The Cairn Euchre Classic

The Cairn Euchre Classic

Fundraiser Euchre Tournament to support The Cairn Family of Camps

Tournament Details

Date: August 8th 2020

Time: 1pm until whenever it ends! (The final rounds may take place around 4pm)

Location: Online - Using: https://www.trickstercards.com/game/?start=Euchre 

Registration Details: 

Tournament Information: 

  • Scroll down for tournament format, rules and regulations
  • Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place teams. Details coming soon

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Tournament Details

Tournament Format

  • The tournament will be hosted online
  • Find the online site here: https://www.trickstercards.com/game/?start=Euchre 
  • Each round will be a best of 3 games (first to two wins) 
  • Except for Semi-Finals and Finals which will be best of 5 games
  • The winning pair of each round will move to the next round according to a bracket-style tournament set-up.

Prize Distribution

  • The winning pair of the entire tournament will have their choice of the first prize
  • The runners up will choose the second prize
  • The third prize will be determined by a match between the pairs who lost in the semi-final round (think, bronze medal game)

Rules

All games will be played according to the rules listed at https://bicyclecards.com/how-to-play/euchre/#filter with the following additional rules & clarifications:

  1. Canadian Loner
    • If the partner of the dealer orders the dealer up (tells the dealer to “pick it up) during the initial round of bidding that partner must go alone
  2. NO Stick the Dealer
    • If no trump is selected in the second round of bidding, the cards will be reshuffled and the deal will move to the next player
  3. Second Round Bidding Rules
    • In the second round of bidding, a player may not call trump of the suit of the card that was just turned down
    • In the second round of bidding, a player may not call trump for a suit that is not currently in their hand
      • Note: The “left” of the proposed Trump suit DOES count as a suit of the proposed trump suit
  4. No “Kitty/Draw Under” or “No Ace No Face No Face No Trump call”
    • You get the cards you get ;)

Regulations

  • All participants are expected to play with a kind, respectful and fun spirit following the 4S’s
    • Safety - All players are entitled to a mentally, physically and emotionally safe experience
    • Servanthood - Players are expected to “serve” their fellow players and the spirit of the tournament through positivity, camaraderie and sportspersonship
    • Self-Esteem - Players will treat themselves and other players with kindness, avoiding “trash-talk” in all forms
    • Stewardship - Players recognize that this tournament is a fundraiser to support the ongoing mission of Cairn for years to come
  • Any instances of bullying, harassment, or poor sportspersonship will result in forfeit and removal from the tournament
  • Due to the online nature of the tournament, any issues resulting from internet connectivity issues, mis-clicking, or a lack of understanding of the software cannot be controlled. A “do-over” or “taking back a move” is not possible. All moves played will stand.
  • Any disputes of the rules or regulations that cannot be resolved in the game should be brought to the tournament organizing team immediate by calling 519-282-4076
    • C’mon, it’s a for fun tournament, folks, you can work it out :)

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The Cairn Euchre Classic