Odyssey Journey Tools for Teams

Celebrating after competition

Webinar Series

The two associations in the state of California came together in 2021 to present a series of webinars that bring together information and special presenters in three areas of focus. We loved the idea so much, we kept the series going in the following seasons.

Spontaneous Webinar, November 8, 2023

Team Perspective Webinar, December 13, 2023

Tournament Day Webinar, January 17, 2024, 7:00 pm – Register Here

Style –  Webinar Recording from December 1, 2021

Spontaneous – Webinar recording from January 18, 2022

Toothpick Challenge Stars –

Team Perspective – Webinar recording from  December 7, 2022

Paperwork – Webinar recording from  February 7, 2022

Spontaneous – Webinar recording from January 11, 2023

Tournament Time – Webinar recording from February 15, 2023

Coaches & Teams
Judges & Volunteers
  • “Make it the best it can be.” Remembering Dr. Sam.
    We share some sad news. Dr. Sam, the founder of Odyssey of the Mind, has passed. We remember him with a warm heart and the memories that are created in Odyssey.
  • How are Spontaneous Problems Chosen for Competitions?
    Approximately ⅓ of your final calculated score is based on Spontaneous. Practice, practice, practice…AND…Have fun realizing that on-the-spot creativity can be helped along with advanced prep!
  • Good News! You Can Modify.
    This is when teams are re-evaluating their solutions in light of their experiences at their Qualifying Tournament. And yes, you have the opportunity to make adjustments to your solution given what you learned.