We have reserved a block of rooms under "Redemption National
Tournament". The rate is $63 per night for 2 double beds
or $72 per night for 2 queen beds.
They have free continental breakfast, free hi speed wireless
internet, and a pool/hot tub. All rooms are non-smoking.
Free lodging will be available in the Church on Wednesday through Friday
night. There are showers at the Church. With the tournament ending at 4pm on Saturday many will be able to head home that day. Others should plan on making other arrangements for Saturday night.
Travel notes :
For those flying to Nationals, you have 2 options:
Option A - you can fly all the way to Rochester, most
flights will connect via Minneapolis or Chicago. If
you do this, let us know and we will be glad to pick you up
at the airport which is about 10 minutes from the hotel.
Option B - you can fly to Minneapolis and then take the
Airport shuttle from the Minneapolis airport to the hotel.
It's about a 90 minute ride and the shuttle is $55 round
trip. Info on the shuttle can be found at
Tournament Schedule of events:
Open deck categories (type 1, type 2, Teams, type A) are $10
Closed deck categories (Sealed, Booster) are $15
You pay full price for 1 category and half price for your
other 2 categories that are equal or lower priced.
example: (sealed deck $15, then type 1 2 player is half
price at $5)
You keep all cards in the closed deck categories.
The schedule is as follows:
20 minutes between all rounds
Thursday - open at 8am, start play at 9am
Type 2 Multiplayer 4 rounds
Booster Draft 5 rounds
done at 6pm includes lunch break
Friday - open at 8am, start play at 9am
Type 1 2player 10 rounds
Type 2 2player 6 rounds
*Type A 2player 6 rounds
done at 8pm includes lunch break
Saturday - open at 8am, start play at 9am
Type 1 Multiplayer 5 rounds
Sealed deck 6 rounds
Teams 6 rounds
done at 4pm includes lunch break, this leaves lots of time for awards presentation.
* to play in type A you must be 12 or younger and have no national ranking
points in any category
contact John Michalizyn