Pay NorCal State Membership
The state membership will register your group at the state level. These funds are used to run the state tournament, train officials, and maintain the program in Northern California.
Find Your Region
Search for your region by zip code:
Find the region that your team will register to compete and where coaching training will be offered.
NorCal Odyssey Association Tournament
News & Announcements
Welcome to NorCAL Odyssey of the Mind -
Welcome to the 2019-2020 Odyssey of the Mind Season
Our California North Association and six regional organizing teams are looking forward to sharing this year’s adventures with all of you as, along with our amazing community of volunteers, we present creative problem solving tournaments for student teams of all ages both at the regional and association
levels. Our goal is to provide a fantastic experience that will inspire new ideas, build teamwork, and provide opportunities to make new friends!
Officials and coaches, thank you for your responses to our end of season survey. You will see your feedback in action throughout the season starting with an association wide coaches training day focused on spontaneous problems. Details will be coming soon for this fall event!
If you haven’t already, check out the 2020 Long Term Problem synopses and start forming your teams!
You can find the synopses here:
LT Problem Synopses
On this site you can discover and explore:
How to find your region and get local information
What problem you would like to compete in
How to form teams and purchase memberships
And much more!
Please also explore your regional sites, and feel free to contact your regional or California North contacts if you need more information.
California North Odyssey of the Mind
Volunteer Association Director
Starting a Team
Generate interest in the Odyssey program.
Any school, home school, or community group may purchase a national membership from Creative Competitions, Inc. for $135.00.
Purchase a state membership from NorCal Odyssey Association for $80.00, which is required of each national membership to participate in the NorCal Odyssey of the Mind program.
Each team competing in a Regional Tournament pays a registration fee per team.
Get started with your team. Get training for coaching and coordinating.
Help Support Students
NorCal Odyssey is a non-profit organizations that runs on volunteer efforts. Help support the efforts of this organization to give Nouthern California students the opportunity to let their imaginations grow and be creative.