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Grand Prix
2002 Grand Prix Reims

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Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour™-Venice Qualifier
November 30 – December 1, 2002

The Magic: The Gathering Grand Prix tournament series is an international circuit of large-scale Qualifier tournaments featuring cash prizes and multiple invitations to Pro Tour events.

PRE-REGISTRATION

You can now pre-register online for this exciting event!
Note that pre-registration closes 7 days before the event.


France : 04 79 96 47 61
e-mail : custserv-fr@hasbro.co.uk

UK : 0345 125599
e-mail : UK@wizards.com

Ireland : +44 1628 780 530

Italy : 02 38 09 33 56
e-mail : wotcit@tin.it

All other European countries : +32 70 233 277
e-mail : custserv@wizards.be

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE
Friday, November 29:
Registration from 4:00 - 8:00 P.M.
Saturday, November 30:
Late registration from 8:00 - 9:00 A.M. Tournament begins at 9:15 A.M. The Top 64 players advance to competition on Sunday.
Sunday, December 1:
Top 64 begin at 8:00, with six 50-minute Modified Swiss style rounds. The top 8 will immediately follow, with 90-minute limits for the quarter- and semifinals. The Finals will be untimed. Players must use the same Block Constructed deck and sideboard in all portions of the tournament.

TOURNAMENT LOCATION
Reims Champagne Congres
12, Boulevard Général Leclerc
51100 Reims
www.reimscongres.com

ENTRY FEE
10 €

TOURNAMENT
The main tournament at Grand Prix-Reims is open to Magic players of all ages, and will award invitations to Pro Tour - Houston to the top 8 players in the tournament. In the event that a player who wins an invitation to a Pro Tour stop at a Grand Prix has already qualified for an invitation, the invitation shall be extended to the next-best finisher in that Grand Prix. Previous qualification may be through a Qualifier tournament, through performance at a professional tournament, or by being an invited DCI player (valid upon the date of the official rank announcement for the appropriate professional tournament).

Amateur Status
A player is considered to have amateur status if he or she has 0 lifetime pro points. If a player has ever been awarded pro points from a Grand Prix, Pro Tour, or World Championship event, that player no longer has amateur status and is not eligible for amateur awards at Grand Prix or other tournaments.

Tournament Format
The format for Grand Prix - Reims is Extended. All DCI Extended rules and Magic Floor Rules will be enforced.

Tournament Structure
The tournament will be Modified Swiss style, with 50-minute rounds. The number of rounds will be determined by the number of participants in the tournament.

HEAD JUDGE
Mark Hernandez

PRIZE PAYOUT
Grand Prix-Reims will feature the standard "main tournament" prize schedule as well as a special "Amateur" prize schedule. The Amateur prizes will be paid to the highest-finishing amateur players in addition to any winnings those players receive from the main tournament prize schedule . All prizes are in U.S. Dollars.

Main Tournament Prize Schedule
Finish Prize
1 $2,400
2 $1,700
3 $1,200
4 $1,000
5-8 $800
9-16 $500
17-32 $250
Total: $17,500
Amateur Division Prize Schedule
Finish Prize
1 $1,500
2 $1,000
3-4 $700
5-8 $400
9-16 $250
Total: $7,500


MAGIC ARTIST
Rob Alexander

Accomodation
Name Address Tel/Fax Rating
BOYER-Les Crayères 64 boulevard H. Vasnier 03.26.82.80.80
03.26.82.65.52
****
Grand Hôtel des Templiers 22 rue des Templiers 03.26.88.55.08
03.26.27.80.60
****
Au Tambour 60 rue de Magneux 03.26.40.59.22
03.26.88.34.33
***
Best Western - Hôtel de la Paix 9 rue Buirette 03.26.40.04.08
03.26.47.75.04
***
Kyriad Reims Centre 7 et 9 rue du Général Sarrail 03.26.47.50.80
03.26.47.24.20
***
Grand Hôtel Continental 93 place Drouet d'Erlon 03.26.40.39.35
03.26.47.51.12
***
Grand Hôtel de l'Univers 41 boulevard Foch 03.26.88.68.08
03.26.40.95.61
***
Holiday INN - Garden Court 46 rue Buirette 03.26.78.99.99
03.26.78.99.90
***
Mercure Reims-Cathédrale 31 boulevard Paul Doumer 03.26.84.49.49
03.26.84.49.84
***
Mercure Reims - Parc des Expositions Route de Châlons 03.26.05.00.08
03.26.85.64.72
***
New Hôtel Europe 29 rue Buirette 03.26.47.39.39
03.26.40.14.37
***
Porte Mars 2 place de la République 03.26.40.28.35
03.26.88.92.12
***
Quality Hôtel 37 boulevard Paul Doumer 03.26.40.01.08
03.26.40.34.13
***
Hôtel Des Arcades 16 passage Subé 03.26.88.63.74
03.26.40.66.56
**
Ardenn'Hôtel 6, rue Caqué 03.26.47.42.38
06.26.09.48.56
**
Le Champagne 1, bd Général Leclerc 03.26.91.01.01
03.26.91.00.98
**
Azur 7 rue des Ecrevées 03.26.47.43.39
03.26.88.57.19
**
Le Baron 85 rue de Vesle 03.26.47.46.24
03.26.47.46.24
**
Le Bon Moine 14 rue des Capucins 03.26.47.33.64
03.26.40.43.87
**
Bristol 76 place Drouet d'Erlon 03.26.40.52.25
03.26.40.05.08
**
Campanile - Murigny avenue Georges Pompidou 03.26.36.66.94
03.26.49.95.40
**
De la Cathédrale 20 rue Libergier 03.26.47.28.46
03.26.88.65.81
**
Cecyl 24 rue Buirette 03.26.47.57.47
03.26.88.47.01
**
Cottage Hôtel rue Jacques Maritain 03.26.36.34.34
03.26.49.99.77
**
Crystal 86 place Drouet d'Erlon 03.26.88.44.44
03.26.47.49.28
**
Gambetta 13 rue Gambetta 03.26.47.22.00
03.26.47.22.43
**
Grand Hôtel du Nord 75 place Drouet d'Erlon 03.26.47.39.03
03.26.40.92.26
**
By Holiday Inn Express 21 boulevard Paul Doumer 03.26.78.88.50
03.26.79.88.51
**
Ibis - Centre 28 boulevard Joffre 03.26.40.03.24
03.26.88.33.19
**
Les Reflets Bleus 12 rue Gabriel Voisin 03.26.82.59.79
03.26.82.53.92
**
Le Saint-Nicaise 6 et 8 place Saint-Nicaise 03.26.85.01.26
03.26.49.07.79
**
Touring 17 ter boulevard Général Leclerc 03.26.47.38.15
03.26.84.95.90
**
Alhambra 38, rue E. Zola 03.26.47.27.70 *
Alsace 6 rue du Général Sarrail 03.26.47.44.08
03.26.47.44.52
*
Au Bon Accueil 31 rue de Thillois 03.26.88.55.74
03.26.05.12.38
*
Central Hôtel 16 rue des Telliers 03.26.47.30.08
03.26.86.87.76
*
Monopole 28 place Drouet d'Erlon 03.26.47.10.33
03.26.47.07.14
*
Parisien 3 rue Périn 03.26.47.32.89
03.26.86.81.39
*
Saint-André 46 avenue Jean Jaurès 03.26.47.24.16 *
Saint-Maurice 90 rue Gambetta 03.26.85.09.10
03.26.85.83.20
*
Thillois 17 rue de Thillois 03.26.40.65.65 *
Première Classe - Murigny avenue de Champagne 03.26.36.60.01
03.26.36.60.21
Centre International de Séjour de Reims Parc Léo Lagrange - Chaussée Bocquaine 03.26.40.52.60
03.26.47.35.70



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