Tournament Board

Current and Pending Tournaments, Historical record of Internet Tournaments
last page update: January 29, 2006

Tournament Type Information:
Round Robin Pairings: Every player can play all rounds and plays every other player.
Swiss System Pairings: Every player can play all rounds, paired by W-L record, top two W-L players play each other in last round.
Paired System Pairings: Every player can play all rounds, adjacent ratings with same W-L record play each other, top two rated players play each other in first round.
Single Elimination Pairings: Only winners advance to subsequent rounds, seeding possible.


Pending Internet Tournaments:

None at this time. If you would like to play in an email tournament, contact either Bill Thomson or Alan Yngve, the tournament directors of the current email tournaments.


Current Internet Tournaments, listed in the order of initial start:

BPA/SQLA SL Email CHAMPIONSHIP
contact: Bill Thomson, playing Tournament Director
Single Elimination, BPA membership required. See SL Championship Tournament Page
26 starting players, JAN/12/04 Round One start, JUN/04 Round Two start, AUG/04 Round Three start, FEB/2005 Round Four Start, JULY/2005 Round Five FINAL start

BPA/SQLA CoI Email CHAMPIONSHIP
contact: Bill Thomson, playing Tournament Director
Single Elimination, BPA membership required. See CoI Championship Tournament Page
16 starting players, JAN/12/04 Round One start, JUN/04 Round Two start, AUG/04 Round Three start, APR/2005 Round Four FINAL Starts.

SQUAD LEADER MASTER'S TOURNAMENT
Requires AREA membership, VASSAL/VSQL capability, and demonstrated email game experience
contact: Bill Thomson and Mike Pacheco, playing and non-playing Tournament Directors
Pool play plus championship game. SQLA scenarios.
10 starting players, SEP/10/04 Round One Start, APR/2005 Round Two Start

CROSS OF IRON MASTER'S TOURNAMENT
AREA membership, VASSAL/VSQL capability, and email game experience required
Six starting players OCT/10/2004 Round One Start, APR/2005 Round Two Start, JAN/2006 Round Three Start
contact: Bill Thomson, playing Tournament Director

2006 SQUAD LEADER OPEN TOURNAMENT
Contact: Alan Yngve, non-player Tournament Director
Five Round Swiss System, Complete by June/July 2006
Scenarios: Alpha-1/(BE-2,BE-3,or SL#2)/(DE-0, DE-1, or SL#7)/choices/AY04
For more tournament information! Tournament Rules and Guidelines here.
24 starting players, SEPT/8/05 Round One (final), OCT/24/05 Round Two (final), JAN/12/06 Round Three

2006 COI PBEM CHAMPIONSHIP
Contact: Bill Thomson and Alan Yngve, playing tournament Directors
Non-BPA event, all games AREA rated and SL Ladder, 3 month cycletime per round.
Four Round modified Swiss system.
Scenarios: Jeff Cebula's CWA-CON '81: OAF2.1, OAF3.1, OAF4.2, OAF5.2
12 starting players, JAN/2006 Round ONE and TWO start


Record of Known and Completed Internet Tournaments:
Links indicates availability of detailed tournament data records.

  • CoI ORPHAN SCENARIO TOURNAMENT (Cross of Iron)
    Tournament to encourage play of little-played scenarios.
    Four Round Paired System, 12 starting players, 9/03 start, one round played (not completed)
    Pete Pollard as back-up player Tournament Director
    Scenarios: OAF9.1 (plan to follow with WG202/OAF2.1/OAF4.1)


  • SUMMER 2005 with VSQLv3.0 (Squad Leader)
    Three round Swiss System, 18 starting players, 6/05 to 9/05 (3 games in 4 months)
    Alan Yngve as playing Tournament Director (tournament required rapid and/or on-line play)
    "Learn and play the new stand-alone VSQL." Personal Leader Counter (PLC) used.
    Tournament Rules and Guidelines Round One pairings and PLC modifications
    Scenarios: GTS1 (Mirnaya Derevnya) levels zero/one/two
    ALAN YNGVE (3-0), John Olsen (2-0-1), David Garvin (2-0-1)
    Best PLC Performance: John Olsen


  • 2005 SL OPEN CHALLENGE TOURNAMENT (Squad Leader)
    Five Round Swiss System, 25 starting players, 9/04 to 6/05 ( 5 games in 10 months)
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director, Tournament Summary
    Scenarios: Alpha-0/Beta-0/Alpha-1/Beta-3/Delta-0
    HOWARD ROSENBERG (5-0), Stefan Eriksson (3-0-2), Chuck Dye (4-1)


  • SUMMER IN RUSSIA, 2004 (Squad Leader)
    Two Round Swiss System, 6 starting players, 7/04 to 9/04 (2 games in 3 months)
    Alan Yngve as playing Tournament Director
    Scenario (Mirnaya Derevnya): GTS1, level zero/level one
    ALAN YNGVE (2-0), Bob Menzel (1-0-1)


  • 2003 TTS SL TOURNAMENT (Squad Leader)
    Five Round Swiss System, 28 starting players, 10/03 to 10/04 (5 games in 13 months)
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Scenarios: Alpha-3/Beta-2/Gamma-1/Delta-0/Zeta-0
    DAVID VanBRONKHORST (4-0-1), Stefan Eriksson (4-1), Joe Deuter (4-1), Charli Carretero (4-1)


  • SL Orphan Scenario Tournament (Squad Leader)
  • Four Round Paired System, 10 starting players, 5/02 to 9/03 (4 games in 16 months)
    Pete Pollard as back-up player Tournament Director
    Scenarios: OAF20.2/OAF48.2/CB1/OAF46.3
    WINNER not reported

  • Easy Company (Squad Leader)
    Six Round mixed, 6 starting players, 10/01 to (not completed)
    Jeff Lanzilotta as back-up player Tournament Director
    purpose-designed scenarios
    Two rounds completed

    Concurrent Alpha/Delta 2002
  • Alpha 2002 (Squad Leader)
    Six Round round-robin, 12 starting players, 10/01 to
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Scenarios Alpha-0/Alpha-0/Alpha-1/Alpha-1/Alpha-2/Alpha-3
    ONG MENG SOON (5-0-1), Matt Davis (5-0-1)
  • Delta 2002 (Squad Leader)

  • Four Round Swiss System, 12 starting players, 9/01 to 8/02 (4 games in 12 months)
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Scenarios Delta-0/Delta-1/Delta-2/Delta-3
    HOWARD ROSENBERG (3-1), Pete Pollard (3-1)

  • Vehicle Series Tournament (Squad Leader)
  • Twelve Round, Repeating Round-Robin, 9 starting players, from 1/01 (N/A)
    Alan Yngve as playing Tournament Director
    Scenarios Gamma-0/1/2/3/Delta-0/1/2/3/Epsilon-0/1/2/3
    No tournament record maintained

    Concurrent Beta/SL Email Championship
  • Beta 2001 (Squad Leader)

  • Four Round Swiss System, 18 starting players, 10/00 to
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Scenarios Beta-0/Beta-1/Beta-2/Beta-3
    ERIC PASS (3-0-1), Andy Dupras (3-0-1)
  • BPA/SL Email Championship (Squad Leader)

  • Four Round Swiss System, 18 starting players, 12/00 to
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Four scenario choices each round among Alpha, Beta, Delta, #1 and variants
    ANDY COWDERY (3-0-1), Dave VanBronkhorst (3-0-1)

  • BPA/CoI Email Championship (Cross of Iron)

  • Four Round Paired System, 16 starting players, 7/00 to 8/02 (4 games in 26 months)
    Karl Bodenheimer and Bill Thomson as playing Tournament Directors
    Scenarios: (using CoI rules) T-1/T-2/T-3/T-4
    unofficial: PETE POLLARD (4-0), Andy Dupras (3-1)

  • Summer in Russia VASL Tournament (Squad Leader)

  • Three Round Swiss System with playoff, 16 starting players, 6/00 to 9/00, playoff to 8/01 (3 games in 4 months)
    Alan Yngve as playing Tournament Director
    Scenarios (Mirnaya Derevnya): MD-0/MD-1/MD-2 and MD-3 in playoff (see AGWAV)
    Tie: DUNCAN GIBSON (2-0-2) and DAVE VanBRONKHORST (2-0-2)

    Concurrent Alpha/Delta 2000
  • Alpha 2000 (Squad Leader)
  • Four Round Swiss System, 18 starting players, 10/99 to
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Scenarios Alpha-0/Alpha-1/Alpha-2/Alpha-3
    ERIC PASS (4-0), Maggie May (3-1)
  • Delta 2000 (Squad Leader)
  • Four Round Swiss System, 18 starting players, 10/99 to
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Scenarios Delta-0/Delta-1/Delta-2/Delta-3
    PETE POLLARD (4-0), Howard Rosenberg (3-1)

  • Hasty Assault to 1999 (Squad Leader)

  • Five Round Swiss System, 34 starting players, 9/98 to 5/99 (5 games in 9 months)
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Scenarios Beta-0/Beta-1/Beta-2/Beta-3/Beta-choice
    DAN LEADER (4-0-1), Colin Baker (4-0-1), Jay Yanek (4-1)

  • Spring Maneuvers 1998 (Squad Leader)

  • Four Round Paired System, 10 starting players, 5/98 to 3/00 (4 games in 23 months)
    Bill Thomson as back-up player Tournament Director
    Scenarios: (half-bid) B13/B10/B11
    Three rounds completed, unofficial: PETE POLLARD (2-0), Jay Yanek (2-1)

  • Forced March to 1998 (Squad Leader)

  • Five Round Swiss System, 32 starting players, 9/97 to 3/98 (5 games in 7 months)
    Alan Yngve as non-player Tournament Director
    Scenarios Alpha-0/Alpha-0/Alpha-1/Alpha-1/Alpha-2(bid)
    MATT DAVIS (5-0), Jonathan Kenny (4-1), Duncan Gibson (4-1)

  • Cross of Iron Tournament (Cross of Iron)

  • Four Round Paired System, 6 starting players, 7/96 to 8/98 (4 games in 26 months)
    Bill Thomson as playing Tournament Director
    Scenarios: (half-bid)
    Three Rounds completed, unofficial: PETE POLLARD (3-0)

  • Spring Maneuvers 1996 (Squad Leader)

  • Four Round Swiss System, ?? starting players, 1/96 to 8/97 (4 games in 20 months)
    Alan Yngve and Bill Thomson as back-up player Tournament Directors
    Scenarios (half-bid) WG150/WG151/WG152/WG153
    unofficial: MARK MANITZAS (4-0), Chris Edwards (2-2)