Tour of Texas & Texas Championship Series FAQ
Is my team required to participate if we qualify?
TourYes -If a team qualifies for the Tour of Texas at the Tour of Texas Qualifier, they are required to compete at Tour Stop I, Tour Stop II, and Tour of Texas Finals. If a team does not compete in the remaining Stops, the entire club is penalized and cannot compete in the following year's Tour of Texas Qualifier.
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Texas Championship SeriesNo - The qualified teams (the next best eligible teams) have the option to participate in the Texas Championship Series or not. If a team accepts, they must participate in the next two stops in Round Rock and San Antonio, TX.
How does my team register?
TourTeams can register for the Tour of Texas Qualifier on AES. Click here for registration. In the "search by event name" enter Tour of Texas and choose the Qualifier you'd be interested in attending. Teams who qualify do not need to register for the Tour of Texas Stop I, Stop II or Finals. They will be registered automatically after the Tour of Texas Qualifier is completed by tournament host.
Texas Championship SeriesAll teams who register and play in the Tour of Texas Qualifier are considered eligible for the TCS. Entry into the TCS is dependent on qualification (the next best eligible teams after those who qualified for the Tour of Texas).
What are the entry fees?
Tour of Texas Qualifier: TBD
TourTour Stop I: $375
Tour Stop II: $375
Tour Finals: $375
TCSTCS Stop II: $335
TCS Finals: $335
How do I pay the entry fees?
Tour & Texas Championship SeriesTeams who register for the Tour of Texas Qualifier have the option of paying via credit card through AES or submitting a check. Once a team has qualified for the Tour or accepted an invite to the Texas Championship Series, they will be required to send in a check for the Stops associated with the tournament.
What happens to the stop checks if my team does not qualify?
Tour & Texas Championship SeriesIf a team does not qualify for the Tour of Texas and/or does not accept the offer to play in the TCS then checks are voided and destroyed.
Is this a stay to play tournament?
TourYes - The Tour of Texas Qualifier, as well as the Tour Stops, require teams to fulfill the stay to play requirements.
TCSNo - The TCS Stops do not require teams to fulfill the stay to play requirements but EM2 Housing is able to help teams find rooms at a good rate.
How will ties be broken down in determining qualification?