard, and the Top 8 finals.
  • 12 Swiss Rounds total, 60 minutes per round
  • Top 8 single-elimination finals have no time limit; however, players are expected to play at a reasonable pace and finish their matches within 90 minutes.

Advancement

  • All players may participate in all Swiss rounds
  • After round 12 the top 8 players advance to the top 8 single-elimination finals

Top 8

  • Standard format
  • Losers of the semi-final matches will playoff to determine 3rd place.

Invitations

  • The Top 4 players receive invitations to the 2011 World Championships.
  • The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place players will form the National Team. The 4th Place player will be the alternate.

Notes

  • 40K, REL Competitive
  • Players are required to use the same Standard deck for day 1, day 2, and Top 8.
  • The Magic: The Gathering Tournament Rules and the Magic: The Gathering Infraction Procedure Guide are in effect for this event unless specifically overruled by information in this Format Document.

Schedule

Saturday, August 20th

  • 10:15 – Player Seating

Sunday, August 21st

  • 9:00 – Player Seating

Pro Points table:

PlacePro Points
110
28
3-46
5-84
9-122
13-161

Contact information

Website: http://www.magicthegathering.ch/kalender.php
Website: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=204666552895935

Public Events

Public Events Schedule can be viewed at http://www.magicthegathering.ch/kalender.php

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